Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2021, 32 pp., Hardcover. $19.95. www.garethstevens.com
For many years, people believed there were nine planets that orbited the Sun. Now we say there are eight. What happened to the ninth planet, Pluto? What are the different planets like? What exactly makes a planet a planet? These are the many intriguing questions answered with this high-interest book, crafted to be accessible for readers of all levels. Young astronomers will be especially fascinated by the stunning photographs and the “Make the Grade” fact boxes. For ages 5 to 8.