1. PF Contest - Win "Conquering the Physics GRE" book! Click Here to Enter
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Any recommendation for started physics book (to generate interest)

  1. Feb 19, 2009 #1
    as a present for a grade 8 junior,

    something basic yet interesting enough to spark her interest.

    any suggestions

  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 19, 2009 #2


    User Avatar
    Gold Member

    Try Paul Hewitt book conceptual physics, I heard it's best for all ages:
    http://www.conceptualphysics.com/pghewitt.shtml [Broken]
    Last edited by a moderator: May 4, 2017
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook