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There Was a Black Hole That Swallowed the Universe
There Was a Black Hole That Swallowed the Universe
Hardcover      ISBN: 149268077x

Spark creative conversations about celestial beings with this clever parody from the #1 science author for kids

PLUS, use a black light to reveal secret, invisible text and artwork that reverses the story from nothing to the scientific creation of everything

Using the familiar rhythm of "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly," follow along as the black hole swallows up the universe and everything that exists in it, from the biggest to the smallest pieces of matter. The silly, vibrant artwork is sure to make stargazers of all ages smile.

There was a black hole that swallowed the universe.
I don't know why it swallowed the universe--oh well, it couldn't get worse.
There was a black hole that swallowed a galaxy.
It left quite a cavity after swallowing that galaxy.
It swallowed the galaxies that filled universe.
I don't know why it swallowed the universe--oh well, it couldn't get worse.

Glow-In-The-Dark Constellations
Glow-In-The-Dark Constellations
Paperback      ISBN: 0448412535

90,000 stargazers can't be wrong Our original Glow-in-the-Dark Constellations was such a hit that we're bringing it back in an affordable paperback edition for a new generation From Andromeda to Pegasus, Orion to the Big Dipper, this super informative guide covers it all with dazzling glow-in-the-dark illustrations of the constellations, eight sky maps, and fascinating retellings of the legends behind the constellations. Helpful tips on locating stars in the night sky through every season of the year make this a book the whole family can enjoy together.

Destination: Space
Destination
Space
Hardcover      ISBN: 1847808409

Hop on board the space shuttle and get ready for the ride of your life as you explore deep space with your five fellow space cadets. This journey of discovery takes you through our local solar system and beyond, to galaxies far and wide. With every encounter, learn more about the science behind the stars, planets, meteors and comets in our sky, and the history of our universe.

Oh No, Astro!
Oh No, Astro!
School & Library      ISBN: 1481439766

Asteroids Planets Astronauts
In this charming debut picture book, a grumpy asteroid named Astro is thrown out of orbit and takes an unexpected journey through space

Astro is a cranky asteroid who just wants everyone to respect his personal boundaries. But when a satellite knocks Astro out of orbit, he is forced to embark on an epic adventure through space...whether he wants to or not

Filled with playful illustrations and tons of cool facts about space, this picture book is a must-have for all the future astronauts who are ready to journey through the galaxy.
50 Things You Should Know About Space
50 Things You Should Know About Space
Paperback      ISBN: 1609929624

What exactly goes on at the International Space Station and why does the Earth spin? Just how big is our galaxy and how did the Moon form? From constellations to space shuttles, Space is as endlessly fascinating as the universe itself. Discover everything you ever wanted to know about space missions, colliding galaxies, light years, solar eclipses, the surface of the Sun and much, much more in this exciting title.

Packed with facts and figures, you'll also find out about astronomers, astronauts and scientists and how their incredible jobs have enabled us to learn so much about our Universe.

Space Visual Encyclopedia
Space Visual Encyclopedia
by DK
Hardcover      ISBN: 1465454721

From the Big Bang to space exploration and stargazing, young readers will see everything there is to know about space as they blast off on this extraordinary journey with Space Visual Encyclopedia.

Kids will discover how galaxies are born, find out the essential facts about our solar system's planets, see how humans first blasted off into the vastness of space, learn about the iconic individuals who played a part in these scientific discoveries over the centuries, and explore the constellations that light up our night sky. Highly visual spreads with cutting-edge CGI photography showcase amazing things that are sure to astonish young readers, including Jupiter's Great Red Spot, supernovae, astronaut spacesuits, and so much more.

Joining DK's award-winning Visual Encyclopedia format, Space Visual Encyclopedia is the ultimate visual guide to our amazing universe.

Professor Astro Cat's Intergalactic Activity Book
Professor Astro Cat's Intergalactic Activity Book
Paperback      ISBN: 190926346x

Looking at the stars, do you dream of new worlds beyond our own? Would you like to explore distant planets, fly a rocket or try some chocolate quantum physics? Good news, Professor Astro Cat is here to help Packed with amazing experiments, thrilling facts and create-your-own adventures, his Astronaut Space Camp offers a universe of excitement, and is bursting with ideas for a future at the frontiers of space

The Moon Book
The Moon Book
Paperback      ISBN: 082344323x
An up-to-date, clear and interesting introduction to our magnificent moon from the the award-winning author of science books for children.

Shining light on all kinds of fascinating facts about our moon, this simple, introductory book includes information on how the moon affects the oceans' tides, why the same side of the moon always faces earth, why we have eclipses, and more.

This newly revised edition, available in time for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, incorporates new, up-to-date information based on recent discoveries, and includes an updated map of the moon's surface. Thoroughly vetted by an astrophysics expert, The Moon Book is a perfect introduction lunar phases, orbit, the history of space exploration, and more.

Using her signature combination of colorful, clear illustrations and accessible text, Gail Gibbons reinforces important vocabulary with simple explanations, perfect for budding astronomers. Legends about the moon, trivia, and facts about the moon landing are also included.
Space (Ripley's Believe It or Not!)
Space (Ripley's Believe It or Not!)
by Unknown
Paperback      ISBN: 0099568152

Reveals the high-tech world of space. This book explains how to look at the night sky and how planets and stars were formed, and reveals facts about the history of space exploration.

The Speed of Starlight: An Exploration of Physics, Sound, Light, and Space
The Speed of Starlight
An Exploration of Physics, Sound, Light, and Space
Hardcover      ISBN: 1536208558
A contemporary exploration of physics, light, and sound told through stunning graphic artwork.

Designed to present physics in a totally new way, this book explores the topics of physics, light, and sound alongside incredible artwork from Ximo Abad a. Visualize sonar sound, discover the speed of light, and understand basic quantum physics with easy-to-understand, engaging text by acclaimed science writer Colin Stuart. Impressive design meets exciting content in this title that will truly captivate and inspire.