The Solar System

Usborne Beginners

Author: Emily Bone,Terry Pastor

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905226

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 491

What is the surface of Mars like? Why does Venus glow in the dark? How do scientists explore faraway planets? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. "No Key Stage 1 classroom should be without the whole set." - The Bookseller
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Sun, Moon and Stars

Author: Stephanie Turnbull

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780746074770

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 6674

From simple facts about the Sun, Moon and stars to exciting accounts of Moon landings and eclipses, this book will fascinate young children just learning to read. Illustrated with colour photographs and diagrams, this carefully written book will encourage young children to read and find out more about the Universe.
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Planet Earth

Author: Leonie Pratt

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794517076

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 9501

Describes Earth as a planet, covering its geologic features, continents, and such natural processes as erosion and the water cycle.
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My Book of Planets

Author: Kuo Kang Chen

Publisher: Andromeda Children's

ISBN: 9781861991867

Category: Planets

Page: 10

View: 705

No further information has been provided for this title.
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Weather

For tablet devices

Author: Catriona Clarke

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474921930

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 5294

What makes the wind blow? How can rain sometimes be red? Why are tornadoes like vacuum cleaners? You’ll find the answers and lots more about weird and wonderful weather in this fascinating book. "No Key Stage 1 classroom should be without the whole set" - The Bookseller
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Look Inside Our World

Author: Emily Bone

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9781409563945

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 14

View: 7422

Take a trip around the world in this fascinating book. Find out what the Earth is made of, who lives in steamy rainforests, how rivers flow into the sea, and much more.
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Next Stop Neptune

Experiencing the Solar System

Author: Alvin Jenkins

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547348959

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

View: 1574

Did you know that on the asteroid Ceres you could jump six miles high? That on Pluto it gets so cold that the atmosphere freezes and falls to the ground as snow? Or that there is a volcano on Mars that is almost three times as tall as Mount Everest? Join astronomer Alvin Jenkins and illustrator Steve Jenkins as they take you on an incredible tour of our solar system. Filled with amazing facts about planets, moons, asteroids and everything in between—and some of what lies beyond—this book will take you on a journey you won’t soon forget.
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Astronomy and Space Sticker Book

Author: Emily Bone,Hazel Maskell

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781409586784

Category:

Page: 32

View: 3683

A smaller, shelf-friendly revamp of our accessible, visually stunning introduction to the wonders of space, from the stars and planets themselves to the astronauts and robots who've explored the Solar System. Packed with stickers, both illustrated and photographic, showing everything from the bubbling surface of the Sun to the distant clouds of space dust where stars are born. Lively, engaging text that explains the mysteries of space clearly, written in consultation with an astronomer and an astrophysicist.
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Owls

Usborne Beginners

Author: Emily Bone,Jenny Cooper

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905161

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 8912

How do owls find their way in the dark? What do they eat? What is a baby owl called? Find out the answers to these questions and many more in this easy to read guide with stunning photographs. "No Key Stage 1 classroom should be without the whole set." - The Bookseller
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Big Book of Stars and Planets

Author: Emily Bone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474921022

Category:

Page: 16

View: 327

New edition of 9781409564027 - a thin board book. Now converted into a stylish hardback with thick paper. A big picture book with giant fold-out pages to satisfy the curiosity of every young space enthusiast. Everything children need to know about the solar system, which is dispalyed on a huge double-gate fold. Makes a perfect gift which children will pore over for hours.
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My First Book of the Solar System

Author: Collins,HarperCollins UK Staff

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007521241

Category: Solar system

Page: 80

View: 5498

This title introduces children to the ever-popular topic of space and the amazing worlds that make up our solar system.
Posted in Solar system

See Inside Space

Author: Katie Daynes,Peter Allen

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794520885

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 16

View: 5672

What's in Space? Where did it come from? And how do we know? From the beginning of time to future space missions, unfold our amazing universe and see inside its secrets.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

Your Body

Author: Stephanie Turnbull

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794514020

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 7841

Describes how the human body works, including information on the skeletal, muscular, respiratory, and digestive systems.
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Planes

Author: Fiona Patchett,Colin King

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746074831

Category: Airplanes

Page: 32

View: 3914

Have you ever wanted to fly in a plane? Here are the facts and photographs to support any question a beginning reader would have about a plane.
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Why Do We Eat?

Author: Stephanie Turnbull

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794513337

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 4133

Describes how the body digests food, what certain nutrional elements the body uses and for what, why eating healthy is important, and what causes food poisoning and allergies.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

The Cambridge Guide to the Solar System

Author: Kenneth R. Lang

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139494171

Category: Science

Page: N.A

View: 8276

Richly illustrated with full-color images, this book is a comprehensive, up-to-date description of the planets, their moons, and recent exoplanet discoveries. This second edition of a now classic reference is brought up to date with fascinating new discoveries from 12 recent Solar System missions. Examples include water on the Moon, volcanism on Mercury's previously unseen half, vast buried glaciers on Mars, geysers on Saturn's moon Enceladus, lakes of hydrocarbons on Titan, encounter with asteroid Itokawa, and sample return from comet Wild 2. The book is further enhanced by hundreds of striking new images of the planets and moons. Written at an introductory level appropriate for undergraduate and high-school students, it provides fresh insights that appeal to anyone with an interest in planetary science. A website hosted by the author contains all the images in the book with an overview of their importance. A link to this can be found at www.cambridge.org/solarsystem.
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Trains

Usborne Beginners

Author: Emily Bone,Christyan Fox

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409584291

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 7546

When were the first trains built? How do some trains go uphill? What's it like to drive a train? Specially written for children who are just beginning to read alone this fact-filled book has all the answers and more. Includes full-colour photographs and links to recommended websites to find out more. "Excellent for helping children to learn to use books for research. Short chunks of text and plenty of pictures make these books really fun to read." - Parents in Touch
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Storms and Hurricanes

Usborne Beginners

Author: Emily Bone,Paul Weston

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409584267

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 9423

An easy-to-read introduction to wild and windy weather, illustrated with dramatic full-colour photographs. Includes information about different types of storms, what makes thunder and lightning and how to spot a hurricane. Links to recommended websites allow children to find out more. "Excellent for helping children to learn to use books for research. Short chunks of text and plenty of pictures make these books really fun to read." - Parents in Touch
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How Flowers Grow

Author: Emma Helbrough,Catherine-Anne MacKinnon,Laura Parker,Margaret Rostron,Alison Kelly

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780746047064

Category: Flowers

Page: 32

View: 1838

This exploration of how flowers grow is part of a series introducing children to the wonder of the world around them. It has two reading levels, with a simple sentence on each page for beginners, accompanied by more complex information which can be read as the child's confidence grows.
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Astronomy

Author: Emily Bone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409565246

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 9063

People have been fascinated by the things they can see in space since ancient times. We know more about space now, and the subject has boomed in popularity as a result of recent television programmes. This straightforward book will tell you all a beginner needs to know about the planets, stars, moons, nebulae, galaxies asteroids and more, through easy-to-read text, full-colour photographs and step-by-step visual explanations. Recommended websites accessed via Usborne Quicklinks provide further online resources.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction