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Jobs of the future : imaginative careers for forward-thinking kids / Sofia E. Rossi & Carlo Canepa ; illustrated by Luca Poli.

Rossi, Sofia E. (Author). Canepa, Carlo, (author.). Poli, Luca, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524870959
  • ISBN: 1524870951
  • Physical Description: 77 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Kansas City, Missouri : Andrews McMeel Publishing, c2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"i Lavori del futuro was originally published in Italy in 2020 by White Star Kids."--Colophon.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- The architect of impossible places -- The explorer of faraway planets -- The cloud hunter -- The plastics fisherman -- The plant whisperer -- The DNA tailor -- The master inventor -- The polar ice maker -- The programmer of conscious robots -- The waterless farmer -- The virus detective -- The sun sailor -- The cloner of the past -- The air sweeper -- The deep blue diver -- The alien spotter.
Summary, etc.:
"From chemistry and climatology to robotics and the arts, Jobs of the Future imagines professions that may one day be essential to preserving and improving life on Earth. Become a "plastics fisherman" and save the oceans from pollution! Or be a "cloud hunter" and help to slow global warming! Whatever their passion, children will discover a world of possibility in this colorful and inspiring guide to a wide range of futuristic careers."--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
8-10 years
Language Note:
Text in English, translated from the Italian.
Subject: Vocational guidance > Juvenile literature.
Occupations > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 3 of 4 copies available at Cass County.


  • 1 current hold with 8 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Garden City J 331.702 ROS 2022 (Text) 0002205424233 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville J 331.702 ROS 2022 (Text) 0002205424241 Juvenile Non-Fiction On holds shelf -
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center J 331.702 ROS 2022 (Text) 0002205424258 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill J 331.702 ROS 2022 (Text) 0002205424266 Juvenile Non-Fiction Reshelving -

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