Most people are familiar with spring, summer, fall, and Winter. But did you to that some plates on our planet have a rainy season and a dry season? Or that the Northern and Southern Hemispheres have opposite seasons? In this fascinating book, learn how the seasons affect nearly everything we do. As part of the Searchlight Books™ collection, this series sheds light on an important science question-What Are Earth's Cycles? Vivid photos, clear text, and informative sidebars will help you find the answer!
About the Author
Orlin Richard is a children's book author and editor from Fargo, North Dakota. He has written and edited books about sports, science, and history for elementary and middle grade audiences.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 What Is a Season? 4
Chapter 2 What Causes the Seasons? 10
Chapter 3 Wet and Dry Seasons 22
Chapter 4 What the Seasons Do 26
Science and the Seasons 37
Learn More about the Seasons 39