WorldCat Identities

Brown, Jordan

Overview
Works: 20 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 4,312 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Readers (Publications)  Trivia and miscellanea  Fiction  Biography  Miscellanea  Drama  Action and adventure films  War films 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jordan Brown
Crazy concoctions : a mad scientist's guide to messy mixtures by Jordan Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents simple science experiments and recipes for mixtures of varying viscosity
Micro mania : a really close-up look at bacteria, bedbugs & the zillions of other gross little creatures that live in, on & all around you! by Jordan Brown( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses microorganisms and other tiny creatures, including bacteria, protozoa, viruses, fleas, and plankton
Science stunts : fun feats of physics by Jordan Brown( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the laws of physics through twenty-five interactive experiments, including instant ice, straw symphony, and lemon liftoff
The thrills and chills of amusement parks by Jordan Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the science that powers favorite amusement park rides reveals why a rollercoaster does not need an engine and how bumper cars can move without gasoline
The innings and outs of baseball by Jordan Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Did you know that every time you watch a baseball game, you are watching some great examples of physics in action? Why exactly does the amount of spin on a pitch determine how far a ball can be hit? And what's the scientific reason that using pine tar on the bat makes it easier to grip? Learn all about the science behind America's favorite pastime in this fact-fil led Level 3 Ready-to-Read!
Unmasking the science of superpowers! by Jordan Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Did you know that advancements in robotics could soon make super-powered suits a reality? Or that some people have a rare gene that gives them superstrong bones? Hold onto your cape, you're about to become an expert on the high-flying science behind super powers!"--
How airplanes get from here ... to there! by Jordan Brown( Book )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn all about the soaring science behind aerodynamic airplanes"--Publisher
Robo world : the story of robot designer Cynthia Breazeal by Jordan Brown( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and achievements of robot designer Cynthia Breazeal
Fooled ya! : how your brain gets tricked by optical illusions, magicians, hoaxes & more by Jordan Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the variety of ways our brains can trick us, from optical illusions to magicians' masterful use of misdirection to strategies used by con artists. Learn why you can't always trust your brain, so you'll be less likely to be swindled, hoodwinked, or bamboozled. Learn how your brain gets tricked by the world around you, and how you can train yourself to be a better, more critical thinker
Starry, starry night by Jordan Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why do stars twinkle in the sky, but planets don't? Jet, Sydney, and Sean are about to find out during the best sleepover ever!"--
Journey to Pluto by Jordan Brown( Book )

3 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jet and his friends are going on a journey to Pluto! Come along and learn about the dwarf planet way out at the edge of our solar system"--Page [4] of cover
American soldiers( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During a routine sortie in Iraq, a U.S. patrol is ambushed and the young soldiers are forced to put their training skills into action-fast. A determined with superior local knowledge, the Fedayeen insurgents soon draw them into close quarter combat and a desparate fight for survival. Battered and hopeless, the devastated and weary soldiers can only find one reason to go on; staying alive at any cost."--Insert
The Ghostwriter detective guide 2 : more tools and tricks of the trade by Jordan Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn tricks that some of the all-time great detectives use, plus lots of other sneaky stuff. Includes activities such as making a decoder card, spotting counterfeit money, getting a "lip print" off a glass, and watching people secretly
Movie marvels : film facts you'll flip for by Jordan Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do you know about the movies? Get the inside scoop when you and the Ghostwriter Team go to a movie marathon party
Gone tomorrow( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years after taking the fall for his younger brother, a tormented ex-con flees parole to find his kidnapped baby niece. One step ahead of the police, and one behind an unraveling criminal syndicate, he must once again sacrifice everything in the name of family
Captive by Paul Klee( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective wanted for murder, kidnaps a skilled journalist and holds him captive for a night, in a race to reveal and destroy the corruption plaguing the city
Ocean exploration by Jordan Brown( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet three famous ocean explorers -- Jacques Cousteau, Robert Ballard, and Sylvia Earle -- and discover what makes the deep sea such a fascinating world."--
Science of fun stuff by Jordan Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Did you know that advancements in robotics could soon make super-powered suits a reality? Or that some people have a rare gene that gives them superstrong bones? Hold onto your cape, you're about to become an expert on the high-flying science behind super powers!"--
Ice cream adventures by Jordan Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet flavor wizards who concoct ice cream flavors that go way beyond vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry. These pros take chances and risk failure in pursuit of success. People flock to their stores to lick off beat flavors such as red hot banana, pumpkin cheesecake, and maple bacon."--page 4 of cover
Crazy contraptions by Jordan Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Failure is fun! Or at least it can be when you're creating a Rube Goldberg Machine (RGM). These crazy homemade machines use a bunch of silly steps and chain reactions to accomplish a simple task. Learn the secrets of how to make your own."--page 4 of cover
 
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Micro mania : a really close-up look at bacteria, bedbugs & the zillions of other gross little creatures that live in, on & all around you!
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Robo world : the story of robot designer Cynthia BreazealThe Ghostwriter detective guide 2 : more tools and tricks of the tradeMovie marvels : film facts you'll flip for
Alternative Names
Brown, Jordan D.

Languages
English (68)