Markus Persson (Notch)

Tamra Orr (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624691201

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Description

Minecraft - its a game that everyone knows. Either they play it now, used to play it, or know someone who plays it. It is the kind of game that inspires worlds. Markus Persson was a quiet kid in school. He didn't play sports or go on dates, but instead spent time learning how to write computer code. His talent created one of the most popular games in history. Find out why in this story about a young man who had a brand new idea.

Reading Level
Lexile
980L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
6.6
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Biographies Games & Activities High Interest
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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