WorldCat Identities

Basher, Simon

Overview
Works: 129 works in 406 publications in 4 languages and 20,874 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Pictorial works  Tables (Data)  Constitutions  Constitution  Biography  Trivia and miscellanea  Fiction  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: QD467, 546.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simon Basher
The periodic table by Adrian Dingle( Book )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Web-style "homepages" introduce to budding chemists each of the chemical elements from the periodic table, complete with witty and informative profiles written by the elements themselves
Chemistry by Simon Basher( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Imagine chemistry as a community of dynamic characters, each with its own personality. This book is your essential guide to the explosive guys who fizz, react, and combine to make up everything around us" -- p. [4] of cover
Rocks and minerals by Dan Green( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces rocks and minerals, including how rocks are formed, meteorites crash to Earth, and plants and animals are fossilized
Biology : [life as we know it!] by Dan Green( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature's building blocks have never been more sociable than in this newest offering from the creators of The Periodic Table and Physics. From cells to DNA, from viruses to mammals, from chlorophyll to flowers and fruit, and including the human body's parts and systems, Biology is a single volume BIO101 course. Distinctive characters, a creative pallette, and straight- forward text make it all clear--and fun!
ABC kids by Simon Basher( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the letters of the alphabet through illustrations and alliterative text that places characters in silly, humorous situations
Astronomy by Dan Green( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains individual profiles of major celestial bodies and concepts in the universe, each with scientific facts and an anime-style portrait
Algebra & geometry : anything but square! by Dan Green( Book )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses cartoon-style characters to explain the basics of algebra and geometry, discussing such concepts as numbers, shapes, equations, relations, functions, and graphs
Planet earth by Daniel Gilpin( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents concepts in earth sciences using lively descriptions and cartoon illustrations personifying each concept
U.S. presidents by Dan Green( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With quirky facts and enlightening articles that bring history to life, this volume presents the nation's leaders as they've never been seen before. Every president, from George Washington to the winner of the 2012 election, has his own entry and speaks directly to the reader
Physics : [why matter matters! by Dan Green( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mixes science and art to bring the world of physics to life, with a gaggle of wacky characters to explain the building blocks of our universe
Space exploration by Dan Green( Book )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2019 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses cartoon-style characters to introduce readers to topics related to space exploration and the spacecraft that have been used for it
Punctuation by Mary Frances Budzik( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of wacky characters explain how to use English language puctuation marks correctly
Math by Dan Green( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents mathematical concepts using lively descriptions and cartoon illustrations personifying each concept
Oceans by Dan Green( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine the oceans as an underwater world with a crew of quirky characters lurking in the depths. This book is your essential guide to the mysterious guys who are waiting to make a splash
Technology : [a byte-size world!] by Dan Green( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents brief explanations of inventions used in our everyday modern lives
Extreme physics by Dan Green( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Get to know the universe on a different scale entirely and meet the characters that hold it all together!"--Page 4 of cover
Mythology by Mary Frances Budzik( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces ancient Greek, Norse, Egyptian, and Roman mythologies, including Zeus, father of the Greek gods, Norse Freyja, goddess of love, beauty, war, and death, and Egyptian Bastet, goddess of cats
Dinosaurs by Dan Green( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles a variety of dinosaurs, including the iguanodon, parasaurolophus, and tyrannosaurus rex
Engineering by Tom Jackson( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Crammed with mega machines, breathtaking buildings, and all the technology in between, this book has the real insider view on engineering"--Provided by publisher
Grammar by Mary Frances Budzik( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses cartoon-style characters to explain basic concepts in grammar, discussing such topics as parts of speech, sentence structure, and grammatical agreement
 
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The periodic table
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ChemistryRocks and mineralsBiology : [life as we know it!]ABC kidsAstronomyAlgebra & geometry : anything but square!Planet earthPhysics : [why matter matters!
Alternative Names
Bašers, Saimons

Basher

Simon Basher English writer, iluustrator and artist

Simon Basher escritor de lliteratura infantil británicu

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