by Seymour Simon

Paperback(1 MULBERRY)

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ISBN-13: 9780688161613
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 09/28/1998
Edition description: 1 MULBERRY
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 10.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)
Lexile: 1080L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Seymour Simon has been called "the dean of the [children's science book] field" by the New York Times. He has written more than 250 books for young readers and has received the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Lifetime Achievement Award for his lasting contribution to children's science literature, the Science Books & Films Key Award for Excellence in Science Books, the Empire State Award for excellence in literature for young people, and the Educational Paperback Association Jeremiah Ludington Award. He and his wife, Liz, live in Great Neck, New York. You can visit him online at, where you can read "Seymour Science Blog" and download a free four-page teacher guide to accompany this book, putting it in context with Common Core objectives. Many of Seymour's award-winning books are also available as ebooks.

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Venus 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Clear, interesting writing and incredible photographs make this a wonderful book to get kids to expand their interests and read.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I'm an elementary media specialist. We have always had these books in our library; it is nice to know some of them are available as eBooks. Some of the main planets are missing, though (Jupiter, Mars). I hope he will eventually make the whole series available.