The planets in our solar system

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HarperCollins Publishers, Apr 23, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 31 pages
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Describes the nine planets and other bodies of the solar system; includes directions for making models showing the size of the planets and their distance from the sun.

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Review: The Planets in Our Solar System (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 2)

User Review  - Kristen Lindsay - Goodreads

This would be a great book to read when introducing the solar system to your class. You can use this book and create many lessons such as creating vinn digrahms and comparing and contrasting planets ... Read full review

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User Review  - jessica_5906 - LibraryThing

Age: 5 Source: Pierce County Library Read about the eight planets in our solar system and Earth's special place in it. Read full review


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About the author (1998)

Branley is a co-founder of the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. He is Astronomer Emeritus and former Chairman of the American Museum-Hayden Planetarium.

KEVIN O'MALLEY is the author and illustrator of many books, but this is the first project where has only been the writer. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland, with his wife and two sons.
PATRICK O'BRIEN is the author and illustrator of nine books for children. He dreamed up the concept of dinosaurs in spacesuits many years ago, but it was the irrepressibly zany mind of Kevin O'Malley who finally created the interstellar hero Captain Raptor. Patrick lives in Baltimore, Maryland, with his wife and son.

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