Simon Basher

Artist and designer Simon Basher has fun playing in the world of contemporary character design. Inspired by a love of simple line work and a rich color palette, his characters fill the gap between edgy manga and the cuteness of Hello Kitty. He lives in England.


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Basher History: Mythology
Basher History
created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
Kingfisher

The myths and stories of the gods and goddesses of the ancient world have a timeless appeal that captures the attention of generation after generation of...


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Available 7/22/2014
Basher History: States and Capitals
Basher History
created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Basher History: States and Capitals is the follow-up title to the bestselling Basher History: U.S. Presidents. This unique and comprehensive guide to 50 states...


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Basher Basics: Space Exploration
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, astronomy, planet Earth, chemistry and...


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Basher Science: Extreme Physics
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

In Basher's totally hip and quirky style, readers are introduced to the amazing research that is revolutionizing physics! From the pioneering experiments...


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Basher Basics: Creative Writing
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
Kingfisher

From the bestselling illustrator whose friendly take on science has revolutionized our understanding of everything from the periodic table to the universe,...


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Basher Science: Extreme Biology
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

Learn about the amazing research that is revolutionizing biology, from advances in medicine to genetic engineering. Meet the world’s toughest bacterium and a...


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Basher History: US Presidents
Basher History
created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Basher's US Presidents shows you the nation's leaders as you've never seen them before. Every president, from George Washington to the winner of the 2012...


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Basher Science: Earth Science Library (3-Copy Boxed Set))
Basher Science
by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

It's an Earth Science party as more than 175 of Basher's iconic characters get together to explain the basics of Earth Science. Things get rolling with Planet...


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Basher Basics: Weather
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Welcome to the wild world of weather, Basher style! Meet Hurricane, a violent blusterer; Atmosphere, a many-layered character who keeps the planet cozy;...


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Basher Basics: Dinosaurs
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Sure, everyone knows about the physical attributes of dinos, but what about personalities to go with those prehistoric proportions? Welcome to this highly...


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Basher Science: Sticker Book
Basher Science
by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

From Basher, the illustrator who made science too-cool-for-school, comes a fun and funky poster and sticker book to introduce the youngest readers to the...


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Basher Science: Technology
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

From the bestselling illustrator whose friendly take on science has revolutionized our understanding of everything from the periodic table to the universe,...


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Basher: 123
Basher
Written and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

The numbers 1 to 20 have never been so creatively counted as in this companion to the critically acclaimed Basher: ABC Kids. Witty, rhythmic text and Basher’s...


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Basher: Go! Go! BoBo Opposites
Basher
created and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

The talented author of the best-selling Basher informational series brings his unique sensibility to this fun series of concept books for the youngest readers....


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Basher: Go! Go! BoBo Time
Basher
created and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

The talented author of the best-selling Basher informational series brings his unique sensibility to this fun series of concept books for the youngest readers....


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Basher Science: Oceans
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, biology, astronomy, rocks and minerals,...


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Basher Science: Core Science Library (3-Copy Boxed Set)
Basher Science
by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

It's a Science party as more than 175 of Basher's iconic characters get together to explain the basics of three core topics. Things get rolling in Chemistry,...


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Basher Flashcards: Rocks and Minerals
Basher Science
Created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

The perfect companion to any study of Earth Science, Basher's best-selling Rocks and Minerals: A Gem of a Book! is now available as a card deck. The rocks and...


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Basher Flashcards: Periodic Table
Basher Science
Created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Adrian Dingle and Dan Green
Kingfisher

Basher's best-selling Periodic Table: Elements with Style! is now available in a handy deck so young chemists can take their favorite characters on the go....


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Basher Basics: Grammar
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
Kingfisher

It used to be that learning grammar was one of the most boring exercises ever, but not anymore! Using his trademark personality-based approach, Basher...


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Basher Science: Algebra and Geometry
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

The best-selling author of Math and Punctuation now turns his attention to the fun and funky characters in Geometry and Algebra. Meet Polygon and Plane,...


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Basher Basics: Grammar
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
Kingfisher

It used to be that learning grammar was one of the most boring exercises ever, but not anymore! Using his trademark personality-based approach, Basher...


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Basher Basics: Music
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Basher brings his signature pop-life style to a whole new topic in this one-stop guide to the building blocks of music. Meet Rhythm and Pitch, who know how to...


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Basher: ABC Kids

created and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

Using creative alliteration, his signature Manga-style artwork, and his eye for clever design, Simon Basher brings a fresh approach to reimagining the...


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Basher: Go! Go! Bobo Shapes
Basher
created and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

Bobo is off again in this exploration of shapes. Young readers can use their fingers to trace each embossed outline as they follow Bobo on his bouncy adventure...


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Basher: Go! Go! Bobo Colors
Basher
created and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

Bouncy Bobo can't sit still. He just has to bounce his way across the pages of this book, painting everything he sees. From yellow ducks, to blue butterflies,...


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Basher Science: Human Body
Basher Science
Created and illus. by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

From the best-selling team that brought you The Periodic Table, Physics, Biology, and Astronomy comes a topic that's close to our hearts-literally! Meet the...


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Basher Science: Rocks and Minerals
Basher Science
Created and illus. by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology, ROCKS AND...


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Basher Basics: Punctuation
Basher Basics
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
Kingfisher

With its lively, creative approach, this is a unique and highly memorable one-stop guide to using punctuation marks correctly. Each mark is each represented by...


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Basher Basics: Math
Basher Basics
created & illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

Meet Zero, a bubbly fellow who will dissolve you to nothing, and say hello to the all-action Units, who just love to measure. Get a load of greedy Multiply, a...


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Basher Science: Chemistry
Basher Science
Created and illus. by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Discover the secrets of chemistry, and learn about the properties of matter and the ways in which they interact, combine and change. Chemistry is a compelling...


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Basher Science: Planet Earth
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Gilpin
Kingfisher

From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, bioligy, astronomy and rocks and...


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Basher Science: Rocks and Minerals
Basher Science
Created and illus. by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology, ROCKS AND...


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Basher Science: Astronomy
Basher Science
Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Like a Facebook for the universe, Astronomy gives every important celestial body and concept its own page, where readers can learn its behaviors, likes, and...


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Basher Science: Biology
Basher Science
Created and illus. by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
Kingfisher

Nature’s building blocks have never been more sociable than in this newest offering from the creators of The Periodic Table and Physics. From cells to DNA,...


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Basher Science: Physics
Basher Science
Created and illustrated by Simon Basher
Kingfisher

Imagine physics as a community full of wacky characters--the building blocks of the universe each with a unique personality. This book throws open the doors...


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Basher Science: The Periodic Table
Basher Science
Created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Adrian Dingle
Kingfisher

The Periodic Table introduces budding chemists to the world of the elements as it's never been seen before. Designed to resemble popular networking Web sites,...


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