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Taylor, Kim 1933-

Overview
Works: 191 works in 614 publications in 10 languages and 37,653 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Miscellanea  Fiction  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Creator, Editor, Other
Classifications: QK475.8, 598
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Publications about Kim Taylor
Publications by Kim Taylor
Most widely held works by Kim Taylor
Tree by David Burnie( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,276 libraries worldwide
An original and exciting look at the fascinating world of trees. One of the most beautiful parts of our landscape, trees are rarely seen close up because of their height. Stunning real-life photographs of leaves, flowers, fruits, and bark offer a unique view of trees, from their leafy boughs to their roots beneath the soil. See a seed grow into a sapling, the changing colors of the fall, and buds bursting into leaves. Learn how a tree breathes, how to identify trees, and how bark defends trees from attack. Discover how the wind pollinates catkins, how rubber is tapped from tree trunks, and much, much more!
Butterfly & moth by Paul Ernest Sutton Whalley( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 2,363 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text explore the behavior and life cycles of butterflies and moths, examining mating rituals, camouflage, habitat, growth from pupa to larva to adult, and other aspects
Bird by David Burnie( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and French and held by 2,356 libraries worldwide
A photo essay on the world of birds examining such topics as body construction, feathers and flight, the adaptation of beaks and feet, feeding habits, courtship, nests and eggs, and bird watching
Bird behavior by Robert Burton( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,351 libraries worldwide
Describes the interplay of instinct, intelligence and learning that governs the lives and habits of feathered species
Egg by Jane Burton( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,277 libraries worldwide
This photographic study captures the very moment of hatching in close-up photographs, from the first tiny crack in the eggshell to the newborn bursting free
The nature and science of leaves by Jane Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
Discusses different kinds of leaves, the forms and colors they may have, and their functions
Butterfly by Kim Taylor( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
The reader follows the growth and development of the butterfly from a caterpillar into a butterfly
Eggs : nature's perfect package by Robert Burton( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 975 libraries worldwide
Explores and explains the variety of strategies used by animals in producing, fertilizing, laying, and caring for their eggs
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Examines some of the animals and plants found in meadows, including the crab spider, partridge chicks, and cocksfoot grass
Nightwatch : the natural world from dusk to dawn by Jane Burton( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Dutch and held by 923 libraries worldwide
Describes the nocturnal life of a diversity of animals and includes many recent and unexpected findings
Tree life by Kim Taylor( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Examines, in text and photographs, the various animals that live in trees
Owl by Kim Taylor( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs depict the growth and development of a barn owl from birth to twelve weeks old
Swamp life by Theresa Greenaway( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals that live in swamps. Includes caiman, snapping turtles, and water lettuce
Forest life by Barbara Taylor( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals that live in forests. Includes the weasel, giant wood wasp, and slippery jack mushroom
Action by Kim Taylor( Book )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 646 libraries worldwide
A fascinating introduction to the scientific principles of movement, from the leaping of a frog to the flight of an airplane. Simple experiments are included
Frog by Thomas Marent( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
"See how I grow, from an egg into a tadpole and then into a leaping frog. Superb photographs and colorful artwork borders chart the early stages of a frog's life."--Page 4 of cover
The nature and science of bubbles by Jane Burton( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Explains how, why, and where bubbles are formed and describes their different uses and various appearances
Water by Kim Taylor( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Introduction to water in all of its forms, from ice cubes to steam, telling what water is made of, where it comes from and where it goes to. Each topic is accompanied by a simple experiment
Structure by Kim Taylor( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 524 libraries worldwide
This book is an introduction to structure, explaining the shapes and forms of things, both in nature and in human technology
The really horrible horned toad and other cold, clammy creatures by Theresa Greenaway( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Presents information on cold, slimy vertebrates and invertebrates, including toads, slugs, snakes, and worms
 
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Alternative Names
Taylor, K. J.
テイラー, キム
Languages
English (135)
Chinese (15)
French (10)
Spanish (9)
German (5)
Japanese (5)
Dutch (4)
Portuguese (2)
Bengali (1)
Welsh (1)
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