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RAN538
$9.95  
Good Night Galaxy explores the Milky Way planets, the sun, the moon, asteroids, comets, black holes, constellations, binary stars, the Big Dipper, meteors, the Orion nebula, red giants, and more. Blasting into outer space, this unique and educational board book gives young astronauts a tour of...
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QRT053
$12.99  
Paperback, Michelle Nichols, 80pages, 7.5 x 7.5, ISBN: 9781631595608
Little Learning Labs:   Astronomy for Kids   teaches children the wonders of outer space with 26 hands-on activities that can be done at home with items found around the house. It's not easy to explain and understand what lies beyond the night sky. This curated collection of 26 projects...
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QRT054
$24.99  
Flexi, Michelle Nichols , 144pages, 9 x 9, ISBN: 9781631591341
Explore the wonders of the universe through hands-on fun! In   Astronomy Lab for Kids , science educator Michelle Nichols has compiled 52 labs and activities that use everyday materials from around the house to encourage kids, their friends, and their families to look up, down, and around at...
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QRT051
$18.99  
Before the Big Bang there was NOTHING AT ALL. No galaxies, no space, no light and no sound. Then suddenly, 13.8 billion years ago, IT ALL BEGAN… This beautiful follow-up to The Story of Life brings to life the story of our universe for younger children. Travel back in time to the Big Bang, see...
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STL344
$14.95  
Paperback, William Potter, 80pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781783124640
Budding astronauts and astronomers can r each for the stars with this mind-bogglingly entertaining   Space Creativity Book !   Perfect for every young kid with dreams of space, this out-of-this-world activity book offers puzzles, games, more than 150 stickers, and pullout art paper....
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QRT030
$14.99  
Hardcover, Paul Beck, 48pages, 11 x 10, ISBN: 9780760355374
There is more to outer space than what we can see in the night sky. Explore it all with  Amazing World Stars & Planets  and be a real space traveler. How is a star born? Why does it die? What is the difference between a star cluster and a planetary nebula? Discover the answers to these...
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QRT031
$17.95  
Hardcover, Ian Graham, 24pages, 11 x 10, ISBN: 9781682972120
Discover all there is to know about the machines used in space by building them with this interactive guide! Space Machines   includes everything you will need and full, step-by-step instructions to build nine different space machines with working parts. With a pegboard and 40 sturdy,...
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QRT032
$12.99  
Board, Heather Alexander, 16pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781786030559
How big is the universe? What would it be like to live on Venus? Is there life on another planet? What was the Big Bang? How does space travel work? Find out the answers to these and many more questions in this interactive lift-the-flap fact book. Embark on an epic journey through space and see...
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PGN301
$17.95  
Hardcover, Fran Hodgkins, 32pages, 9 x 10, ISBN: 9780884483915
A lyrical narrative voice (the voice of the Milky Way galaxy itself) is augmented by sidebars filled with amazing facts and insights about our galaxy, and by extension, our universe. Inspired by Tilbury House’s award-winning, Kirkus-starred book The Secret Pool (2013). A lyrical...
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IPS078
$14.99  
Paperback, John Szinger, 63pages, 8 x 8 x 1, ISBN: 9780804849241
Fly high with realistic paper models of some of the most astonishing aircraft and spacecraft ever designed! The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum hosts seven million visitors annually—a testament to our enduring fascination with flight. Noted origami artist John Szinger has created...
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IPS083
$12.95  
Paperback, Dave Williams & Loredana Cunti, 52pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781773210575
Will humans ever be able to live on other planets? Former NASA astronaut Dr. Dave Williams is the person to ask.  It turns out that Earth is a pretty good place to live. Finding other habitable environments in space is no easy task: temperatures on Mercury are ten times hotter than on Earth;...
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FFB145
$19.95  
Paperback, Heather Couper & Nigel Henbest, 288pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9780228100829
Answers to the most popular astronomy questions of today. Over the course of their illustrious work in astronomy, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest collected hundreds of the most popular astronomy questions that they've been asked. In this book they explain the scientific answers to these...
