Franklyn M. Branley is one of the co-founders of the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series and the author of close to 150 popular books about scientific topics for young readers of all ages. He is Astronomer Emeritus and former Chairman of the American Museum-Hayden Planetarium.
Dr. Branley lives in Sag Harbor, New York.
Another hit for our five year old grandson! He is totally obsessed with the solar system, so I've started with this book. Mom reads it to him at night before bed, & he loves it!Published 2 months ago by K. Samenow
We purchased a battery operated moon that hangs on her wall to go along with this book! Easy science! Love !Published 8 months ago by consumermom
Excellent choice for a Christmas present, my nephew is learning about the solar system and moon, sun, stars and he loves this book.Published 8 months ago by Janelle Quintero
This book provided a straight forward intro to the phases of the moon for my first graders. We did the experiment with the orange and it was very successful. Read morePublished 9 months ago by S. Wagner
I love this book for young children. I recently got a wall mounted moon light that has a remote to show different moon phases. This book will be great with it!Published 9 months ago by FWMame
I bought these for a couple of nieces and nephews to go with their Uncle Milton moon in my room globes that change phases with a remote control. Read morePublished 9 months ago by R. Childers
this book makes the childs mind work, love the details. Simple for younger children and provides interesting facts for older children.Published 11 months ago by Pamela Makovicka
Perfect for third grade curriculum. Easy to understand language for children of this age. Cute illustrations that help tell the story.Published 18 months ago by Hopeful
Explained in a simplistic manner. My kid liked the moon phases experiment. It is very good book but there is still room to make it better. That is the reason for 4 stars.Published 18 months ago by Unbiased