S. L. Hamilton - Hachette Children's Group

S. L. Hamilton



Sue is a children's author and book designer. She writes mainly on her topics of interest, that luckily, are also interesting to young people.

Her books are usually found in public and school libraries, and include 'Close Encounters of the Wild Kind', 'Xtreme Sports' and 'Xtreme Predators'.

She enjoys writing, as well as designing her own and other authors' books.

Books currently available by this author

Date published: New > Old

Franklin Watts

Treasure Hunting

S. L. Hamilton
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S. L. Hamilton
Franklin Watts

Storm Chasing

S. L. Hamilton
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S. L. Hamilton

Kick excitement into high gear with this extreme title! Short, easy-to-read text pairs with full-colour, action-packed photos to introduce young adventurers to storm chasing. Readers will learn about the tools and equipment used in chasing storms, as well as dangers and safety tips. They are introduced to tornadoes, waterspouts, hurricanes, and thunderstorms and what chasing each one entails. Extreme facts supplement the text, leaving aspiring storm chasers excited for the next weather event!

Franklin Watts

Polar Exploration

S. L. Hamilton
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S. L. Hamilton

Kick excitement into high gear with this extreme title! Short, easy-to-read text pairs with full-colour, action-packed photos to introduce young adventurers to polar exploration. Readers will learn about the tools and equipment used in exploring the North and South Poles, as well as dangers and safety tips. They are introduced to transportation methods and conditions at each pole, including animal life and ice formations. Extreme facts supplement the text, leaving future explorers excited for an polar adventure!

Franklin Watts

Mountaineering

S. L. Hamilton
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S. L. Hamilton
Franklin Watts

Caving

S. L. Hamilton
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S. L. Hamilton

Kick excitement into high gear with this extreme title! Short, easy-to-read text pairs with full-colour, action-packed photos to introduce extreme sports fans to caving. Readers will learn about the tools and equipment used in exploring caves, as well as dangers and safety tips. They are introduced to types of caves including limestone caves, sandstone caves, lava caves, sea caves, ice and glacier caves, sinkholes, and mud and boulder caves. Cave formations such as stalactites and stalagmites are also introduced. Extreme facts supplement the text, leaving future caving enthusiasts excited for an extreme adventure!

Franklin Watts

Ghost Hunting

S. L. Hamilton
Authors:
S. L. Hamilton

Kick excitement into high gear with this extreme title! Short, easy-to-read text pairs with full-colour, action-packed photos to introduce young adventurers to ghost hunting. Readers will learn about the tools and equipment used in hunting ghosts, as well as dangers and safety tips. They are introduced to famous haunted houses and hotels, while haunted hospitals, battlegrounds, ships, and cemeteries are also discussed. Extreme facts supplement the text, leaving aspiring ghost hunters excited for an extreme adventure!