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  • 5 stars across 80 books
    Author Nick Arnold is best known for his Horrible Science series, published by Scholastic. He has always regarded himself as a writer rather than specifically a science writer, and his background is journalism and publishing. Illustrator Allan Sanders studied illustration at Manchester Metropolitan University and the Royal College of Art in London, and has since worked for The Economist, The Guardian, New Scientist, Vodafone and Penguin USA. Contributor location: Nick Arnold lives in London, UK; Allan Sanders lives in the UK.
    1st March 2018

    Space, Stars and Slimy Aliens

    HORRIBLE SCIENCE: SPACE, STARS AND SLIMY ALIENS is a bursting space-hopping book of stunning science. ... More

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    7th April 2008

    Bulging Brains

    Reissue with 16 pages of extra material, including an index.... More

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    6th July 2009

    Horrible Science: Evil Inventions

    "Horrible Science" is getting a make-over! Readers will discover why someone invented the bottom-stabbing bike saddle an... More

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    2nd January 2014

    Disgusting Digestion

    HORRIBLE SCIENCE: DISGUSTING DIGESTION is full of the stinkiest, smelliest, most gooey and revolting facts about t... More

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    2nd March 2009

    Frightening Light

    Science with the squishy bits left in! What stops your eyeballs from falling out? Why can dead bodies make g... More

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    1st March 2010

    Horrible Science of Everything

    Taking a journey from the very small, to the very big, readers are taken on a tour of everything in science from t... More

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    1st May 2014

    Evil Inventions

    Horrible Science: Evil Inventions is full of the most gruesome gadgets and murderous machines ever created. Reader... More

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    1st June 2009

    Fearsome Fight for Flight

    Science with the squishy bits left in! The Fearsome Fight for Flight will send you sky-high! Are you in a fl... More

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    1st January 2010

    Spotter's Guide Dinosaurs

    The squishy bits at your fingertips! Dinosaur spotters need look no further than these horribly handy handbooks for ever... More

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    1st December 2009

    Freaky Food Experiments

    Experiments with the squishy bits left in! So you're not allowed to play with your food? Well why not experiment on it i... More

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