Jump Into Science: Sun

Jump Into Science: Sun

by Steve Tomecek, Carla Golembe
     
 

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How hot is the sun? What is it made of? How long would it take to get there? This fun- and fact-filled picture book answers these questions and many more. Follow the lead of two kids and a purple cat, who introduce astronomy in a child-friendly way.

"Steve Tomecek brings fun and fact together with this nonfiction narrative of Earth's closest star."

Overview

How hot is the sun? What is it made of? How long would it take to get there? This fun- and fact-filled picture book answers these questions and many more. Follow the lead of two kids and a purple cat, who introduce astronomy in a child-friendly way.

"Steve Tomecek brings fun and fact together with this nonfiction narrative of Earth's closest star." —Washington Parent

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792255826
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
05/09/2006
Series:
Jump Into Science Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
579,082
Product dimensions:
10.75(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.11(d)
Lexile:
AD770L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Steve Tomecek, the Executive Director and founder of Science Plus, Inc., is the author of numerous books, including three other Jump Into Science titles. He was the winner of the 1996 American Institute of Physics Excellence in Science Writing Award. He lives in Bellerose, New York.

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