WorldCat Identities

Arnold, Nick

Overview
Works: 356 works in 1,050 publications in 21 languages and 18,343 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Humor  History  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer, Creator, Redactor
Classifications: Q163, 612
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nick Arnold
The stunning science of everything : science with the squishy bits left in! by Nick Arnold( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated, humorous introduction to the basic fields of science
Nasty nature by Nick Arnold( Book )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the animal world, focusing on the funny, fascinating and horrible aspects. Examples include: why vultures have bald heads and what kind of frog lives in a toilet. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Fatal forces by Nick Arnold( Book )

31 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out what keeps the moon in the sky, how quickly your fingernails grow, and what happens when an apple smacks a scientist on the noggin! With fantastic fact files and quirky quizzes, teacher tests and crazy cartoons. Learn about the scientists who discovered "Smashing Speed", "Gruesome Gravity", and "Facts about Friction". Tons of interesting facts about the forces of nature are packed into this latest installment in the Horrible Science series
Ugly bugs by Nick Arnold( Book )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the fascinating insects as they go under the magnifying glass
Chemical chaos by Nick Arnold( Book )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of chemistry, focusing on the funny, fascinating, and horrible aspects. Examples include why glass eyes aren't really made of glass, what would make the worst stink bomb ever, and how to make your own toothpaste. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Disgusting digestion by Nick Arnold( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science with even more squishy bits left in! Horrible Science is getting a make-over! With a fantastic new cover look and extra horrible bits at the back of the book, these best-selling titles are sure to be a huge hit with a new generation of Horrible Science readers
Shocking electricity by Nick Arnold( Book )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores interesting elements of electricity including such things as, how an electric eel can give you a nasty shock, why electricity keeps your heart beating, which scientist gave electric shocks to his eyeballs and how magnets help some birds to fly. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Microscopic monsters by Nick Arnold( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packed with facts about the tiny world of microbes - viruses, bacteria, amoebas, they're all here, as well as many other diminutive creepy-crawlies
Blood, bones and body bits by Nick Arnold( Book )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science with the squishy bits left in! Are you dying to find out where your food goes? What happens when a boil bursts? Why dead people need a haircut? Which animals live on your eyelashes?
Space, stars and slimy aliens by Nick Arnold( Book )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoom around the planets with Oddblob the alien, find out which galaxies eat each other and see if you've got what it takes to be a staggering stargazer. With fact files, quirky quizzes and crazy cartoons, this book is out of this world!
Killer energy by Nick Arnold( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of energy, focusing on the funny, fascinating, and horrible aspects. Includes fact files and questions
Deadly diseases by Nick Arnold( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes and treatment of a variety of microbial diseases, focusing on the funny, fascinating and horrible aspects. Examples include: what happened when a nurse drank diarrhoea, which scientist used eyeballs as food for bacteria, and why deadly cholera makes your skin turn blue. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Measly medicine by Nick Arnold( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Check out some rotten remedies from days gone by, visit stome really horrible hospitals and practise your surgery skills on a melon!
The body owner's handbook by Nick Arnold( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how the human body works, focusing on the funny, fascinating, and horrible aspects, and explains how to care for it. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Painful poison by Nick Arnold( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover how can you turn your brother into a zombie slave and why you are breathing poison right now. With a fantastic new cover look and extra horrible bits at the back of the book, this best-selling title is sure to be a huge hit with a new generation of "Horrible Science" readers
Evil inventions by Nick Arnold( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You will discover why someone invented a head chopping machine operated by a sheep and who need to use a toilet snorkel!
Bulging brains by Nick Arnold( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the functions of the nervous system, focusing on the funny, fascinating, and horrible aspects. Examples include: what a fresh brain really smells like, why chopping your brain in half needn't be fatal, and whether girls or boys are smarter. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
House of Horrors by Nick Arnold( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get up close and horrible with Horrible Science. Take a look under the microscope to see what tiny horrors lurk in your house including fleas, dust mites and mind-boggling microbes. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Really rotten experiments by Nick Arnold( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever wanted to experiment with the sick side of science? 'Really Rotten Experiments' is packed with loud, noisy, wet and soggy experiments that are guaranteed to make your friends and teachers squirm
Frightening light by Nick Arnold( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the properties of light and sight, focusing on the funny, fascinating and horrible aspects. Examples include: why dead bodies can make glowing lights, what stops your eyeballs from falling out, how eclipses turn day into night, why rattlesnakes can still find you in the dark, and what makes your legs look bendy in the swimming pool. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
 
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The stunning science of everything : science with the squishy bits left in!
Alternative Names

controlled identityRoland, Robert, 1961-

Arnold, Nick

Arnolds, Niks

Nick Arnold Brits schrijver

Nick Arnold divulgatore scientifico britannico

Nick Arnold écrivain britannique

Nick Arnold escritor británico

Roland, Robert.

Roland, Robert 1961-

ארנולד, ניק.

ארנולד, ניק. דק מיכאל. דה סולס, טוני

ניק ארנולד סופר בריטי

ارنولد، نيك

أرنولد، نيك، 1961-

نك ارنولد

نك أرنولد، 1961-

نیک آرنولد نویسنده بریتانیایی

아낙덕

아놀드, 닉

アーノルド, ニック

尼克·阿諾

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Nasty natureFatal forcesUgly bugsChemical chaosDisgusting digestionShocking electricityMicroscopic monstersBlood, bones and body bits