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Author Jenkins, Steve, 1952- author, illustrator.
Title Solar system : by the numbers / Steve Jenkins.
Pub Info Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2020]
©2020
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brewster-Children's Coll.  J 523.2 JEN     AVAILABLE
 Centerville Children's  J 523.2 JEN     AVAILABLE
 Cotuit Children's Room  J 523.2 JEN     AVAILABLE
 Eastham-Children's Coll.  J 523.2 JEN     AVAILABLE
 Osterville-Childrens  J 523.2 JENKINS     AVAILABLE
 West Tisbury-Juvenile  J 523.2 JEN     AVAILABLE
Descript 39 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series By the numbers
Jenkins, Steve, 1952- By the numbers.
Audience 800L Lexile
Note "A book of infographics."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographic references (page 39).
Summary "Through infographics and illustrations readers will learn about the unfathomably huge and fascinating topic of solar systems. Explore the galaxy that surrounds our planet through astounding numbers, facts, and figures. With Steve Jenkins's signature art style, his By the Numbers reader series explores the most fascinating fields of nature and natural science. These readers are fact-packed and run the gamut from dinosaurs to dwarf planets, detailing the astonishing phenomena that make our universe such an incredible place to live and learn. Each title uses engaging graphics and visual literacy to convey scientific facts and concepts, making them accessible for all kinds of new readers."--Amazon.com.
Contents What's in our solar system? -- Our star -- What is an eclipse? -- Circling the Sun -- How big are the planets? -- The inner planets -- The outer planets -- Earth's moon -- Other solar system moons -- Asteroids -- Comets -- Gravity -- Solar system weather -- Solar system discoveries -- Exploration -- Animals in space -- Solar system oceans -- Danger from space -- Is there life elsewhere in the solar system?
Subject Planets -- Juvenile literature.
Planets -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy.
Solar system -- Juvenile literature.
Solar system -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Solar system.
Genre Readers (Publications)
ISBN 9781328850973
1328850978
9781328850980
1328850986
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