A description of the planet Saturn, the sixth planet from the sun and the second largest planet in the solar system, after Jupiter. The text discusses Saturn's distinguishing characteristics, its position in the solar system, its composition and atmospheric conditions, its moons and rings, and how scientists have learned about Saturn over time. Color photos and diagrams enhance understanding of the text.
|Publisher:||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.90(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Lexile:||650L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||7 - 9 Years|
About the Author
Laura Hamilton Waxman has written many books for the History Maker Bios series, including Jimmy Carter, Colin Powell, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Marie Curie, and Sequoyah. She has also written in the Creative Minds Biographies series.