My First Book of Planets:
All About the Solar System for Kids
Rockridge Press, 2020, 68 pp., spiral-bound. $18.55. Available on Amazon.com.
Get even the smallest astronomer excited for the big universe of space, from the bright and burning Sun to our own blue Earth to ice-capped Pluto and every planet in between. With this book, kids will explore the entire solar system through incredible photos and fascinating facts on what makes each planet so special — like their size, distance from the Sun, what the surface is like, how many moons they have, and more! This book includes big, beautiful images. Vibrant photos will take kids deep into space and onto each planet, and no telescope is required. Learn all about the eight planets in our solar system, plus dwarf planets Ceres, Pluto, Eris, Haumea, and Makemake. Did you know the bubbles in soda consist of the same gas that is on Venus? Out-of-this-world facts will keep kids glued to the page and excited to explore the sky. Show kids the amazing universe that surrounds them with this fun and engaging astronomy book. For ages 3 to 6.