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Larkum, Adam

Overview
Works: 85 works in 204 publications in 14 languages and 6,610 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Biography  Pictorial works  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Illustrator, Translator
Classifications: QL737.C27, 609
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Publications about Adam Larkum
Publications by Adam Larkum
Most widely held works by Adam Larkum
The story of inventions by Anna Claybourne( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 531 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
Bears by Emma Helbrough( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Describes the life cycle and behavior of bears
Your body by Stephanie Turnbull( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
A simple, illustrated description of the human body
Why shouldn't I eat junk food? by Kate Knighton( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 361 libraries worldwide
This book describes food that is nutritious and healthy and food that does not have many nutrients
What's happening to me? by Susan Meredith( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 360 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 Usborne children's book of baking by Fiona Patchett( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
"Even if you have never baked before, this book will show you how to make scrumptious cakes, cookies, pastries and bread"--P. [4] of cover
The story of toilets, telephones & other useful inventions by Katie Daynes( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Describes the history behind such inventions as toilets, telephones, frozen food, soccer nets, and safety razors
The story of chocolate by Katie Daynes( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Describes where chocolate comes from as well as the history of processing and using it
Night animals by Susan Meredith( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
This book describes how the animals that are active at night use their senses, communicate with each other, and survive during the daylight
What's chemistry all about? by Alex Frith( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
"Discover how the universe is made up of tiny atoms, how they work and why chemistry is vital to our everyday lives"--P. [4] of cover
What's biology all about? by Hazel Maskell( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 276 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 story of cars by Katie Daynes( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
An illustrated history of the development of the automobile
What's physics all about? by Kate Davies( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Explores key subjects such as gravity, magnetism, thermodynamics, and the solar system, and includes experiments to give children examples to learn from
Vikings by Stephanie Turnbull( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
With simple text and illustrations presents the life and culture of the Vikings, covering such aspects as food, clothes, family life, homes, ships, religion, and war. Also provides brief biographies of famous Vikings
Castles by Stephanie Turnbull( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Une documentation claire, succincte et abondamment illustrée; le texte est court, adapté aux enfants qui commencent à lire tout seuls, à qui cette collection est destinée. Présentation d'ensemble agréable. [SDM]
What's math all about by Alex Frith( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Russian and English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Presents an introduction to mathematics, covering numbers, algebra, geometry, statistics, probability, the history of the field, and how people use it in the real world
The story of science by Anna Claybourne( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 185 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
A real prince is hard to find : a modern fairy tale by Joanna Rivard( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Follows Will and Kate from their childhood days and courtship to their royal wedding, international travels, and the arrival of their baby
Elizabeth I by Stephanie Turnbull( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A brief illustrated introduction to Queen Elizabeth I and her times
Aztecs by John D Clare( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 124 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
 
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Alternative Names
Larkams, Adams
Languages
English (82)
Polish (8)
French (6)
Russian (6)
Arabic (4)
Danish (3)
Czech (3)
Spanish (2)
Slovenian (1)
Chinese (1)
Swedish (1)
Welsh (1)
Dutch (1)
Turkish (1)
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