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Louise Spilsbury

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Louise Spilsbury

  • 4 stars across 498 books
    Louise Spilsbury is a prolific children's book author. She has written titles on almost every subject, from science and geography through to world affairs, social issues, art, history, and literacy. Louise is married to the author Richard Spilsbury and has two children. She lives and works in Devon.


    Publication Date


    1st September 2011

    Night Animals: Band 03/Yellow

    When we go to sleep at night, some animals are just waking up. Discover the different activities and features of noctu... More

    (1 review)
    6th March 2014

    Stinky Space Race: Cosmic Colin

    Colin has a strange new classmate. His name is Harry. He is suspiciously neat ... and he spends a lot of time in the b... More

    (1 review)
    1st March 2018


    Patrick is a boy out of his time. He has been thrown forward 300 years into the future, and he must find a way home to s... More

    (1 review)
    1st August 2007

    The Ancient Egyptians

    Written by an acclaimed non-fiction children's author and illustrated with lavish photography, artwork and maps, each bo... More

    (1 review)
    10th April 2014

    Rock Pool

    Look inside a rock pool and discover a world of inhabitants! A close look at this microhabitat reveals an unbelievable v... More

    (1 review)
    1st June 2009

    Classifying Fish

    This series investigates how and why we group animals. Each book focuses on a particular class, looking at the key chara... More

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    1st October 2015


    Jellyfish aren't really fish at all! These spineless sea-dwellers use their umbrella-shaped bells to swim, while their l... More

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    3rd September 2015

    Violent Volcanoes

    Where in the world can you: Find red-hot volcanic rocks the size of cars? Visit geysers that could boil you ... More

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    4th October 2011


    This series looks at different sea animals over the course of a day and night, discussing different aspects of the anima... More

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    13th September 2011


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    • The Ancient Egyptians

      The Ancient Egyptians

      We decided to learn about the Ancient Egyptians and found this book in the library. It's a great mix of information and activities to bring learning t...

    • Night Animals: Band 03/Yellow

      Night Animals: Band 03/Yellow

      by Tariq

      My son enjoyed reading this book about night time animals. It is a good book to read if your child is on the Yellow reading level, as the text is targ...

    • Shadows


      by Boy

      At first I didn't have a clue what was happening in the story as this is book number two in a series. I decided to stick with it and i did enjoy the s...

    Series by
    Louise Spilsbury

    Collins Big Cat

    Cosmic Colin

    QED Hands-on History S.

    Young Explorer: Look Inside

    Classifying Living Things

    Pebble Plus: Sea Life

    Horrible Geography

    Young Explorer: A Day in the Life: Sea Animals

    First Library: Animals in Danger

    Read and Learn: a Day in the Life: Grassland Animals

    Science Adventures

    Read and Learn: What's Awake?

    ECO Works

    Let's Discuss Energy Resources

    Exploring the Human Body

    Research on the Edge

    Discover Through Craft

    Big Picture: Homes

    Consumer Nation

    Careers That Save Lives

    Ways into RE

    Collins Big Cat Arabic Reading Programme

    Collins Big Cat Progress

    Tales of Invention

    Raintree Perspectives: Technology at Work

    WIldlife Wonders

    Young Explorer: Food Groups

    White Wolves Non Fiction

    Looking After Me

    Eco Alert

    Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Sound

    Raintree Perspectives: What is Art?

    Let's Read and Talk About...

    Natural Disasters

    Read and Learn: Nature Walks

    Stories Behind the Art

    History's Most Horrible Jobs

    The Student's Toolbox

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Dark Red

    Savage Nature

    Can the Earth Cope?

    Developing World

    Firefly Animal Rescue


    Young Explorer: Oceans of the World

    Infosearch: Feel the Force

    Countries Around the World

    Infosearch: Essential Life Science

    Your Body for Life

    Charities in Action

    Infosearch: Animals in Groups

    Infosearch: Essential Physical Science

    Infosearch: Living in the Wild: Sea Mammals

    Green Science Genius

    Human Body Systems

    Raintree Freestyle: The Web of Life

    Investigate Geography

    InfoSearch: Eat Smart

    Mind Webs

    Current Controversies (Library)

    History Detective Investigates

    Acorn: Light All Around Us

    Raintree Fusion: Geography

    InfoSearch: Building Blocks of Matter

    Opposing Viewpoints (Library)

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Purple

    Headline Issues

    Little Squirts S.

    Geography Focus S.

    Smart Green Civilizations

    Abbeville Animals

    Weird & Wonderful S.

    Young Explorer: All About Science

    InfoSearch: Awesome Forces of Nature

    Keeping Pets

    InfoSearch: Let's Rock

    Bug Club

    Life Science Stories

    Start-up Connections

    Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Light

    At Home in the Biome

    Ways into Geography


    Natural World

    Visual Reference Library

    Nature Trail

    History Starts Here

    Great Discoveries

    Nature Basics

    Little Physicist

    Tertiary Level Biology

    Raintree Perspectives: The Science Behind

    What Was it Like in the Past?

    Research It!

    Me, Myself & I

    Geography Focus

    Raintree Fusion: History

    Young Explorer:

    Young Oxford Library of Science

    Water Science S.

    Step-up Science

    Raintree Perspectives: World Cultures

    Earth Science

    What Was?

    Disasters Up Close

    Life Skills

    Young Explorer: World of Plants

    The Big Picture

    Ways into Technology

    Development or Destruction?

    Big Picture

    Children in Our World

    Oxford Reading Tree inFact

    Earth's Natural Biomes

    Nature Unleashed

    Flowchart Science

    Incredible Robots

    Edge Books: History Hunters

    Raintree Perspectives: Great Scientific Theories

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Dark Blue

    Questions and Feelings About

    Big Picture: Food

    Young Explorer: Save Our Animals!

    Raintree Fusion: Life Processes and Living Things

    Read and Learn: Life Cycles

    Mapping the UK

    Energy Debate

    Living Processes

    Food & Farming

    In Touch with Science

    Animal Groups

    InfoSearch: Body Matters

    InfoSearch: Scientists at Work

    Young Explorer: Wild World

    InfoSearch: The Human Machine

    First Library: Food

    Body Matters

    InfoSearch: Food Chains

    Animals under threat

    Wild Habitats of the British Isles

    InfoSearch: From Egg to Adult

    The Life of Plants

    Planet Under Pressure

    Wild Britain

    Ethical Debates

    World Cultures

    Start Up Art & Design S.

    Scientists at work

    Healthy & Happy

    Life Cycles S.

    Tough Guides

    Forensic Footprints of Ancient Worlds

    Animal Superstars

    Flowchart Science: The Human Body

    Animal SOS

    Analysing Ancient Civilizations

    Top of the Food Chain

    A Problem Shared