Series: Let's Explore Science [Dorling-Kindersley]

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Air & Flying (Let's Explore Science) by Claudette Williams
Building Things by Claudette Williams
Make It Balance by David Evans
Make It Change by David Evans
Me and My Body by Claudette Williams
Seasons & Weather by David Evans
Sound & Music by David Evans
Water & Floating by David Evans
Make It Go by David Evans3
Color & Light by David Evans6
Living Things (Let's Explore Science) by David Evans9
Magnets & Batteries by David Evans12

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  1. 101 Great Science Experiments by Neil Ardley (1993)
  2. Science for Fun Experiments by Gary Gibson (1996)
  3. 150 Science Experiments
  4. The Thomas Edison book of easy and incredible experiments by James G. Cook (1988)
  5. What's Inside? My Body by Angela Royston (1991)
  6. Winter (First Step Nonfiction: Seasons) by Tanya Thayer (2001)
  7. Batteries and Magnets (Fun With Simple Science) by Barbara Taylor (1991)
  8. Gizmos & Gadgets: Creating Science Contraptions That Work (& Knowing Why) (Williamson Kids Can! Series) by Jill Frankel Hauser (1999)
  9. Backyard Science by Christopher Maynard (2001)
  10. Seeing is Not Believing!: The Science of Shadow and Light (Step Into Science) by Barbara Taylor (1991)
  11. Balloon Science by Etta Kaner (1989)
  12. How Science Works (How it Works) by Judith Hann (1991)
  13. The Usborne Big Book of Experiments by Alastair Smith (1996)
  14. Janice VanCleave's Physics for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments in Motion, Heat, Light, Machines, and Sound by Janice VanCleave (1991)
  15. Batteries, Bulbs, and Wires (Young Discoverers: Science Facts and Experiments) by David Glover (1993)

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