Little Astronomer: Journey into the Solar System
From the Sun to Eris (Kid Lit Science Bk 1)
Written and illustrated by Julia Stilchen
Ages: 6 - 10
Paperback: 46 pages
Published: May 1, 2015
Little Astronomer books aim to encourage children to learn about Astronomy and our place in the Solar System. Filled with fun facts and anthropomorphous characters, kids are sure to enjoy discovering the vast wonders of space on every page. It introduces the Milky Way, our star, terrestrial planets, gas giants, dwarf planets, comets, moons, the asteroid belt and more!
Celestial objects included are Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Moon, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Ceres, Pluto, Haumea, Makemake, and Eris.
These books approach early learning by combining kawaii (cute) versions of the celestial objects with comic-style graphics, humor to present educational facts in a fun way. It makes a great addition to learning in the classroom and at home.
Journey into The Solar System, From the Sun to Eris, is just the beginning of the Kid Lit Science Book series. More to come soon!
“Easy to understand and follow. Even the cover stands out. Nice job of introducing the solar system in a child friendly format.”