WorldCat Identities

Riley, Peter D.

Overview
Works: 186 works in 541 publications in 1 language and 18,062 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  History  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: TA403.2, 580
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter D Riley
Electricity by Peter D Riley( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the main scientific principles of electricity and presents experiments to show how it works
Forces and movement by Peter D Riley( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the basic science behind forces and movement and presents experiments to show how they work
Materials by Peter D Riley( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to various types of materials and their different properties
Food chains by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the basic science behind food chains and presents experiments to show how they work
Sound by Peter D Riley( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to different kinds of sounds and how they are produced
Plant life by Peter D Riley( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces basic scientific principles of botany and plant physiology and presents experiments to show how they work
Magnetism by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the basic science behind magnetism and presents experiments to show how it works
Senses by Peter D Riley( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to the five senses
Circuits & conductors by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces children to the concepts of circuits and conductors, explaining how they work and presenting simple experiments to help children understand their basic functions
Magnets by Peter D Riley( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different kinds of magnets and uses simple experiments to explain how magnetism works
Space by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to space, discussing galaxies, stars, planets, orbit, spacecraft, and other related topics and providing instructions for related experiments
Life cycles by Peter D Riley( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept that all living things go through stages that together are known as a life cycle
Light and color by Peter D Riley( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the scientific principles of light and color, including explanations of where light comes from, reflected light, colors in nature, and how the eye works
The earth in space by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the solar system, its planets, and the Earth's place in it
Light and dark by Peter D Riley( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to light, various sources of light, and shadows
All about gases by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about different types of gases
Solids & liquids by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the scientific concepts of solids and liquids
Plants by Peter D Riley( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to various kinds of plants and the basic concepts related to growing plants
Materials and processes by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and activities demonstrate that materials are solids, liquids, or gases, and while they have special distinguishing features called properties, they can be changed in ways known as processes
1000 things you should know about plants by John Farndon( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the scientific aspects of the world of plants is full of colorful illustrations and presented in an engaging format
 
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Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.20 for Light and ... to 0.46 for Materials ...)

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Alternative Names
Riley Peter 1947-....

Riley, Peter D

بيتر ريلي، 1947-

رايلي، بيتر، 1947-

라일리, 피터

ライリー, ピーター

Languages
English (120)

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Forces and movementMaterialsFood chainsSoundPlant lifeMagnetismSensesCircuits & conductors