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Louise Spilsbury

Louise Spilsbury

  • 4 stars across 571 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


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 bin... MoreStinky Space Race: Cosmic Colin

(2 reviews) 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... MoreRock Pool

(1 review) Review
11th February 2016

Careers That Save Lives: Police Officer

Discover how brave men and women keep our streets safe in Police Officer. This book explores how people enter the poli... MoreCareers That Save Lives: Police Officer

(1 review) 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 nocturn... MoreNight Animals: Band 03/Yellow

(1 review) Review
8th May 2014

Animals in Danger in Australia

This book introduces readers to a range of endangered animals found in Australia. Readers learn basic facts about each a... MoreAnimals in Danger in Australia

(1 review) Review
8th November 2012

Ways into Technology: Playground Rides

A fun, friendly and accessible introduction to technology. The book includes simple activities to bring basic technologi... MoreWays into Technology: Playground Rides

(1 review) Review
9th February 2017

Earth's Natural Biomes: Tundra

Supporting the geography curriculum for KS2, this beautiful book gives readers core information about tundra biomes - wh... MoreEarth's Natural Biomes: Tundra

(1 review) Review
11th April 2017

Earth's Natural Biomes: Deserts

Supporting the geography curriculum for KS2, this beautiful book gives readers core information about desert biomes - wh... MoreEarth's Natural Biomes: Deserts

(1 review) Review
31st March 1999


(1 review) Review
8th August 2019

Reptile Superstars

Some reptiles have superhero skills! Did you know that chameleons can look in two directions at once? Discover more supe... MoreReptile Superstars

(1 review) Review
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Louise Spilsbury

Cosmic Colin

Look Inside

Careers That Save Lives

Collins Big Cat

Animals in Danger

Ways into Technology

Earth's Natural Biomes

Little Squirts S.

Animal Superstars

Questions and Feelings About

Top of the Food Chain

Civil Rights Stories

Big Cat Phonics for Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised

Young Explorer: A Day in the Life: Sea Animals

Classifying Living Things

Horrible Geography

Sea Life

A Day in the Life: Grassland Animals

Science Adventures

Read and Learn: What's Awake?

Exploring the Human Body

ECO Works

Let's Discuss Energy Resources

Research on the Edge

Discover Through Craft

Big Picture: Homes

Consumer Nation

Food Groups

Natural Disasters

Ways into RE

Collins Big Cat Arabic Reading Programme

Collins Big Cat Progress

At Home in the Biome

Countries Around the World

Tales of Invention

Raintree Perspectives: Technology at Work

Raintree Perspectives: World Cultures

WIldlife Wonders

White Wolves Non Fiction

Exploring Sound

Raintree Perspectives: What is Art?

Engage Literacy Dark Red

Read and Learn: Nature Walks

Earth Science

Ways into Geography

Abbeville Animals

Nature Walks

Stories Behind the Art

History's Most Horrible Jobs

The Student's Toolbox

Can the Earth Cope?

Developing World

Savage Nature

Explorer S.

Opposing Viewpoints

Headline Issues

Eco Alert

Oceans of the World

Feel The Force

Young Explorer: Look Inside

Infosearch: Essential Life Science

Infosearch: Essential Physical Science

Infosearch: Living in the Wild: Sea Mammals

Essential Life Science

Your Body for Life

Charities in Action

Animals in Groups

Raintree Perspectives: The Science Behind

The Science Behind

What Was it Like in the Past?

Living in the Wild: Sea Mammals

Let's Read and Talk About...

Looking After Me

Light All Around Us

Disasters Up Close

Visual Reference Library

Water Science S.

History Detective Investigates

InfoSearch: Eat Smart

Research It!

Investigate Geography

The Web of Life

Human Body Systems

Little Physicist

Smart Green Civilizations

Me, Myself & I

Raintree Fusion: Geography

InfoSearch: Building Blocks of Matter

Geography Focus

InfoSearch: Awesome Forces of Nature

Green Science Genius

Weird & Wonderful S.

Keeping Pets

Raintree Fusion: History

Young Explorer:

Tertiary Level Biology

Young Oxford Library of Science

Nature Basics

Prentiss Twins

Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Sound

Current Controversies

InfoSearch: Let's Rock

Natural World

Essential Physical Science

Step-up Science

Infosearch: Animals in Groups

Bug Club

Life Science Stories

Mind Webs

What Was?

Exploring Environments

Firefly Animal Rescue

Start-up Connections

Exploring Light

Life Skills

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

Awesome Forces of Nature

Young Explorer: World of Plants

The Big Picture

National Geographic Readers

Wonders of the Earth S.

A Day in the Life: Sea Animals

Development or Destruction?

Literacy & science

At Issue

Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Purple


Big Picture

History Starts Here

Unlocking Ancient Civilisations

Life Views S.

Children in Our World

Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Light

Oxford Reading Tree inFact

Early Level 2 Non-Fiction Set A



Nature Unleashed

Flowchart Science

Incredible Robots

History Hunters

Great Scientific Theories

Engage Literacy Dark Blue

Big Picture: Food

Young Explorer: Save Our Animals!

Raintree Fusion: Life Processes and Living Things

World Cultures

Read and Learn: Life Cycles

Mapping the UK

Energy Debate

Living Processes

Food & Farming

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

Start Up Art & Design S.

Scientists at work

Healthy & Happy

Life Cycles S.

Collins Big Cat Phonics for Letters and Sounds

Tough Guides

Forensic Footprints of Ancient Worlds

Flowchart Science: The Human Body

Analysing Ancient Civilizations

A Problem Shared

Animal SOS

Horrors from History

Engineered by Nature

Flowchart Science: Habitats and Ecosystems

What's Awake?

Save Our Animals!

World of Plants

Life Toolkit

The Kids' Guide

A World Full of Feelings

Children's Planet