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Tomlins, Karen

Overview
Works: 56 works in 80 publications in 3 languages and 2,406 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  History  Miscellanea  Popular works 
Roles: Book designer, Other
Classifications: QL49, 940.53
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Karen Tomlins
Publications by Karen Tomlins
Most widely held works by Karen Tomlins
The Usborne first encyclopedia of animals by Paul Dowswell( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text provide information about a wide variety of animals, including mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, fish, and sea creatures
Illustrated elementary math dictionary by Kirsteen Rogers( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Defines key terms and concepts dealing with numbers and number facts, calculations, shape and space, measurements, and data
The Usborne Internet-linked introduction to weather & climate change by Laura Howell( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Learn what causes the wild, wonderful and sometimes weird weather we experience every day. Delve into the controversy of global warming, and learn how people may affect the weather. Explains the natural forces behind the weather and investigates the conditions that may be bringing about changes in the climate
Usborne Internet-linked Mysteries & marvels of nature by Elizabeth Dalby( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the strange and wonderful habits and features of animals and plants. Includes Internet links to nature websites. Describes the unusual abilities and adaptations certain animals and plants develop in order to survive. Includes Internet links to nature websites
The Usborne introduction to the Second World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Provides an overview of World War II, including the battles, the Holocaust, D-Day, the armies of Adolph Hitler, the attack on Pearl Harbor, and much more
Mi primera enciclopedia de animales by Paul Dowswell( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Text and illustration provides information on a variety of mammals, birds, reptiles, invertebrates and marine animals
El gran libro de la astronomía by Lisa Miles( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Describes planets, stars exploding, black holes forming, the solar system, comets, asteroids, and detailed maps to view the universe
The Stone Age Sentinel by Fergus Fleming( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
A tabloid-style summary of the "news" from the stone age
The Vietnam War by Katie Daynes( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
A new title in Young Reading Series Three, which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex stories. The book tells the story of the Vietnam War, from Vietnam's struggle for independence from the French to the protracted peace process which bought to conflict with the USA to an end. It contains fascinating details about the guerrilla nature in which fighting was conducted, major offensives, the daily life of a soldier and how public opinion in the USA turned against the War. It is illustrated with a combination of photography and comic book style illustrations where appropriate
Usborne mysteries & marvels of nature by Elizabeth Dalby( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the strange and wonderful habits and features of animals and plants. Includes Internet links to nature websites. Describes the unusual abilities and adaptations certain animals and plants develop in order to survive. Includes Internet links to nature websites
First dictionary of maths by Kirsteen Rogers( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Drawing cartoons ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Brainbusters by Jenny Tyler( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Magic tricks ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Explains how to perform simple tricks using household objects, card tricks, sleight of hand, and other illusions
Usborne weather & climate change by Laura Howell( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Turkish and English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Discusses how weather works - how floods, droughts and hurricanes happen, for example. Talks about the greenhouse effect and global warming and what we can do about it, among other interesting topics like weather forecasting and the climate and living things
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of world religions by Kirsteen Rogers( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the beliefs, history and customs of all the major world religions, as well as many less well-known faiths, past and present. Includes descriptions of related Web sites accessible through Usborne Qucklinks Web site
The Greek gazette by Fergus Fleming( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Presents information about ancient Greek civilization and history by using a mock tabloid newspaper format
The Romans by Philippa Wingate( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Usborne illustrated elementary math dictionary by Kirsteen Rogers( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Defines key terms and concepts dealing with numbers and number facts, calculations, shape and space, measurements, and data
Dinosaurs! by Robert T Bakker( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Follows the evolution of the "terrible lizards" from their earliest beginnings as small creatures evading attacks from giant crocodile relatives to today's birds
 
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Alternative Names
טומלינס, קרן
Languages
English (34)
Spanish (4)
Turkish (1)
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