WorldCat Identities

Pyke, Jeremy

Overview
Works: 66 works in 115 publications in 3 languages and 3,280 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Other, Author
Classifications: TL547, 629.224
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeremy Pyke
Megafast trucks by John Farndon( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each spread of this high-energy book profiles a different monster truck and delves into records it has broken, races it has won, and other amazing feats related to its speed."--Provided by publisher
Extreme hurricanes and tornadoes by John Farndon( )

2 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine facing a wall of water 9 metres high or winds of 300 km/h. When an extreme storm hits, one thing is certain: the damage and destruction will be extreme. The unleashed power can flatten homes, drown low-lying land in torrential rain, and throw cars about like toys. Discover the worst that hurricanes and tornadoes can do, how and where they happen, and all about the drone and satellite technology used for tracking them - and about the brave storm chasers who race towards danger
Megafast cars by John Farndon( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jump behind the wheel of the sleekest, swiftest automobiles, both on and off the race track. Prepare to burn up the tarmac in the Bugatti Veyron the latest version of the first supercar reaches 269 mph (433 km/h)! Race in the Ultimate Aero, whose carbon-fiber body weighs less than its driver. Get an adrenaline rush in the jet-powered Thrust SSC, it carries the world land speed record of 760.343 mph (1,223.65 km/h)! These streamlined supercars blast off the page in true-to-life illustrations alongside facts about top design technology, such as wind-tunnel testing and scissor doors
Megafast planes by John Farndon( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each spread of this high-energy book profiles a different plane and delves into records it has broken, stunts it has performed, and other amazing feats related to its speed"--Provided by publisher
Megafast motorcycles by John Farndon( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains facts and illustrations on some of the world's fastest motorcycles found both on and off the race track
Canals and waterways by Chris Oxlade( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at canals and waterways in many parts of the world, along with activities, models, and experiments
Ships and shipwrecks by Steven Blackman( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Malay and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces a variety of boats and ships, recounts famous shipwrecks, and discusses safety on board. Includes related activities and projects
Planes and flight by Steven Blackman( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes some of the different devices, including hot air balloons, gliders, airplanes, and jets, used to get people into the air. Includes various projects. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Our solar system by Peter D Riley( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations, transparencies, and text provide information about the planets, stars, moons,and other features of the solar system
Everyday things by Chris Oxlade( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the technology of everyday things, and includes projects on making a weighing machine, loom, sand timer, combination lock, and model furniture
Land transportation by Steven Blackman( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in Malay and English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, design, and technology of land transportation. Includes related activities and projects
Megafast monster trucks by John Farndon( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climb up, up into the cabs of the world's fastest trucks - they may be big but these machines can really move. Detailed illustrations take you close up to these, agile, fleet-footed beasts, while bite-sized facts focus on features such as jet propulsion, turbo-charging and great truck racers
Megafast superbikes by John Farndon( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superbikes Test ride the Lotus C-O1, the electric Lightning LS218, the Kawasaki H2R Ninja and more, to reach speeds up to 218 mph. Find out about racers, race tracks and engines
Megafast supercars by John Farndon( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supercars Compare the Swedish Koenigsegg Agera R (0-62 mph in 2.8 secs), the SCC Ultimate Aero (one of the USA's fastest), the Bugatti Veyron and more - and check out the ultimate land speed records
Land transport by Steven Blackman( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the development of land vehicles and the technology they use, and provides suggestions for practical projects such as making a model vehicle, designing road signs, and designing a dashboard. Suggested level: intermediate
El sistema solar by Peter D Riley( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viaja entre los planetas, lunas y asteroides en una increible exploracion a traves del espacio. La original ventana transparente to lleva desde el ardient Sol hasta el distante y frio Pluton. Los textos explicativos combinan la informacion con las attractivas ilustraciones que to ponen en contacto con el misterio de los planetas vecinos. -p.4 of cover
Big yellow bus( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bus diven by a dog drops off alligators, penguins, monkeys, bears, hippopotami and elephants at different locations. They meet at the lost and found to recover items they left on the bus. The phrase "God loves us very much is repeated on each leave
Big busy plane( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, ill on inside covers. - Board book
Big busy fire engine by Gill Davies( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woods & forests by Jane Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ships and shipwrecks
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Our solar systemEveryday thingsLand transportationEl sistema solarBig busy planeBig busy fire engine
Languages
English (53)

Malay (4)

Spanish (3)