Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future, Young Readers' Edition (MP3 CD)
A real-life superhero There are few people in history who could match Elon Musk's relentless drive and imaginative vision. A modern combination of famous inventors and industrialists like Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Steve Jobs, Elon is the man behind SpaceX, Tesla, SolarCity, and PayPal. He has dedicated his energy and money to inventing a future that is as rich and far-reaching as a science-fiction fantasy. In this lively biography, adapted for young readers, journalist Ashlee Vance offers a firsthand look into the remarkable life of Silicon Valley's most daring person.Written with exclusive access to Elon, his family, and his friends, this book traces Elon's journey from a kid in South Africa to a young man in the United States, his dramatic technical inventions, and his world-changing companies. Elon has sparked new levels of innovation in the world. His drive and vision have led him to revolutionize three industries at once: space, automotive, and energy.