WorldCat Identities

Spilsbury, Louise

Overview
Works: 1,230 works in 3,899 publications in 4 languages and 113,261 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Illustrated works  Instructional and educational works  History  Trivia and miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Contributor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louise Spilsbury
Sweeping tsunamis by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses the causes of tsunamis, the destruction that tsunamis can bring, and the work of emergency services and aid organizations to people affected by tsunamis
Howling hurricanes by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what hurricanes are, what causes them, and where they occur; discusses what happens during an hurricane and who helps afterwards; and considers whether hurricanes can be predicted. Includes case studies
Shattering earthquakes by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces earthquakes, describing what causes them, where they occur, how they are measured, the kinds of damage they do, and how people can prepare for them
Violent volcanoes by Louise Spilsbury( )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what volcanoes are, what causes them, and where they occur; discusses what happens during a volcano eruption and who helps afterwards; and considers whether volcanoes can be predicted or prevented. Includes case studies
The true cost of fashion by Louise Spilsbury( )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the business behind fashion, covering the supply chain, the conditions of workers around the world, who makes money on the final product, and what environmental impacts fashion purchases have on the planet
Terrifying tornadoes by Louise Spilsbury( )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what tornadoes are, what causes them, and where and when they occur; discusses what happens during a tornado and who helps afterwards; and considers whether tornadoes can be predicted. Includes case studies
Fossils by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about fossils, what they are and how they are formed
Electricity by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out where electricity comes from and how it gets to us. Which materials are good conductors and which ones are good insulators? Includes three simple activities or experiments to try
Crystals by Richard Spilsbury( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about crystals, what they are, how they are formed, and what they can be used for
Poverty and hunger by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and French and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to poverty and hunger answers such questions as what hunger and poverty are, how people around the world are affected by both, and how readers can help them
Minerals by Richard Spilsbury( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what minerals are, how they form, what types there are, how we use them, and how we find them
Soil by Richard Spilsbury( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how rocks become soil, the importance of soil in the environment, and the physical characteristics of different kinds of soils
A mob of meerkats, and other mammal groups by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the behaviors and daily life of a meerkat mob, as well as their habitat, environmental threats, and the advantages of group living
Raging floods by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the causes and effects of floods and the work of emergency services and aid organizations to people affected by floods
Plant parts by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the world of plants and the various parts of specific plants, such as flower, seed, roots, trunk, and more
Light and sound by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out how light and sound move. Why can't astronauts hear each other in space? What is sonar? Why do cats see well in low light? Includes simple activities or experiments to try
Cells by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out where electricity comes from and how it gets to us. Which materials are good conductors and which ones are good insulators? Includes three simple activities or experiments to try
Energy by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out about potential energy and kinetic energy. How does heat move from one substance to another? Why is renewable energy so important? Includes three simple activities or experiments to try
Plant growth by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about how plants grow, looking at what they need to survive and thrive, how they make food, and what happens when they die. Includes activities and a glossary
Animals in danger in Europe by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to a range of endangered animals found in Europe, with basic facts about each animal, and also why the animal's habitat is threatened
 
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Howling hurricanesShattering earthquakesViolent volcanoesThe true cost of fashionTerrifying tornadoesFossilsElectricityCrystals
Alternative Names

controlled identityStewart, Louise Kay

Spilsbury, Louise 1963-

سبيلسبيري، لويس

لويز سبيلسبيري

스필스버리, 루이스

스필스베리, 루이스

スピルズベリー, ルイーズ

Languages
English (203)

Chinese (12)

Spanish (4)

French (3)