This picture book for older readers is a really great example of entertaining non-fiction.  It tells the story of George Ferris, who as a young inventor, built the world's first Ferris Wheel for the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. His engenuity and perseverance will inspire children as they too are given all the materials needed in this Bindle to engineer their own ferris wheel.

Mr. Ferris and His Wheel