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Smith, Alastair 1964-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 261 publications in 9 languages and 9,263 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Humor  Miscellanea  History  Fiction  Encyclopedias  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: QB46, 520
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Publications about Alastair Smith
Publications by Alastair Smith
Most widely held works by Alastair Smith
The Usborne complete book of astronomy & space by Lisa Miles( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Introduces our universe, our solar system, its planets, moons, asteroids, comets, the stars, constellations, and astronomy facts
The Usborne complete book of drawing by Nigel Reece( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 692 libraries worldwide
This book is a comprehensive guide to drawing and painting subjects ranging from people and animals to dinosaurs and buildings
The Usborne book of papercraft by Alastair Smith( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Contains a wide range of over 50 paper projects, including paper houses, 3-D pictures, greeting cards, masks, and flying origami toys
World of plants by Laura Howell( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Introduces the chemistry of many different materials and the elements from which they are made, covering such topics as atomic structure; molecules; solids, liquids and gases, and the elements and their properties. Includes experiments. The companion web site provides links to the extensive number of recommended web sites described in the book
The Usborne internet-linked book of astronomy & space by Lisa Miles( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 555 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the universe, solar system, stars, and constellations
The Usborne big book of experiments by Alastair Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and French and held by 468 libraries worldwide
This book shows you how to investigate the world around you and discover science in action. Specially chosen activities include testing your eyes and making electricity, bending light and weather watching
How are babies made? by Alastair Smith( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
"Discover how a baby forms inside its mother. Lift the flaps on the pages to see the baby changing as it grows ... and grows ... and grows!"--Cover back
Mixtures & compounds by Alastair Smith( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Explains the science of mixtures and compounds, with explanations of scientific terms, experiments and activities, study guides, and links to helpful Internet sites
What happens to your food? by Alastair Smith( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
This book introduces the digestive system and shows how food slips and slides through the body
The Usborne rainy day book by Alastair Smith( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Presents instructions for different kinds of handicrafts to make indoors
Dinosaurs by Alastair Smith( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Lift the flaps in this book to discover how dinosaurs lived and what their world was like
On the beach by Alastair Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Lift the flaps in this book to discover what you can find at the seashore
The Usborne guide to homework on the Internet by Alastair Smith( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
This book includes information on search engines, education Web sites, online dictionaries and encyclopedias, and more
The Usborne book of classroom jokes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
A joke book all about the perennially popular subject of schools and teachers. Brightly illustrated, it seeks to keep children laughing from cover to cover
El gran libro de los experimentos by Alastair Smith( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Activities include testing your eyes, making electricity, bending light and weather watching
La casa y el hogar : ayer y hoy by Alastair Smith( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 180 libraries worldwide
A simple introduction to the houses and homes throughout history, comparing them with their present-day equivalents. Lift the flaps to see inside dwellings from the past. Suggested level: junior, primary
Night-time by Alastair Smith( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 171 libraries worldwide
See what animals do when you are asleep. Cats prowl, mice scuttle, owls swoop and bats flutter across the pages, capturing the night-time atmosphere in different environments from backyard to rainforest
Materials by Alastair Smith( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Provides information on the various states of matter, the structure and behavior of atoms, and the chemical elements, and recommends related Web sites
Under the sea by Fiona Patchett( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Amazing wildlife, from a fish that can change its shape, to deep- sea shockers that light up in the dark. You'll discover even more behind the seaweed and rocks- lift the flaps to see!
The Usborne flip-flap body book by Alastair Smith( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates through pictures and fold-over pages the processes of the human body, including digestion, senses, and how babies are born
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, Alastair John Clark 1964-
Smith, Alistair 1964-
Languages
English (93)
Spanish (16)
German (5)
French (3)
Chinese (3)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
Thai (1)
Czech (1)
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