First Big Book of Space

First Big Book of Space

Book - 2012
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Random House, Inc.
This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will explain basic concepts of space, beginning with what is most familiar to kids and expanding out into the universe.

Chapters include:
 • Chapter 1 focuses on the Earth, moon, and sun.
 • Chapter 2 introduces kids to the other planets in our solar system.
 • Chapter 3 explains other objects in our solar system, such as dwarf planets, comets, and asteroid belts.
 • Chapter 4 voyages even farther afield, touching on concepts such as the universe, the Milky Way, stars, galaxies, and black holes.
 • The last chapter delves into space exploration: humans on the moon, spaceships, the International Space Station, etc.

Baker & Taylor
A sumptuously illustrated latest edition to the series that includes National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Dinosaurs introduces basic concepts about outer space, from the sun and the moon to the planets and space exploration.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2012
ISBN: 9781426310140
Branch Call Number: JX 520 HUG
Characteristics: 127 p. :,chiefly col. ill., col. maps ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Aguilar, David A. - Illustrator


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Jun 05, 2017

I bought this book for my son when he was about 4 years old and he enjoyed it. My son is now 6.5 years old and still really likes the book and can still learn from it. Fun for parents too.

Highly recommended.

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Jun 05, 2017

Piripiri thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 3 and 8


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