This article was written for the magazine of Stanley Thornes (Publishers) Ltd of Cheltenham, after a 2-day event at Sharrow Bay Hotel Ullswater in October 1996 celebrating a million sales of Physics books by best-selling author Keith Johnson.
Pictured are Keith Johnson the author (right), with Adrian Wheaton, Science Publisher (left) who wrote the article above.
Notes to Editors:
1. Keith Johnson is an ex-physics teacher and long-established author of over 100 textbooks. His best-selling books are ‘Physics for You’ and ‘Spotlight Science’. As well as books he also produces software for timetabling in schools.
2. Stanley Thornes Ltd has since been acquired by Nelson Thornes Ltd and then Oxford University Press (OUP).
3. More details of Keith Johnson’s books can be found on the publisher’s web-site:
with a full list of ISBNs at: