WorldCat Identities

Simon, Seymour

Overview
Works: 352 works in 1,296 publications in 3 languages and 157,144 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Photographs from space  Fiction  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE521.3, 523.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Seymour Simon
Seymour Simon's book of trains by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and brief text present different kinds of trains and their cars: passenger trains, mountain trains, freight trains, diesel locomotives, gondolas, hopper cars, tank cars, and more
Our solar system by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins, characteristics, and future of the sun, planets, moons, asteroids, meteoroids, and comets
The moon by Seymour Simon( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 2,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to Earth's closest neighbor, its composition, and man's missions to it. Illustrated with photographs of the moon taken in space
The heart : our circulatory system by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 2,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the heart, blood, and other parts of the body's circulatory system and explains how each component functions
Storms by Seymour Simon( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 2,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the atmospheric conditions which create thunderstorms, hailstorms, lightning, tornadoes, and hurricanes and how violent weather affects the environment and people
Earthquakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the phenomenon of earthquakes, describing how and where they occur, how they can be predicted, and how much damage they can inflict
The brain : our nervous system by Seymour Simon( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 2,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various parts of the brain and the nervous system and how they function to enable us to think, feel, move, and remember
Lightning by Seymour Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text explore the natural phenomenon of lightning
Volcanoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains, in simple terms, the characteristics of volcanoes and describes some famous eruptions and their aftermath
Snakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of snakes
Whales by Seymour Simon( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and illustrations, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of whales
Stars by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the stars, their composition, and characteristics, with actual photographs
The sun by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE SUN. In this completely updated edition of The Sun featuring beautiful full-color photographs, Seymour Simon presents a fascinating introduction to the star that is the center of our Solar System. Young readers will love exploring the wonders of the sun, from the constant nuclear explosions at its core to the sea of boiling gases that forms its surface. Ages 7+
Icebergs and glaciers by Seymour Simon( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the formation, movement, and different types of glaciers and icebergs and describes their effect on the world around them
Gorillas by Seymour Simon( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of various kinds of gorillas
Einstein Anderson, science sleuth by Seymour Simon( Book )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixth-grade sleuth Adam "Einstein" Anderson uses his scientific knowledge to solve a variety of puzzles, including a machine that makes things shrink and an encounter with people from a flying saucer
Tornadoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the location, nature, development, measurement, and destructive effects of tornadoes, as well as how to stay out of danger from them
Earth : our planet in space by Seymour Simon( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to the solar system and Earth's place in it, seasons, and Earth's topography. Contains photographs taken from space
 
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Alternative Names
Seymour Simon American children's science writer

Seymour Simon Amerikaans schrijver

シーメン, シーモア

Languages
English (250)

Chinese (1)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
Our solar systemThe moonThe heart : our circulatory systemStormsEarthquakesThe brain : our nervous systemLightningVolcanoes