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Mary Budzik

Mary Budzik is the author of many children's (and adult) books, including Punctuation, Grammar and Creative Writing in the Basher Basics series as well as the bestselling Mythology in the Basher History range. She has a BA in English Literature from Boston College and an MA in English Literature from Columbia University. She lives in Connecticut, USA.From his first book The Periodic Table (2007) to his more recent, Basher Science: Engineering, Basher's unique illustration style of East meets West features a dash of graffiti artist and a large helping of wit added in. This "graphic surrealism" approach to illustration has intrigued and informed a whole generation of children and engaged them with learning important topics in a light-hearted and entertaining but informative manner.

Basher History: Mythology

Basher History: Mythology

Basher History

created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
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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 children. Basher History: Mythology is an information-packed...

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Basher Basics: Creative Writing

Basher Basics: Creative Writing

Basher Basics

Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
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From the bestselling illustrator whose friendly take on science has revolutionized our understanding of everything from the periodic table to the universe, comes a fresh take on creative writing as...

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Basher Basics: Grammar

Basher Basics: Grammar

Basher Basics

Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
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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 illustrates each grammar basic - from parts...

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Basher Basics: Grammar

Basher Basics: Grammar

Basher Basics

Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
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Basher Basics: Grammar created and illustrated by Simon Basher, Written by Mary Budzik:

It used to be that learning grammar was one of the most boring exercises ever, but not anymore! Using...

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Basher Basics: Punctuation

Basher Basics: Punctuation

Basher Basics

Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Mary Budzik
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Basher Basics: Punctuation created and illustrated by Simon Basher, Written by Mary Budzik:

With its lively, creative approach, this is a unique and highly memorable one-stop guide to using...

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