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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Basher Basics

Simon Basher brings his signature style to a range of subjects—introducing children to the basics of punctuation, grammar, math, music and more. With bright colors and memorable characters, these books make learning fun.

  • Basher Basics: Space Exploration
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    • Basher Basics: Space Exploration

    • Basher Basics
      Created & illustrated by Simon Basher
      Kingfisher

    • Basher Basics: Space Exploration, Created & illustrated by Simon Basher

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

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  • Basher Basics: Creative Writing
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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, comes a fresh take on creative writing as...

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  • Basher Basics: Weather
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    • Basher Basics: Weather

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

    • Basher Basics: Weather, Whipping up a storm! created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green:
      Welcome to the wild world of weather, Basher style! Meet Hurricane, a violent blusterer;...

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  • Basher Basics: Dinosaurs
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    • Basher Basics: Dinosaurs

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

    • Basher Basics: Dinosaurs, The Bare Bones! Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green
      Sure, everyone knows about the physical attributes of dinos, but what about personalities...

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  • Basher Basics: Grammar
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    • Basher Basics: Grammar

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

    • 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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      • Physical Book
      • eBook
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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 illustrates each grammar basic - from parts...

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      • eBook
  • Basher Basics: Music
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    • Basher Basics: Music

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

    • Basher Basics: Music created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green:

      Basher brings his signature pop-life style to a whole new topic in this one-stop guide to the building blocks...

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      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Basher: ABC Kids
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    • Basher: ABC Kids

    • Basher Basics
      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 alphabet. Each spread of Basher: ABC Kids brings...

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  • Basher Basics: Math
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    • Basher Basics: Math

    • Basher Basics
      created & illustrated by Simon Basher
      Kingfisher

    • Basher Basics: Math, A Book You Can Count On created and illustrated by Simon Basher:

      Meet Zero, a bubbly fellow who will dissolve you to nothing, and say hello to the all-action Units, who...

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      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Basher Basics: Punctuation
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    • Basher Basics: Punctuation

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

    • 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...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook

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.

Simon Basher

Mary Budzik

Simon Basher is the creator and illustrator of more than ten best-selling concept books for children including The Periodic Table, Physics, Biology, Astronomy, Math, and Punctuation. Based in London and Tokyo and specializing in "graphic surrealism", Basher's original artwork is regularly exhibited and sold in the UK, Europe, the US and the Asia.

Dan Green

Dan Green is a freelance science writer and editor who consulted on Basher's previous book for Kingfisher, The Periodic Table.