WorldCat Identities

Simon, Seymour

Overview
Works: 402 works in 1,687 publications in 1 language and 155,021 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Photographs from space  Picture books  Instructional and educational works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Seymour Simon
Our solar system by Seymour Simon( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins, characteristics, and future of the sun, planets, moons, asteroids, meteoroids, and comets
The moon by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to Earth's closest neighbor, its composition, and man's missions to it. Illustrated with photographs of the moon taken in space
The heart : our circulatory system by Seymour Simon( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the heart, blood, and other parts of the body's circulatory system and explains how each component functions
Storms by Seymour Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the atmospheric conditions which create thunderstorms, hailstorms, lightning, tornadoes, and hurricanes and how violent weather affects the environment and people
The brain : our nervous system by Seymour Simon( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various parts of the brain and the nervous system and how they function to enable us to think, feel, move, and remember
Earthquakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the phenomenon of earthquakes, describing how and where they occur, how they can be predicted, and how much damage they can inflict
Lightning by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text explore the natural phenomenon of lightning
Volcanoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains, in simple terms, the characteristics of volcanoes and describes some famous eruptions and their aftermath
Tornadoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the location, nature, development, measurement, and destructive effects of tornadoes, as well as how to stay out of danger from them
Icebergs and glaciers by Seymour Simon( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the formation, movement, and different types of glaciers and icebergs and describes their effect on the world around them
Snakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of snakes
Wolves by Seymour Simon( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs present the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of wolves
The sun by Seymour Simon( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE SUN. In this completely updated edition of The Sun featuring beautiful full-color photographs, Seymour Simon presents a fascinating introduction to the star that is the center of our Solar System. Young readers will love exploring the wonders of the sun, from the constant nuclear explosions at its core to the sea of boiling gases that forms its surface. Ages 7+
Whales by Seymour Simon( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and illustrations, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of whales
Stars by Seymour Simon( Book )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the stars, their composition, and their characteristics. Grades K-3 and older readers. (Children's braille book club)
Sharks by Seymour Simon( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deep dive into shark infested waters, with spine-tingling photogarphs and a text that explores what makes these remarkable and often misunderstood creatures so fascinating. Clears up misconceptions about sharks, looks at various species, and discusses their characteristics and behavior
Gorillas by Seymour Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of various kinds of gorillas
Weather by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes, changing patterns, and forecasting of weather
Earth : our planet in space by Seymour Simon( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to the solar system and Earth's place in it, seasons, and Earth's topography. Contains photographs taken from space
Big cats by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of big cats
 
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Alternative Names
Seymour Simon American children's science writer

Seymour Simon Amerikaans schrijver

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Languages
English (346)

Covers
The moonThe heart : our circulatory systemStormsThe brain : our nervous systemEarthquakesLightningVolcanoesTornadoes