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  • 5 stars across 82 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.
    7th April 2008

    Bulging Brains

    Reissue with 16 pages of extra material, including an index.... 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 May 2014

    Shocking Electricity

    Horrible Science: Shocking Electricity is packed with sizzling zap-fillied facts to electrify every reader. Childr... More

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    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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    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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    1st December 2008

    Microscopic Monsters

    Science with the squishy bits left in! What makes your guts a brilliant home for bacteria? Which creature l... More

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    4th February 2008

    Chemical Chaos

    Science with the squishy bits left in! Why aren't glass eyes really made of glass? What would make the wors... More

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    6th July 2009

    Sick! From Measley Medicine to Savage Surgery

    Horrible Science is getting a make-over! Readers will be fascinated to find out which scary surgeon stole a giant'... More

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    4th May 2009

    Killer Energy

    Fans will love all the gory details of why space loos spray out frozen pee and which chilling chemical can preserv... More

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