From science and music to business and brains, HP Newquist has written more than two dozen books for both children and adults. His books have received numerous awards and citations, and have been translated into languages as diverse as Korean, kanji, Arabic, Mandarin, and Indonesian. He has written about artificial intelligence for more than three decades, has written and directed music documentaries, and has spoken at events around the world on everything from guitars to smart machines. In addition to his writing, he is the founder and executive director of The National GUITAR Museum.

Newquist's books.


Here is a short list of his books:


The BEHEMOTH Website

The Brain Makers
From Here To There
The Book Of Chocolate
Abracadabra: The Story Of Magic Through The Ages
The Book Of Blood
Here There Be Monsters
This Will Kill You: A Guide to the Ways in Which We Go
The Way They Play Series
The Human Body: Invention & Impact
The Great Brain Book
Virtual Reality
Legends Of Rock Guitar
Music & Technology
For Boys Only
Yahoo! The Ultimate Desk Reference

Newquist has won numerous awards for his books.

• Two Books Named In the Top 22 Best Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Books of 2018. Nearly 400 books were considered, and only 22 were chosen. Two of those 22 were Newquist's books.
They were chosen by the National Science Teachers Association, CBC, American Society for Engineering Education, the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association, and the Society of Elementary Presidential Awardees
• 4X Award Winner: National Science Teachers Association "Outstanding Science Book"
• American Association for the Advancement of Science's "Science Books & Films Prize For Excellence In Science Finalist
• The Magnolia Prize
• New York Public Library Award: "Books For The Teen Age"
• 2X Library Guild Journal Selections
• VOYA Nonfiction Honor 2018

His books can be seen by clicking here on the CHOCOLATE Book:


Newquist is the founder of

The National GUITAR Museum

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Click on the logo here to go the museum's website.

His writing on Artificial Intelligence can be found by clicking the image of

"The Brain Makers."

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To contact HP Newquist about his books, for speaking engagements, and interviews,
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