Books

My books have been printed in multiple languages, have won several international awards, and have attracted critical acclaim.

With hundreds of thousands of copies sold around the world, and ranging from elementary and middle school chemistry ‘fun’, through to college 101 academic work, they span the full gamut of the junior chemistry genre.

Awards include the School Library Association Information Book of Year Award in the UK, the Wissenschaftsbuch des Jahre (with fellow winner, Bill Bryson), in Austria, and the American Institute of Physics Science Communication Award.


AP Chemistry Crash Course, 2nd Edition

The sister book to the SAT Chemistry Subject Test Crash Course, here’s the AP Chemistry Crash Course book for the new AP exam. Updated in full for the new AP curriculum first examined in May of 2014.


The Periodic Table - Elements With Style

The Periodic Table: Elements With Style!

The Periodic Table: Elements With Style!, brings the elements of the periodic table to life. Each element is given its own character in this delightfully educational children’s book. With Simon Basher’s original artwork, and Adrian Dingle’s pen-portraits, the meek, mean and mild jump off the page into kids’ imaginations.

Personalized, signed copies available for $10 including shipping. Pay here, and then shoot me a note with your address and any special instructions for the inscription.


The Complete Periodic Table: All The Elements With Style!

Updated version of the book above to include every element


How To Make A Universe With 92 Ingredients

How To Make a Universe With 92 Ingredients

How To Make a Universe With 92 Ingredients is an international award-winning title, with accolades earned in England, Austria and the USA. Winner of the 2011 Information Book Award from the School Library Association in the UK, the Wissenchaftsbuch des Jahre in Austria in 2012, and the 2014 American Institute of Physics Science Communication Award, the book discusses the chemistry behind everyday objects, and the chemistry of the world around us. Beautifully illustrated with glossy, bold colors, the information and visuals collide to make a stunning book.


SAT Chemistry Subject Test Crash Course

SAT Chemistry Subject Test Crash Course

Looking to boost the chances of getting a great SAT Chemistry Subject Test score? Then check out, Adrian’s SAT Chemistry Crash Course book. Packed with hints & Tips and all the chemistry you’ll need for the exam, REA’s book brings you up to speed.


The Periodic Table: Elements With Style! FLASHCARDS

The Periodic Table, Elements With Style! in flashcard format! Kids love the large flashcards that show the elements and their information from the original book in a trading card form


The Elements: A Tour of the Periodic Table

A whistle stop tour of the elements in an easy to access, and glossy hardback format. (Both the US, and UK cover is shown above).


DK Eyewitness The Elements

Dorling Kindersley Eyewitness Books: The Elements

2019 is the 150th anniversary of the periodic table, and this fact-filled book is the perfect guide to all 118 elements – the ingredients that make up our world.


Dorling Kindersley Knowledge Encyclopedia SCIENCE!

Released in 2018, another stunning DK title with a visual POP! like no other series, I wrote several parts of the MATTER section of the book.


Basher A TO Z of SCIENCE!

More Simon Basher treatment of science, this time with me as a contributing author once more.


Sam Kean’s Disappearing Spoon for Young Readers

Sam Kean’s New York Times best seller adapted for a younger audience by … me!

Personalized, signed copies available for $15 including shipping. Pay here, and then shoot me a note with your address and any special instructions for the inscription.