WorldCat Identities

Riley, Peter D.

Overview
Works: 185 works in 564 publications in 1 language and 17,379 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  History 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter D Riley
Electricity by Peter D Riley( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 966 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 )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 525 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
Materials by Peter D Riley( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 341 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 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 325 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 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about different types of gases
Light and dark by Peter D Riley( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to light, various sources of light, and shadows. How are shadows made? Light and Dark introduces young scientists to the long and short of shadows and uses everyday objects to show how light and dark affect what we see and how we see it
Earth, moon & sun by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces simple facts about the solar system, with a special emphasis on the earth and moon
Materials and processes by Peter D Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 256 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
Light by Peter D Riley( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to light, including information on light sources, how lenses work, how color is produced, and how mirrors work, and contains eleven different experiments
 
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Alternative Names
Riley Peter 1947-....

Riley, Peter D

Riley, Peter David, 1947-

بيتر ريلي، 1947-

رايلي، بيتر، 1947-

라일리, 피터

ライリー, ピーター

Languages
English (139)

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Forces and movementLight and colorMaterialsSoundFood chainsPlant lifeMagnetismLife cycles