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Product Details

  • Age Range: 5 - 8 years
  • Grade Level: Kindergarten - 3
  • Series: Readers
  • Paperback: 32 pages
  • Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books (July 10, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1426310366
  • ISBN-13: 978-1426310362
  • Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 5.8 x 0.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,123 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

ELIZABETH CARNEY is a writer and editor based in Brooklyn, New York. She specializes in nonfiction children's books and science, math, and STEM-related magazines. Her author credits includeEverything Big CatsEverything DolphinsGreat Migrations: Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move, and several titles in the Face to Face and National Geographic Readers series.

Elizabeth Carney received the 2005 AAAS Science Journalism Award for science reporting for children. Her titles Face to Face With CheetahsFace to Face With Gorillas, and Great Migrations: Whales, Wildebeests, Butterflies, Elephants, and Other Amazing Animals on the Move appeared on the National Science Teachers Association's Outstanding Science Trade Book list for 2008, 2009, and 2010 respectively.

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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful By Ella Bell on December 29, 2012
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As a retired teacher, I have only one thing to say....where were these books when I was seven. I learn something each time my Grandson and I read the book. I like that he wants to read the book to me.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Expedition Earth Author, Emma Reed on May 29, 2013
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While the Reed kids are particularly found of planet Earth, I thought this book would work well for summer reading and learning on the solar system. National Geographic books and magazines, especially for kids, are some of the best around. This book stands up to the Nat-Geo name. It has fun facts and plenty of easy-to-understand information about our universe. We plan to take this book on our road trip next month and engage the children with trivia for bubbles and stickers. Thanks Nat Geo!
- Emma Reed, Author of Elephants: Safari Series - Facts, Trivia and Photos! (Expedition Earth) and the Expedition Earth Series
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Jorge Diaz on August 9, 2013
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Great book for a 4 year old boy. I learned a few things myself reading this book with him. Entertaining and educational.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Susan W. Morrison on April 21, 2014
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I am a science educator. Astronomy and space exploration are one of my areas of special focus. I recently ordered and reviewed about twenty books on this subject before donating them to area libraries. This book is the best of the best - thorough, up to date, well illustrated, and easy to read and understand without "talking down" to kids.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By WB on March 25, 2014
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my 9 yo son loves these National Geographic books. they have great pictures and fun facts. I highly recommend them.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By sue on May 28, 2013
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This is a very nice little book that has alot to offer. My son enjoys the solar system so this book is great for him.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Tara Evans on September 17, 2012
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This is a great book (and the series) for young minds. Purchased it for a nephew and it was a very enjoyable read. We have purchased many others since. Link: [[ASIN:1426306520 National Geographic Readers:]
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By C.D. on July 14, 2014
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Love it!
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