John Gribbin, Mary Gribbin - Author Picture

John Gribbin, Mary Gribbin - Authors

John Gribbin is a well known and highly respected science writer, broadcaster and journalist, who recently contributed to Melvyn Bragg's On Giants' Shoulders. Mary Gribbin studied psychology and teaches young people with special needs. They have co-written several children's books, as well as the Scientists in 90 minutes series (Constable).Their book 'What's the Big Idea?: Time and the Universe' was the winner of the TES Information Book Award.

Mary Gribbin was educated at the University of Sussex. She has written for New Scientist and the Guardian, and has worked with her husband John on more than ten books, as well as several others herself.

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Big Numbers
John Gribbin, Mary Gribbin
This is a great book for parent and child to share. They'll thrive on the feast of facts and the big ideas that will give you the edge if you're aware of them. Big stuff. And if you like it...
Lovereading Price: £3.99 - Saving £1.00 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/07/2005
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