Giles Sparrow

Giles Sparrow

  • 4 stars across 23 books
Giles Sparrow, Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, studied astronomy at University College, London, and science communication at Imperial College, London. He has authored or contributed to a string of beautiful and successful books for adults and children, including Universe, Spaceflight and The Way the Universe Works for Dorling Kindersley, and Cosmos, Physics in Minutes and 50 Astronomy Ideas you Need to Know for Quercus. He is a regular contributor to the magazines Focus, How it Works and All About Space.
27th March 2014

Mars Evacuees

The fact that someone had decided I'd be safer on Mars, where you could still only SORT OF breathe the air and SORT OF n... MoreMars Evacuees

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9th May 2013

Space Travel Guides: The Sun and Stars

Space Travel Guides offer a unique look at our Solar System and beyond for older children. Adopting a 'travel guide' for... MoreSpace Travel Guides: The Sun and Stars

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27th March 2013

Space Travel Guides: Earth and the Inner Planets

Space Travel Guides offer a unique look at our Solar System and beyond for older children. Adopting a 'travel guide' for... MoreSpace Travel Guides: Earth and the Inner Planets

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1st September 2008

The Traveller’s Guide to the Solar System: Band 16/Sapphire

Build your child’s reading confidence at home with books at the right level Bored of spending all your holiday... MoreThe Traveller’s Guide to the Solar System: Band 16/Sapphire

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8th November 2012

Cosmos: A Field Guide

A landmark in popular science publishing, Cosmos is a giant-format account of the ultimate journey - a 13.7-billion-ligh... MoreCosmos: A Field Guide

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2nd October 2008

Voyage Across the Cosmos: A Journey to the Edge of Space and Time

Join us on the most amazing voyage imaginable: travel over 13.7-billion light years and experience the awesome sights, s... MoreVoyage Across the Cosmos: A Journey to the Edge of Space and Time

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24th February 2011

Space Travel Guides: Space Exploration

Space Travel Guides offer a unique look at our Solar System and beyond for older children. Adopting a 'travel guide' for... MoreSpace Travel Guides: Space Exploration

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13th January 2011

Space Travel Guides: The Outer Planets

Space Travel Guides offer a unique look at our Solar System and beyond for older children. Adopting a 'travel guide' for... MoreSpace Travel Guides: The Outer Planets

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7th January 2010

Field Guide to Fantastic Creatures: The ultimate monster encyclopedia

Get ready for the most incredible safari imaginable: a journey around the globe and throughout history to discover an ar... MoreField Guide to Fantastic Creatures: The ultimate monster encyclopedia

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