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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and resorts to skulduggery to get their hands on it.

Airman —Colfer, Eoin.

In the late nineteenth century, when Conor Broekhart discovers a conspiracy to overthrow the king, he is branded a traitor, imprisoned, and forced to mine for diamonds under brutal conditions while he plans a daring esca...

Rube Goldberg's simple normal humdrum school day —George, Jennifer, 1960- author.

Follows a young Rube Goldberg from morning until night as he uses one complicated invention after another to "simplify" his life.

Frank Einstein and the antimatter motor —Scieszka, Jon.

In his Grandpa Al's garage workshop, child genius Frank Einstein tries to invent a robot that can learn on its own, and after an accident brings wisecracking Klink and overly expressive Klank to life, they set about help...

The fall guy —Fradkin, Barbara, 1947-

When handyman Cedric O'Toole is set up to take the fall for a murder he didn't commit, he will need all his inventive powers to save himself.

Robot revolution —Patterson, James, 1947- author.

"Robots on strike! Sammy's underappreciated mechanical helpers cause chaos in the house! It's up to Sammy and his disabled sister Maddie to keep the peace until his inventor mom reveals her secret project ... and why it ...

Honey, I shrunk the kids

Testing his project in the backyard, an inventor accidently shrinks his and his neighbor's kids.

Cloudy with a chance of meatballs

Flint Lockwood is a young inventor who dreams of creating something that will improve everyone's life. Sam Sparks is a weathergirl covering the town's weather phenomenon, but chooses to hide her intelligence behind a per...

Mary had a little lab —Fliess, Sue, author.

"Hoping for a friend, Mary invents a way to make a sheep, but when she starts making sheep for her new friends, chaos abounds"--Provided by publisher.

Seven minutes in heaven —James, Eloisa, author.

Highly sought for her premiere governesses, witty and elusive Eugenia Snowe clashes with brilliant inventor Ward Reeve, who resorts to everything including kidnapping to claim her heart.

MacGyver. Season 1

MacGyver is a secret agent whose wits are his deadliest weapon. Always prepared for adventure, he carries everyday items like a Swiss Army Knife and duct tape to improvise his way out of peril.

The jerk

A rags-to-riches-to-rags story. Navin Johnson, adopted son of a poor black sharecropper family, has invented some crazy inventions that lead him from rags to riches and right back to rags.

MacGyver. Season 4

MacGyver is a secret agent whose wits are his deadliest weapon. Always prepared for adventure, he carries everyday items like a Swiss Army Knife and duct tape to improvise his way out of peril.

The big ideas of Buster Bickles —Wasson, Dave, author.

From the moment he wakes up, Buster Bicke is full of big ideas but when he tries them out he never fails to get into trouble at home or in school, so his mother takes him to visit his Uncle Roswell, an inventor, who need...

The designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh —Laurens, Stephanie.

An inventor's daughter falls in love with an investor who has bet his fortune on the success of her father's last design.

Frank Einstein and the Electro-Finger —Scieszka, Jon, author.

"Frank Einstein (kid-genius scientist and inventor) and his best friend, Watson, along with intelligent robots Klink and Klank once again find themselves in competition with T. Edison, their classmate and archrival -- th...

Honey, I blew up the kid

In this sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, wacky inventor Wayne Szalinski accidentally zaps his son with a particle beam, causing the child to grow whenever coming into contact with electricity.

MacGyver. Season 3

MacGyver is a secret agent whose wits are his deadliest weapon. Always prepared for adventure, he carries everyday items like a Swiss Army Knife and duct tape to improvise his way out of peril.

Frank Einstein and the Bio-Action Gizmo —Scieszka, Jon, author.

Boy genius and inventor Frank Einstein and his robot pals Klink (intelligent) and Klank (sort-of intelligent) study the science of ecology and conservation as they try to stop classmate and archrival T. Edison and his lo...

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