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Louise Spilsbury

  • 4 stars across 499 books
    Louise Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. Her writing covers a wide range of topics from animals and science to history and social studies. Richard Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. He has written about a wide range of topics including science, nature, and history.


    Publication Date


    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 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 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)
    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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    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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    23rd May 2013

    Animals in Danger in Africa

    This book introduces readers to a range of endangered animals found in Africa. Readers learn basic facts about each anim... More

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    6th July 2012


    Offering fascinating insight into life in the grassland, this book follows a wildebeest through its day as it sleeps, ea... 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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    13th September 2011


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    Series by
    Louise Spilsbury

    Young Explorer: Look Inside

    Collins Big Cat

    Young Explorer: A Day in the Life: Sea Animals

    Classifying Living Things

    First Library: Animals in Danger

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

    Pebble Plus: Sea Life

    Horrible Geography

    Science Adventures

    Read and Learn: What's Awake?

    Countries Around the World

    ECO Works

    Let's Discuss Energy Resources

    Research on the Edge

    Discover Through Craft

    Big Picture: Homes

    Consumer Nation

    Careers That Save Lives

    Exploring the Human Body

    Ways into RE

    Collins Big Cat Arabic Reading Programme

    Collins Big Cat Progress

    At Home in the Biome

    Tales of Invention

    Raintree Perspectives: Technology at Work

    Young Explorer: Food Groups

    White Wolves Non Fiction

    Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Sound

    Read and Learn: Nature Walks

    Visual Reference Library

    Raintree Perspectives: World Cultures

    Ways into Geography

    Stories Behind the Art

    WIldlife Wonders

    History's Most Horrible Jobs

    Geology Rocks!

    The Essential Guide

    Raintree Perspectives: What is Art?

    Eco Alert

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Brown

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Dark Red

    The Student's Toolbox

    Savage Nature

    Can the Earth Cope?

    Nelson Focus S.

    Developing World

    Literacy Links Plus Topic Books Emergent

    Natural Disasters

    Young Explorer: Oceans of the World

    Edge Books: History Hunters

    Infosearch: Feel the Force

    Infosearch: Essential Physical Science

    Infosearch: Living in the Wild: Sea Mammals

    Infosearch: Essential Life Science

    Your Body for Life

    100 Things You Should Know About (2)

    NTC Reference

    Infosearch: Animals in Groups

    Charities in Action

    Raintree Perspectives: The Science Behind

    What Was it Like in the Past?

    Raintree Freestyle: The Web of Life

    Human Body Systems

    Nature Trail

    Green Science Genius

    Smart Green Civilizations

    Mind Webs

    InfoSearch: Eat Smart

    Craft Topics

    Research It!

    Investigate Geography

    Me, Myself & I

    Little Squirts S.

    Weird & Wonderful S.

    Raintree Fusion: Geography

    Opposing Viewpoints (Library)

    Our Endangered Planet S.

    Headline Issues

    Young Explorer: All About Science

    InfoSearch: Building Blocks of Matter

    Acorn: Light All Around Us

    Disasters Up Close

    Geography Focus S.

    InfoSearch: Awesome Forces of Nature

    Geography Focus

    Keeping Pets

    Raintree Fusion: History

    Young Explorer:

    Abbeville Animals

    InfoSearch: Let's Rock

    Step-up Science

    Copy and Cut

    Bug Club

    Start-up Connections

    Looking After Me

    Energy Today

    Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Light

    Why it Works

    Let's Read and Talk Abou

    Young Oxford Library of Science

    Great Discoveries

    Life Skills

    Young Explorer: World of Plants

    The Big Picture

    Ways into Technology

    Firefly Animal Rescue

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Purple

    Development or Destruction?

    Life Science Stories

    Big Picture

    Children in Our World

    Oxford Reading Tree inFact

    Earth's Natural Biomes

    Nature Unleashed

    Flowchart Science

    Incredible Robots

    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

    Animal Superstars

    Flowchart Science: The Human Body

    Forensic Footprints of Ancient Worlds