Book
Dutch

De aarde ontdekken

John Farndon (author), Michael Dunning (photographer)
Title
De aarde ontdekken / Farndon, John ; foto's van Dunning, Michael
Author
John Farndon
Photographer
Michael Dunning
Language
Dutch
Original title
How the earth works
Publisher
Leuven: Davidsfonds, 1994
192 p. : ill.
Note
Omslagtitel : De aarde ontdekken : de geheimen van de aarde in fascinerende proeven en ervaringen
ISBN
90-6565-621-9

About John Farndon

John Farndon (born 1960) is a British writer of books, plays and music. He is best known as a writer of, and contributor to, science books for children.

Biography

Farndon studied Earth sciences and English literature at Jesus College, Cambridge University. He is a Fellow of the 'Royal Literary Fund' at Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge).

Farndon was described by the Royal Literary Fund as "a writer of non-fiction books, and a playwright, lyricist, composer and literary translator. Spurred by intense intellectual curiosity, his interests range widely and he writes on topics from chemistry to China".

In 2014 the Daily Telegraph reviewed Farndon's book for 'would be' Oxbridge students, Do You Still Think You’re Clever?, where he explains how to tackle the toughest “unanswerable” question and win a university place.

According to the Royal Literary Fund, Farndon has been shortlisted a record four tim…Read more on Wikipedia