WorldCat Identities

Glover, David 1953 September 4-

Overview
Works: 262 works in 715 publications in 10 languages and 21,756 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Choose-your-own stories  Fiction  Adventure stories  FAQs  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: TJ147, 621.811
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Glover
Building by Andrew Haslam( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hands-on approach to learning how skyscrapers stay up, why a dam wall is curved, and other questions concerning building
Machines by Wendy Baker( Book )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces basic facts about the construction and function of simple machines with instructions for related experiments and projects
Time by Andrew Haslam( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Arabic and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated book of projects exploring the mysteries of time and how it is measured
Batteries, bulbs, and wires by David Glover( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses activities and projects to introduce how electricity and magnets work at home and in the everyday world, explores the scientific principles of light and sound, investigates the properties of air and water through experiments, examines the elements that make up the physical world and the properties and behavior of different kinds of matter
Space by Andrew Haslam( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated book of projects that demonstrate how the universe works
Diggers by David Glover( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations explain what diggers, also known as excavators, do and how they work
Tractors by David Glover( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations explain what tractors do and how they work
Trucks by David Glover( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations explain what trucks do and how they work
Bulldozers by David Glover( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations explain what bulldozers do and how they work
Flying and floating by David Glover( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In korte hoofdstukken met veel gekleurde tekeningen wordt verteld over zaken die met licht en water te maken hebben. Ieder hoofdstuk bevat ook een aantal proefjes die je zelf kunt uitvoeren. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
Solids and liquids by David Glover( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the composition and strength of materials, both solid and liquid, and features experiments, including chemical reactions
Cranes by David Glover( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations explain what cranes do and how they work
Pulleys and gears by David Glover( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the principles of pulleys and gears as simple machines, using examples from everyday life
The cavern of clues by David Glover( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fearsome pirate Black Beard has buried his gold and the reader must use math skills to find it
The museum of mysteries by David Glover( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Someone is trying to steal a famous treasure from the museum of mysteries, and the reader must prevent the theft by using math to solve number puzzles involving number patterns, factors and primes, fractions, place values, and more"--Provided by publisher
Levers by David Glover( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the principles of levers as simple machines, using examples from everyday life. Suggested level: primary
The mansion of mazes by David Glover( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Solve the mystery of a burglary at the mansion of mazes, using math to solve geometry puzzles involving shapes, space, and measurements"--
Bird by David Glover( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to caring for pet birds
Ramps and wedges by David Glover( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a variety of examples, from scissors and axes to zippers and hairpin turns, to demonstrate the power of the inclined plane and show how ramps and wedges make work and play easier
Wheels and cranks by David Glover( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the principles of wheels and cranks as simple machines, using examples from everyday life
 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.13 for Solids and ... to 0.43 for The cavern ...)

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Alternative Names
Glover, Dàibhidh 1953-

Glover, Dàibhidh, 1953 September 4-

Glover, David, 1953 Sept. 4-

جلوفر، دافيد، 1953-

ديفيد جلوفر، 1953-

غلوفر، دافيد، 1953-

글러버, 데이비드

Languages
English (154)

Spanish (21)

French (7)

Dutch (7)

Arabic (4)

Armenian (3)

German (2)

Catalan (2)

Czech (2)

Malay (1)

Covers
MachinesTimeBatteries, bulbs, and wiresSpaceDiggersTractorsTrucksBulldozers