Kindle Books by Alan Snow

Alan Snow is the author of How Pirates Really Work (2013), Worse Things Happen at Sea! (2013), How Dinosaurs Really Work (2012), Here Be Monsters! (2010) and other 2 books.

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How Pirates Really Work

release date: Nov 07, 2013
How Pirates Really Work
The must-have book of pirates from the creator of How Santa Really Worksand How Dinosaurs Really Work. Arollicking exploration of all things piratical from the brilliant mind of acclaimed author/illustrator Alan Snow. A jam-packed feast for the eyes. Don't miss it! Praise for How Dinosaurs Really Work: "A fabulous fun-filled book that will raise a lot of laughs." Creative Steps "Everything you've ever wanted to know about these ever-popular prehistoric creatures is explained in a witty accessible style in this readable book full of fascinating facts." www.booktrust.org.uk Praise for How Santa Really Works: "You'll be delighted to find this quirky book at the bottom of your stocking. The drawings are detailed and every page a delight." The Sun

Worse Things Happen at Sea!

release date: Jul 09, 2013
Worse Things Happen at Sea!
Set sail for a “quirky, fast-paced adventure on the high seas” (SLJ) in this rollicking tale of pirates, poison, and monsters from New York Times bestselling author of Here Be Monsters! The kooky residents of Ratbridge are clamoring for the miracle medicine Black Jollop, but a shortage calls for action. The Nautical Laundry, the famed rat-pirate vessel, must journey afar to gather the medicine’s secret ingredient. But things aren’t what they seem…and soon the ship is under attack. Can young Arthur and his Ratbridge friends triumph and return with the cure for the towns ills? Illustrated throughout with hundreds of detailed and delightful black-and-white drawings, this imaginative novel will captivate young sea-faring scallywags and brave buccaneers who love a daring, humorous, and extraordinary adventure.

How Dinosaurs Really Work

release date: Aug 30, 2012
How Dinosaurs Really Work
Have you ever wondered what colour dinosaurs really were, what they had for breakfast or even whether you could beat one in a running race? You have! Then this is the book for you. Crammed full of interesting dino-facts and bursting with detailed illustrations, How Dinosaurs Really Work covers everything you need to know about these roaring beasts. The perfect book for all dino-crazy youngsters.

Here Be Monsters!

release date: May 11, 2010
Here Be Monsters!
Entertaining antics and skullduggery abound in the book that inspired Laika Studio’s animated film The Boxtrolls, in theaters September 26, 2014! Welcome to Ratbridge. But beware—for there is skulduggery afoot. Young Arthur has fallen foul of the appalling outlaw, Snatcher, and is trapped alone in the town with every way home sealed. Meanwhile Snatcher and his men are working tirelessly in secret on a fiendish and dastardly plan to destroy the entire town. With the help of some friendly boxtrolls and cabbageheads, some quirkly townspeople, and the rats and pirates from the Ratbridge Nautical Laundry, can Arthur thwart Snatcher’s evil plans and find his way home?

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Antimicrobial Drug Action

release date: Oct 31, 2006
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Antimicrobial Drug Action
The subject is one of major interest in basic microbiology and infectious diseases and the book is a known classic.

Swashbuckling Fantasy

release date: May 12, 2006
Swashbuckling Fantasy
SWASHBUCKLING FANTASY features excerpts from 10 series by bestselling and critically acclaimed authors such as Margaret Petersen Haddix, author of the Shadow Children series, D.J. MacHale, author of the Pendragon series, Scott Westerfeld, author of Uglies and Holly Black, author of Valiant. This online sampler also highlights six debut series from rising stars in fantasy, including Kai Meyer, Jane Johnson and Obert Skye. This fantasy sampler is the perfect way to introduce middle grade through teen readers to alternate worlds, distant pasts and fantastic creatures! Don't miss out on any of our amazing fantasy titles! Please visit www.SimonSaysKids.com or www.SimonSaysTEEN.com for more information.
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