Steve’s title list as author has now topped 300 – all illustrated non-fiction books. Some focus on individual areas such as sharks and space. Others cover general-interest sciences for the younger and family markets.

A basic aim is to describe and explain theories, processes and events for the intelligent but uninformed layperson. There’s always room for fresh, exciting new methods of presentation, using stealth tactics, surprise, humour and creative images to grab attention and convey information.

Remember the two I’s – Information + Imagination.