Larry Page and Sergey Brin

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Discover how Larry Page and Sergey Brin started out as two ordinary computer science graduate students at Stanford University, but together, created Google, the world's most powerful information search engine on the Internet. Readers will learn about the power of innovation, creativity and tech smarts.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 005.1092'2
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 7.6
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602790704), PDF (9781602792050), ePub (9781631378874), Hosted ebook (9781602792050H), Kindle (9781631371868)
Copyright 2008
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics

Author: James M. Flammang

James M. Flammang is a journalist and the author of two dozen books. He writes about technology, business, and consumer issues. His specialties have ranged from cars to electronic gadgets to computers. Because of his interest in ideas that affect peopleā€˜s lives, and in the people who develop big ideas, Flammang enjoyed researching the lives of the two founders of Google. This is his third book for young readers. Flammang lives in Chicago, but travels extensively for both business and pleasure. His own Web site, Tirekicking Today, has been at www.tirekick.com since 1995.

Content Adviser: Josh McHugh

Contributing Editor, Wired, San Francisco, California

  • Introduction
  • An Early Start
  • Choosing Careers in Information Technology
  • Google Inc. Is Born and Grows Fast
  • Giving Back to the Community
  • Google's Legacy and Future Plans
  • Timeline
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author