Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World




      Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World
A riveting and beautifully designed YA biography that shows how a once bullied school boy became an iconic visionary who the New York Times described as arguably the most important and successful entrepreneur in the world Elon Musk is the visionary behind SpaceX and CEO of the electric car company Tesla He is working on unique and daring improvements to both public transit and solar energy And then, there s his highly publicized plans for colonizing MarsBut behind the mind blowing headlines and legendary drive is the story of a bullied and beaten school boy, who through creativity and determination decided to rewrite his story and find his own way to make the world a better place And to do so with a sense of fun and style.From hosting raves to pay for college to re writing the rules on space travel, Elon Musk has always gone his own way And now, award winning investigative journalist, Anna Crowley Redding takes readers on a well researched trip through Elon s life and accomplishments. Read Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World Author Anna Crowley Redding – heartforum.co.uk

Before diving into the deep end of writing books, Anna Crowley Redding s first career was as an Emmy award winning investigative television reporter, anchor, and journalist The recipient of multiple Edward R Murrow awards and recognized by the Associated Press for her reporting, Anna now focuses her stealthy detective skills on digging up great stories for young readers which, as it turns out, is her true passion Anna s books have been translated into Russian and Czech.


      Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World
 By Anna Crowley Redding IBN : 1250313627 Format : Hardcover – heartforum.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • 256 pages
  • Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World
  • Anna Crowley Redding
  • 25 January 2019
  • 1250313627

10 thoughts on “ Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World

  1. Nicola says:

    After listening to this audiobook all I can say is wow what a truly amazing man I have such a deep seated respect for him and all he has been through and it was a true joy to learnabout him and his life I already knew he was brilliant prior to listening to this but it has now been further reinforced and massively extended All I can say is kudos to you Elon Musk and Id recommend this podcast to anyone He certainly wasnt a man to have anything handed to him on a plate and he is the After listening to this audiobook all I can say is wow what a truly amazing man I have such a deep seated respect for him and all he has been through and it was a true joy to learnabout him and his life I already knew he was brilliant prior to listening to this but it has now been further reinforced and massively extended All I can say is kudos to you Elon Musk and...

  2. Candie says:

    2.5 stars A bit hard to rate this one I actually had no idea until I came on here to write this that this was supposed to be a young adult book it changed my opinion a bit for the better when I realized that I would actually even consider it middle grade I thought the information itself in the book was very interesting but I did not enjoy the writing style at all I found that it came across sounding kind of like a gossip column in a lot of spots Like it seemed to focus on the trivial 2.5 stars A bit hard to rate this one I actually had no idea until I came on here to write this that this was supposed to be a young adult book it changed my opinion a bit for the better when I realized that I would actually even consider it middle grade I thought the information itself in the book was very interesting but I did not enjoy the writing style at all I found that it came across sounding kind of like a gossip column in a l...

  3. Beth says:

    A good biography of Musk, starting with his childhood and then following him throughout his career The emphasis is on his businesses and creations, with sections devoted to the main people in his life slipped into various chapters along the way.I like the overview and the details of the risks and challenges of his various companies, but it seemed very accommodating of him Looking at the bibliography, a lot of the information is from interviews from him and other places where he told his story A good biography of Musk, starting with his childhood and then following him throughout his career The emphasis is on his businesses and creat...

  4. Fredrick Danysh says:

    This is a flattering biography of Elton Musk aand his vions in various areas The book is written in a style suitable for middle schoolers It does in a round about way offer encougagement for those who want t...

  5. Shauna Yusko says:

    I mean, its probably useful to compare and contrast with Trevor Noahs life growing up in South Africa A little too conversational and according to Rolling Stone magazine for me The audio is so annoying I abandoned that and went b...

  6. Nichole Tompkins says:

    A fascinating marvel biography of a real life Iron Man This book inspires the reader to dream, and take risks, as well as ponder personal financial goals A fascinating marvel biography of a real life Iron Man This book inspires the read...

  7. Laura Gardner says:

    Book 68 for 30booksummer was awesome annacrowleyredding.Like Google It, this biography is immensely readable and well structured Short chapters are interrupted by black one page bios of important figures in Musk s life I had no idea his mother was a professional model still at age 70 , as well as other intere...

  8. Kohen P says:

    Elon Musk a Mission to Save The World tells the story about Elon his plans and his journey It starts off from his childhood and it works his way up Telling stories about his rocket obsession learning to cement bricks and his insane love for books anything he could get his hands on he could read I think Anna Crowley Redding did a fantastic job, I am an eighth grader who likes these types of books and highly recommend it When he had his heart set to findbooks when he had nothing left to Elon Musk a Mission to Save The World tells the story about Elon his plans and his journey It starts off from his childhood and it works his way up Telling stories about his rocket obsession learning to cement bricks and his...

  9. Barbara says:

    Although I d heard the name Elon Musk before and knew that he was responsible for electric cars and possible space exploration of Mars, I didn t know much else about him I came away from this very complimentary biography feeling impressed with his determination, passion, and creativity but not knowing much about the man himself While it might have been painful to explore those early years when he didn t fit in and was bullied, doing so indepth than just a few passing references as is Although I d heard the name Elon Musk before and knew that he was responsible for electric cars and possible space exploration of Mars, I didn t know much else about him I came away from this very complimentary biography feeling impressed with his determination, passion, and creativity but not knowing much about the man himself While it might have been painful to explore those early years when he didn t fit in and was bullied, doing so indepth than just a few passing references as is seen here would have made his accomplishments and inspiration all thatimpressive The focus here seems to be on his businesses, pet projects, and innovations, which are arguably groundbreaking online banking, affordable public transportation, rockets that ca...

  10. Connor says:

    The reason I chose the biography of Elon Musk was my love for space and space exploration Which makes it quite hard to ignore his name floating around that topic Still, I didnt know much about him so I decided to readabout him through this book.What I liked about Elon Musk is the structure of the book, making it easy to read and understand Filling in and context or gaps in the writing with little boxes The author captures this sort of determination of a mood during the book making it The reason I chose the biography of Elon Musk was my love for space and space exploration Which ...

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