Ian Graham

48 children’s books by the writer

Ian Graham has written more than one hundred non-fiction books and numerous magazine articles on video, computers, electronics and communications. After taking a degree in applied physics and a post-graduate diploma in journalism at the City University, London, he worked for three years as an editor in consumer electronics magazines before turning freelance. His book 'How it works: Helicopters' received a commendation in that year's Science Book Prizes and he has also had books selected as 'Books for the Teen Age' by the US Library of Congress.

Electricity!

Ian Graham, Rory Walker

Electricity!

We depend on electricity in almost everything that we do. It gives us heat, light, transportation and entertainment. Electricity has always existed, but it is only in the last 200 years or so that we have learned how to make ...

£6.99

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11-16 years

Forces and Motion: Investigating a Car Crash

Ian Graham, James Stayte

Forces and Motion: Investigating a Car Crash

An unfamiliar noise stops shoppers in their tracks. Cars and a truck are crashing into each other! This book looks at the topics of force and motion to explain about speed, acceleration, friction, and momentum. It shows how investigators use ...

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7+ years

Avoid Being Sir Isaac Newton!

Ian Graham, David Antram

Avoid Being Sir Isaac Newton!

Sir Isaac Newton was one of the most famous scientists of his age, in fact, many people think he was the greatest scientist of any age. He was a remarkable man and the laws of nature that he discovered caused ...

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7+ years

Fast! Bullet Trains

Ian Graham

Fast! Bullet Trains

Start your engines and find out the answers...fast! What is the top speed of a steam train? How quickly does a rollercoaster travel round its track? Which is the fastest passenger train in the world? Enter the world of ...

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7+ years

Fast! Speedboats

Ian Graham

Fast! Speedboats

Start your engines and find out the answers...fast! How fast can submarines travel? Which propeller boat holds the water-speed record? What speed can a Class 1 powerboat reach? Enter the world of the fastest machines, the latest technology and ...

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7+ years

Fast! Jet Planes

Ian Graham

Fast! Jet Planes

Start your engines and find out the answers...fast! How long did Concorde take to cross the Atlantic? What is a sonic boom? How fast does a rocket shoot into space? Enter the world of the fastest machines, the latest ...

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7+ years

Fast! Supercars

Ian Graham

Fast! Supercars

Start your engines and find out the answers...fast! Which is the fastest road car today? Which record-breaking motorcycle has two engines? How fast can a car with a jet engine travel? Enter the world of the fastest machines, the ...

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9+ years

Gigantic Lengths and Other Vast Megastructures

Ian Graham

Gigantic Lengths and Other Vast Megastructures

The tallest, the biggest, the longest and the deepest - all these amazing megastructures are revealed in this title in detail...with some incredible facts and stats to absorb! This is a brand-new series for older readers. With amazing centre gatefold ...

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