Chris Oxlade

35 children’s books by the writer

Louise Spilsbury is a very experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. Her writing covers a wide range of topics from animals and science to history and social studies.

Design Line: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

Chris Oxlade, Mike Lemanski

Design Line: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

The first title in a series of concertina fold-out books features more than one hundred iconic boats, bikes and other examples of creative excellence. The history of design is illuminated with a visually accessible timeline that can be read back ...

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5+ years

Inventions

Chris Oxlade, Peter Bull

Inventions

Crammed with paper novelties including pop-ups and pull-tabs, this fun & fact-packed book takes us on a whistle-stop tour through the whole of human history. From the wheels to the rocket, from the printing press to the computer, we discover the ...

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Battles That Changed the World

Chris Oxlade, David West

Battles That Changed the World

In AD 732, near the town of Tours, France, a Frankish army defeated the invading Islamic army and stopped the advance of the Islamic empire into Europe. It is one of ten battles in this book, ranging from Thermopylae in ...

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Roller Coaster

Chris Oxlade

Roller Coaster

Discover sensational principles through practical application with this fantastic book and hands-on kit, the first book in the Scientriffic series. Watch a marble loop the loop in a model roller coaster and understand the laws of motion. Learn about science ...

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Cars

Chris Oxlade

Cars

This series looks at the technology behind engine-powered vehicles and the features that make the vehicles unique. Each vehicle is looked at from the inside to the outside, starting with the vehicle as a whole and then looking at each ...

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9+ years

World War I

Chris Oxlade

World War I

In warfare the battles grab most of our attention. But there is a secret history to every war; a hidden world of spies, double agents, assassins and saboteurs. Secret History: World War I explores how each side tried to keep ...

£8.99

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