Category Archives: Astronomy

The Boy Whose Head Was Filled With Stars by Isabelle Marinov, pictures by Deborah Marcero

 The Boy Whose Head Was Filled With Stars by Isabelle Marinov, pictures by Deborah Marcero, Enchanted Lion Books, 9781592703173, 2021 Format: Hardcover picture book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Biography  What did you like about … Continue reading

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Listening to the Stars: Jocelyn Bell Burnell Discovers Pulsars by Jodie Parachini, illustrated by Alexandra Badiu

    Listening to the Stars: Jocelyn Bell Burnell Discovers Pulsars by Jodie Parachini, illustrated by Alexandra Badiu, Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807545638, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Genre: Biography What did … Continue reading

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In the Dark: THE SCIENCE OF WHAT HAPPENS AT NIGHT – Lisa Deresti Betik, Josh Holinaty

  In the Dark: THE SCIENCE OF WHAT HAPPENS AT NIGHT – Lisa Deresti Betik, illustrated by Josh Holinaty, Kids Can Press Ltd., 9781525301094, 2020 Format: Hardcover  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5   What did … Continue reading

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Seeking an Aurora by Elizabeth Pulford, illustrated by Anne Bannock

Seeking an Aurora by Elizabeth Pulford, illustrated by Anne Bannock. Blue Dot Kids Press, 9781733121279, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  In the same vein … Continue reading

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A to Z Mysteries: Space Shuttle Scam (Super Edition 12) by Ron Roy, illustrated by John Steven Gurney

A to Z Mysteries: Space Shuttle Scam (Super Edition 12) by Ron Roy, illustrated by John Steven Gurney. Random House,  9780525578895 (trade), 9780525578901 (lib. bdg.), 9780525578918 (e-book), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Mystery … Continue reading

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In Focus: Space by Elizabeth Jenner, illustrated by Maggie Chiang, Emma Jayne, Jessie Ford, Sol Linero, Tatiana Boyko, Anne Passchier, Magda Azab, Brooke Smart, Amelia Flower, and Rachel Tunstall

In Focus: Space by Elizabeth Jenner, illustrated by Maggie Chiang, Emma Jayne, Jessie Ford, Sol Linero, Tatiana Boyko, Anne Passchier, Magda Azab, Brooke Smart, Amelia Flower, and Rachel Tunstall. 360 Degrees. 2020. 9781944530297 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent … Continue reading

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Mars’ First Friends by Susanna Leonard Hill, illustrated by Elisa Paganelli

Mars’ First Friends by Susanna Leonard Hill, illustrated by Elisa Paganelli. Sourcebook Wonderland, 9781728205182, 2020 Format: ARC (Hardcover available June, 2020) Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about … Continue reading

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They Changed the World: Copernicus, Bruno, Galileo by Rick Hoskin, illustrated by Naresh Kumar

They Changed the World: Copernicus, Bruno, Galileo by Rick Hoskin, illustrated by Naresh Kumar. Campfire, 2019. 9789381182963 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? I like that this collective biography … Continue reading

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The Speed of Starlight: An Exploration of Physics, Sound, Light and Space by Colin Stuart, illustrated by Ximo Abadía

The Speed of Starlight: An Exploration of Physics, Sound, Light and Space by Colin Stuart, illustrated by Ximo Abadía. Big Picture Press, 2019. 9781536208559 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like about … Continue reading

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It Started with a Big Bang: The Origin of Earth, You and Everything Else by Floor Bal, illustrated by Sebastiaan Van Doninck

It Started with a Big Bang: The Origin of Earth, You and Everything Else by Floor Bal, illustrated by Sebastiaan Van Doninck. Kids Can Press, 9781525302558, 2019  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 1 What … Continue reading

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