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Mike Goldsmith

  • 5 stars across 31 books
    Dr Mike Goldsmith was formerly Head of Acoustics at the UK's National Physical Laboratory. Since 1999 he has written over 40 science books for children and adults that have been published in more than 28 countries. Mike's books have been shortlisted twice for the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize.

    Mike lives in Twickenham, near London. There is lots more information about him and his work on his website:http://mikegoldsmith.weebly.com
    24th August 2017

    This Book Thinks You're a Maths Genius: Imagine * Experiment * Create

    This Book Thinks You're a Maths Genius explores seven key areas of maths: geometry, space and volume, statistics, number... More

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    14th April 2002

    I Explore! Under the Sea

    A collectible board book series with a non-fiction twist: toddlers can enjoy mini adventures and explore planet Earth. ... More

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    8th May 2014

    In One End and Out The Other

    From author Dr Mike Goldsmith (the World of Discovery series) and illustrator Richard Watson comes 'In One End and Out t... More

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    20th May 2010

    I Wish I Knew That: Cool Stuff You Need to Know

    Perfect for any child who wants to stay one step ahead of their classmates, this fantastic book is packed with informati... More

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    2nd February 2012

    The Encyclopedia of Everything

    This amazing 320-page encyclopedia is the perfect one-volume book of knowledge for children aged eight to ten. It is pac... More

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    2nd February 2012

    From Zero To Infinity (And Beyond)

    With this book, children can unlock the mysteries of maths and discover the wonder of numbers. Readers will discover inc... More

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    5th January 2012

    Flip the Flaps: Planet Earth

    Zoom up through the protective layers of the atmosphere from the surface to outer space, following the Earth as it makes... More

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    13th February 2014

    Flip the Flaps: Weather

    Flip the Flaps is a fun way for young children to discover the answers to questions about their favourite subjects, wh... More

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    1st March 2014

    Eureka!: The Most Amazing Scientific Discoveries of All Time

    This exciting, educational children's book details the real-life stories of scientists throughout history who made disco... More

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    17th December 2015

    Navigators: Stars and Planets

    Discover more about planets, stars, comets, black holes, galaxies and astronauts. And look to the future to see possibl... More

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    17th September 2004

    Fantastic Future

    In 30 years' time will you be holidaying on the moon? In 100 years' time could you genetically engineer your own pet? ... More

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    19th September 2011

    Earth: The Life Of A Planet

    This unique book presents the Earth's geological history as a visual narrative. Each double-page artwork gives a snapsho... More

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    7th July 2014

    In One End and Out The Other

    How do you digest food? Why is poo brown? What is pee made of? Flip the flaps and follow the fantastic journey of food t... More

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    5th November 2015

    The Hot Book

    Fact-hungry readers will discover exploding volcanoes, sizzling stars and fire-breathing dragons, rivers of fire, hot-ai... More

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    5th November 2015

    The Cold Book

    Fact-hungry readers will discover ship-sinking icebergs, frozen planets, abominable snowmen, icy sports . . . there are ... More

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    16th August 2010

    Discover Science: Solar System

    Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children's imagination while laying the foundation ... More

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    2nd March 2017

    From Zero to Infinity

    Unlock the mysteries of maths and discover the wonder of numbers. Readers will discover incredible information, such a... More

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    18th May 2017

    Discover Science: Light and Sound

    Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children's imagination while laying the foundati... More

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    13th July 2017

    The Encyclopedia of Everything

    This amazing 320-page volume is the perfect guide to everything for children aged seven plus! It is packed with colou... More

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    1st January 2001

    Solar System

    Introduces readers to the ever-popular topic of space and the amazing worlds that make up our solar system. Includes fun... More

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    1st January 2001

    Light and Sound

    "KFYK - Kingfisher Young Knowledge" is a highly visual, accessible and inspirational learning experience. Lively, engagi... More

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    3rd March 2008

    Basher Science: Physics

    The science of physics is full of wacky characters and crazy concepts, but it often seems daunting and unapproachable. P... More

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    1st February 2013

    Everything You Need to Know: Science

    Readers' imaginations will be fired on every page with this wonderful single-volume science encyclopedia. The book is ar... More

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    13th September 2012

    Universe: Journey Into Deep Space

    This unique book is a lavish tour of the Universe, showing you hidden details you will never have seen before. Each supe... More

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    16th May 2002

    John Logie Baird

    As well as telling the story of Baird's life from his childhood in Scotland to his international fame as 'the Television... More

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    16th May 2002

    Guglielmo Marconi

    This book follows Marconi's life from his upbringing in Italy to his work in London on inventing and perfecting the radi... More

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    15th February 2001

    Space Travel

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    19th April 2001

    Galileo Galilei

    This title describes the life and career of the early seventeenth century Italian scientists Galileo Galilei, who caused... More

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    15th May 2003

    Guglielmo Marconi

    This book follows Marconi's life from his upbringing in Italy to his work in London on inventing and perfecting the radi... More

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