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Larkum, Adam

Works: 125 works in 340 publications in 13 languages and 10,059 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Cookbooks  Encyclopedias  Fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Translator, 9pu
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Publications about Adam Larkum
Publications by Adam Larkum
Most widely held works by Adam Larkum
Night animals by Susan Meredith( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 794 libraries worldwide
Describes some of the various kinds of animals that are active at night and sleep in the daytime, and discusses their senses, how they survive during the daylight, and how they communicate with each other in the dark
Bears by Emma Helbrough( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Describes the life cycle and behavior of bears
Your body by Stephanie Turnbull( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 565 libraries worldwide
A simple, illustrated description of the human body
What's happening to me? by Susan Meredith( Book )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Discusses physical changes in boys as they reach puberty and informs on some of the social issues faced by boys as they reach maturity
The story of inventions by Anna Claybourne( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Everyday things like toasters, chocolate bars, and cars are only here because someone bothered to invent them. Learn about these, and other brilliant ideas, from ancient inventions like the wheel, to the high-tech gadgets of the modern world
Blast back! : ancient Egypt by Nancy Ohlin( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Presents a tour of what everyday life was like in ancient Egypt covering topics ranging from period work and entertainment to religion and medical care
What's chemistry all about? by Alex Frith( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 314 libraries worldwide
"Discover how the universe is made up of tiny atoms, how they work and why chemistry is vital to our everyday lives"--Page 4 of cover
The story of chocolate by Katie Daynes( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Describes where chocolate comes from as well as the history of processing and using it
What's physics all about by Kate Davies( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Explores key subjects such as gravity, magnetism, thermodynamics, and the solar system, and includes experiments to give children examples to learn from
The story of science by Anna Claybourne( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Contains real life stories and fascinating facts about the origins of some of the most important scientific discoveries in history. It covers such diverse subjects as geology, the solar system, physics, chemistry, biology and medicine
What's biology all about? by Hazel Maskell( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
An illustrated introduction to biology, containing information on subjects such as the life cycle, the human body, plant life, evolution, and ecosystems
The Usborne children's book of baking by Fiona Patchett( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
"Even if you have never baked before, this book will show you how to make scrumptious cakes, cookies, pastries and bread"--Page 4 of cover
Blast back! : ancient Greece by Nancy Ohlin( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Introduces the history of ancient Greece, covering religions, politics, myths, and entertainment activities
Castles by Stephanie Turnbull( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Describes the origins, main features, and destruction of medieval castles, and discusses the way of life of the people who lived in them, knighthood, and sieges
Aztecs by Catriona Clarke( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Photographs, illustrations, and simple text describe the ancient Aztecs, how they lived and fought, what they ate, and their practice of human sacrifice
The story of cars by Katie Daynes( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
An illustrated history of the development of the automobile
Vikings by Nancy Ohlin( Book )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
"Get ready to blast back to the past and discover what life was like as a Viking! When people think about Vikings, things like big ships and helmets with horns may come to mind. But what was it really like to be a Viking? This engaging nonfiction book, complete with black and white interior illustrations, will make readers feel like they've traveled back in time. It covers everything from the ships they sailed to everyday life, and more. Find out interesting, little-known facts such as how the Vikings discovered North America long before Christopher Columbus, and how one Harry Potter character was named after a famous creature from Viking mythology! The unique details along with the clever and humorous interior illustrations make this series stand out from the competition." --
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Alternative Names
Larkams, Adams
라컴, 애덤
라쿤, 아담
라쿰, 아담
ラーカム, アダム
English (104)
Polish (8)
Chinese (7)
French (5)
Russian (4)
Swedish (2)
Arabic (2)
Spanish (2)
Slovenian (1)
Danish (1)
Welsh (1)
Turkish (1)
Czech (1)
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