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Richard Spilsbury

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Richard Spilsbury

  • 5 stars across 408 books
    Richard Spilsbury has worked in educational publishing for more than 20 years and has written on a variety of subjects, from climate change and food and farming to art history and design.


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    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... More

    (1 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... More

    (1 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... More

    (1 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... More

    (1 review)
    25th August 2017

    Fossil Hunters

    Amazing creatures have roamed our planet for millions of years. Many species from long ago have since become extinct. Ho... 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 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

    (0 reviews)
    13th February 2014

    Primary Source Detectives Pack A of 6

    This series looks at groups of people, often ordinary people, who did historically significant things, and how we know a... More

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    2nd January 2014

    Shipwrecked! - Explore floating and sinking and use science to survive

    Science has never been more exciting with this attention-grabbing approach which delivers true scietific learning throug... More

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    Richard Spilsbury

    Animals in Danger

    Ways into Technology

    Earth's Natural Biomes

    Engage Literacy Dark Blue

    Early Level 1 Fiction Set B

    Classifying Living Things

    Primary Source Detectives

    Science Adventures

    Look Inside

    Infosearch: Iconic Designs

    Titans of Business

    Horrible Geography

    Iconic Designs

    Let's Discuss Energy Resources

    I'm Good at

    Explorer S.

    Sci-Hi: Sci-HI

    Forensic Science

    At Home in the Biome

    Countries Around the World

    Hero Journals

    Tales of Invention

    Raintree Perspectives: Technology at Work

    White Wolves Non Fiction

    Early Level 2 Non-Fiction Set A

    Exploring Sound

    Read and Learn: Nature Walks

    I'm In the Band

    Nature Walks

    Stories Behind the Art

    Global Industries Uncovered

    Zoom in on

    Solve That Crime!

    Raintree Perspectives: What is Art?

    Mind Webs

    Oceans of the World

    Feel The Force

    Young Explorer: Look Inside

    WIldlife Wonders

    Raintree Freestyle: Time Travel Guides

    Infosearch: Essential Life Science

    Infosearch: Essential Physical Science

    Anatomy of an Investigation

    Essential Life Science

    Hot Topics

    Design and Engineering

    Your Body for Life

    Animals in Groups

    The Impact of Environmentalism

    Opposing Viewpoints

    Start-up Connections

    Wonders of the Earth S.

    Living Processes

    Raintree Fusion: Geography

    InfoSearch: Building Blocks of Matter

    Raintree Freestyle Express: Time Travel Guides

    Raintree Fusion: History

    Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Sound

    Ancient Civilizations

    Green Science Genius

    Weird & Wonderful S.

    Light All Around Us

    Disasters Up Close

    Why Science Matters

    InfoSearch: Let's Rock

    Essential Physical Science

    Step-up Science

    Infosearch: Animals in Groups

    Exploring Light

    Our Local Area

    Art Off the Wall

    Awesome Forces of Nature

    Ways into Geography

    InfoSearch: Learning Musical Instruments

    Young Explorer: World of Plants

    Big Picture

    Development or Destruction?

    The Web of Life

    Can the Earth Cope?

    Engage Literacy: Engage Literacy Purple

    Headline Issues

    Human Body Systems

    Current Controversies

    Crazy House

    Natural Disasters

    Raintree Perspectives: World Cultures

    Tertiary Level Biology

    What Was it Like in the Past?

    Visual Reference Library

    Exploring the Human Body

    Young Oxford Library of Science

    Flowchart Science

    Water Science S.

    Nature Basics

    Earth Science

    InfoSearch: Awesome Forces of Nature

    Great Discoveries

    Raintree Perspectives: Exploring Light

    Nature Unleashed

    First Discovery/Art S.


    Earth Rocks

    Life Science Stories

    Exploring Environments

    Incredible Robots

    Engage Literacy Dark Red

    Great Scientific Theories

    National Geographic Readers

    Young Explorer: Save Our Animals!

    Raintree Fusion: Life Processes and Living Things

    World Cultures

    Research It!

    Energy Debate

    Food & Farming

    InfoSearch: Scientists at Work

    Young Explorer: Wild World

    InfoSearch: The Human Machine

    InfoSearch: You Can Save the Planet

    Art On the Wall

    Animal Groups

    Fantastic Forces

    Animals under threat

    Wild Habitats of the British Isles

    The Life of Plants

    Planet Under Pressure

    InfoSearch: Fantastic Forces

    Wild Britain

    Discover Countries

    Start Up Art & Design S.

    Scientists at work

    Start-Up Design and Technology S.

    Adventures in Steam

    Flowchart Science: The Human Body

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    Engineered by Nature

    Flowchart Science: Habitats and Ecosystems

    Time Travel Guides

    Learning Musical Instruments

    Save Our Animals!

    World of Plants

    Life Views S.