Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson is a science writer based in Bristol, UK. Tom specialises in recasting science and technology into lively historical narratives. After almost 20 years of writing, Tom has uncovered a wealth of stories that help to bring technical content alive and create new ways of enjoying learning about science. In his time, Tom has been a zoo keeper, travel writer, buffalo catcher and filing clerk, but he now writes for adults and children, for books, magazines and TV.

Books by the Author

Basher Science: Engineering

Basher Science: Engineering

Basher Science

created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Tom Jackson
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

How does a 3D printer work? What stops a skyscraper from falling over? Where does a smart phone store information?

Welcome to the world of engineering! Discover how the familiar machines...

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Quiz Whiz

Quiz Whiz

written by Tom Jackson and Sean Callery
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Filled with four hundred questions and answers about core subjects, Quiz Whiz is the perfect book for inquisitive young children. The book is structured so that readers can try the quizzes...

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