GOING TO MOON (Random House Look and Learn Books, Level 2)

James Muirden has written some thirty books on astronomy and space, in addition to A "Rhyming History of Britain" and "Shakespeare Well-Versed." He has also been a film reviewer and telescope maker. He lives with his wife and children in Devon, England.

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universe

James Muirden has written some thirty books on astronomy and space, in addition to A "Rhyming History of Britain" and "Shakespeare Well-Versed." He has also been a film reviewer and telescope maker. He lives with his wife and children in Devon, England.

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The Cosmic Verses

From mankind's ancestors to Professor Stephen Hawking, James Muirden cleverly and humorously examines our quest to make sense of the cosmos in wonderful rhyming couplets. If you've ever wondered about the universe, or wanted to broaden your horizons, here are the theories, discoveries, writings and sayings of Aristotle, Plato and Pythagoras, Ptolemy, and the Arab astronomers and mathematicians who flourished during Europe's Dark Ages,...

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Rhyming History of Britain

"This cheerful poem has been writtenTo tell the history of Britain; For People puzzled by the Past—If this means YOU, here’s help at last From Celts to Churchill, it relates(With all the most Important Dates)Our country’s convoluted course . . .Why Richard hollered for a horse;Why Eleanor was such a catch;Why no one liked the Spanish Match;The pros and cons of Laissez Faire;Smart Georgian ladies’...

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Seeing Stars

Focuses on the stars as they are born, live, and die while also including descriptions of the sun, comets, shooting stars, and constellations.

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Beginner's Guide To Astronomical Telescope Making

James Muirden has written some thirty books on astronomy and space, in addition to A "Rhyming History of Britain" and "Shakespeare Well-Versed." He has also been a film reviewer and telescope maker. He lives with his wife and children in Devon, England.

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100 Great Brits

Alfred the Great, Robert the Bruce, Francis Drake, Christopher Wren, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Emmeline Pankhurst, Elizabeth Fry, Ernest Shackleton, Agatha Christie, J.K. Rowling... What do they all have in common?They're all great Brits, whose works and achievements are celebrated in charming verse along with many more in this entertaining book. Muirden has regaled us before with rhyming romps through British history. Now he presents us...

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