WorldCat Identities

Smith, Alastair 1964-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 418 publications in 3 languages and 9,317 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Toy and movable books  Pictorial works  Trivia and miscellanea  Lift-the-flap books  Humor  Illustrated works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Publishing director, Creator
Classifications: QB46, 520
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alastair Smith
The Usborne complete book of astronomy & space by Lisa Miles( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces our universe, our solar system, its planets, moons, asteroids, comets, the stars, constellations, and astronomy facts
The Usborne complete book of drawing by Nigel Reece( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a comprehensive guide to drawing and painting subjects ranging from people and animals to dinosaurs and buildings
The Usborne book of papercraft by Alastair Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a wide range of over 50 paper projects, including paper houses, 3-D pictures, greeting cards, masks, and flying origami toys
How are babies made? by Alastair Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover how a baby forms inside its mother. Lift the flaps on the pages to see the baby changing as it grows ... and grows ... and grows!"--Cover back
The Usborne big book of experiments by Alastair Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and French and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities include testing your eyes, making electricity, bending light and weather watching
Mixtures & compounds by Alastair Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the science of mixtures and compounds, with explanations of scientific terms, experiments and activities, study guides, and links to helpful Internet sites
What happens to your food? by Alastair Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the digestive system and shows how food slips and slides through the body
How to draw people by Alastair Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes ideas for drawing people in lots of situations and styles, with the help of clearly explained drawing stages and using a variety of coloring methods
The Usborne rainy day book by Alastair Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents instructions for different kinds of handicrafts to make indoors
On the beach by Alastair Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lift the flaps in this book to discover what you can find at the seashore
Dinosaurs by Alastair Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lift the flaps in this book to discover how dinosaurs lived and what their world was like
The Usborne internet-linked book of astronomy & space by Lisa Miles( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the planets and other components of the solar system, offers brief biographies of key astronomers, describes stellar types and life cycles, and discusses eighty-eight constellations. These books open up worlds inaccessible to the naked eye. Fascinating yet practical, beginner's guides with an abundance of amazing photographs and realistic illustrations. Include clearly explained activities, experiments and projects. Astronomy and Space gives you a breath-taking surface-eye view of the planets. See stars exploding, black holes forming, and zoom through the solar system with comets and asteroids. Navigate the night sky using our clear, detailed maps. This updated edition shows you the universe, using the latest amazing information from astronomers around the world, and space probes around the galaxy. This book also includes practical information on home astronomy and buying and using equipment. See X-ray images of the sun, learn about eclipses and see the International Space Station in orbit on the Quicklinks Website
On the farm by Alastair Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A LIFT-THE-FLAP PICTURE BOOK
The Usborne internet-linked library of science by Alastair Smith( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

-- Contain experiments, activities, A-Z dictionary, review questions and suggested Web sites for each topic
How to draw maps and charts by Pam Beasant( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Projects range from accurately-scaled maps of an existing area to fantasy maps, such as a pirate treasure map
The Usborne book of classroom jokes( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A joke book all about the perennially popular subject of schools and teachers. Brightly illustrated, it seeks to keep children laughing from cover to cover
The Usborne book of astronomy & space by Lisa Miles( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the universe, solar system, stars, and constellations
El gran libro de los experimentos by Alastair Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities include testing your eyes, making electricity, bending light and weather watching
The Usborne guide to homework on the Internet by Alastair Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes information on search engines, education Web sites, online dictionaries and encyclopedias, and more
Under the sea by Alastair Smith( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amazing wildlife, from a fish that can change its shape, to deep- sea shockers that light up in the dark. You'll discover even more behind the seaweed and rocks- lift the flaps to see!
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Usborne complete book of astronomy & space
Covers
The Usborne complete book of drawingThe Usborne book of papercraftHow are babies made?The Usborne big book of experimentsMixtures & compoundsWhat happens to your food?How to draw peopleThe Usborne rainy day book
Alternative Names
Smith, Alastair

Smith, Alastair fl.2006

Smith, Alastair John Clark 1964-

Smith, Alistair 1964-

Smith, D. Alastair

Smith, D. Alastair fl.2006

스미스, 알라스터 1964-

스미스, 알래스테어 1964-

Languages
English (137)

Spanish (8)

French (4)