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Born almost 5 billion years ago at the edge of the Milky Way galaxy, our Solar System is a place filled with mystery and wonder. In the last fifty years, we have learned more than ever about the farthest reaches of our world. With dramatic full-color photographs and spacecraft images, Our Solar System takes young readers on a fascinating tour of the sun, the eight planets and their moons, plus asteroids and comets. Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon presents this new, updated edition of his much-admired book about the vast and mystifying part of the universe that we live in.

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In this completely updated edition of Our Solar System, Seymour Simon takes young readers on a fascinating tour through space! With beautiful full-color photographs and spacecraft images, young readers will learn all about the beginning of the solar system, including the sun and the eight planets and their moons. This book includes a glossary and an index.

Seymour Simon knows how to explain science to kids and make it fun. He was a teacher for more than twenty years, has written more than 250 books, and has won multiple awards.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

About the Author

Seymour Simon has been called "the dean of the [children's science book

Product Details

ISBN:
9780062333797
Author:
Simon, Seymour
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Subject:
Science & Technology - Astronomy
Subject:
Childrens Science
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
20140831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 5
Language:
English
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
10 x 10 x 0.25 in 22.8 oz
Age Level:
from 6 up to 10

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Children's » Nonfiction » Astronomy
Children's » Nonfiction » Outer Space
Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » General
Children's » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Children's » Science and Nature » General

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Product details 48 pages HarperCollins - English 9780062333797 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In this completely updated edition of Our Solar System, Seymour Simon takes young readers on a fascinating tour through space! With beautiful full-color photographs and spacecraft images, young readers will learn all about the beginning of the solar system, including the sun and the eight planets and their moons. This book includes a glossary and an index.

Seymour Simon knows how to explain science to kids and make it fun. He was a teacher for more than twenty years, has written more than 250 books, and has won multiple awards.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

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