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PPP023
$7.99  
Paperback, Felicity French, 64pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781441324207
Blast off on an epic space adventure through our solar system and beyond! Learn about space stations, stars, planets, and more as you trek through puzzles, activities, coloring pages, and more. Map you own solar system. Make planets out of food (that's right!). Create your own...
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SIM374
$15.99  
Board, Timothy Knapman, 24pages, 8.5 x 13, ISBN: 9781684123322
Blast off on an outer space adventure with Ollie, Allie, and their dog Yowzer in this innovative board book for junior space explorers. Get ready to blast off for an out-of-this-world adventure with Ollie, Allie, and their dog Yowzer! Each die-cut page in this innovative board book invites...
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QRT024
$19.99  
Hardcover, Katy Flint, 24pages, 9 x 12, ISBN: 9781786031310
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STL318
$8.95  
Paperback, Carolyn Scrace, 48pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781912537136
Outer space awaits kids in this fun and informative activity book—which comes with 10 easy-to-make press-out models and 150 stickers!    How big is the universe? What is a space station? How can we study space from earth?  With this accessible, engaging, and interactive book, kids can...
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CSP004
$5.56 $6.95  
Paperback, David Lee, 24pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781508147657
Readers will set their eyes to the night sky in this fascinating book about astronomers. This volume is a perfect combination between STEM and career guidance as it introduces readers to the different ways astronomers use science, technology, engineering, and math in their work every day....
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CSP005
$8.95  
Paperback, Heather Moore Niver, 32pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9781482424140
When we look up at the night sky you can see millions of stars, but what do you think we could see in space if we left Earth? If we could hop into a special ship and blast off, traveling billions of miles away from Earth, wed see the Milky Way galaxy. In this book, readers take an incredible...
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DKP087
$24.00 $30.00  
Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 10 x 1.6, ISBN: 9781465473622
Enclosed in a sturdy open-ended box!   An accessible but genuinely comprehensive illustrated handbook of every aspect of astronomy, featuring the latest discoveries and the most recently available images of the universe. Take a tour of the universe, from the 90-mile-wide impact...
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SIM355
$19.95  
Hardcover, 96pages, 12 x 10, ISBN: 9781604338003
With a unique glow-in-the dark tactile book cover that recreates the cratered surface of the moon, DISCOVERING PLANETS AND MOONS is the ultimate guide to the most fascinating features of our solar system. Blast off into outer space with DISCOVERINGS PLANETS AND MOONS! From the icy outer...
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QRT019
$7.95  
Paperback, Jomike Tejido, 24pages, 9 x 12, ISBN: 9781633225473
The colorful and joyful illustrations in  Jumbo Stickers for Little Hands: Outer Space  are sure to inspire imaginative play and storytelling in young children. With 75 large (2 to 4 inches wide or high) reusable stickers and 22 pages of scenery, there are no rules or set...
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PPP019
$12.99  
Hardcover Spiral, Amber Tunnell, 7pages, 6.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781441315816
Share stories of the night sky and soothe little ones to sleep with this unique bedtime book! Simply shine the beam of a light (not included) through the page ''windows'' to cast pictures on the wall as you read with your child. It's a fun and comforting way to end the day and...
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IPS054
$7.96 $9.95  
Board, Martha Zschock, 16pages, 6 x 6, ISBN: 9781938700637
Welcome to the night sky! Parent and child owls tour the night sky in best-selling author-illustrator Martha Day Zschock's Hello! board book series for children. In Hello, Night Sky! you can join the pair as they look at the stars through a telescope and take a pretend rocket ship ride into...
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PGW270
$9.99  
Paperback, Jen Alliston, 64pages, 8.8 x 0.5 x 11.5 inches, ISBN: 9781787080034
This fabulous space-themed activity book will entertain children wherever they are in the universe! The pages are crammed with all sorts of fun, including dot to dot, spot the difference, coloring in and other amusing activities. Fun and educational, Space Adventure Activity Book features...
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DKP081
$9.99  
Hardcover, DK, 64pages, 6 x 0.5 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781465473394
A fantastic first book on our universe. Explore the world of stars, planets, and astronomy. Discover what a star is, how the moon looks close up, and what tools astronomers use to look at space. With exciting activities, like how to look at the sun safely, and plenty of fun facts, this book is a...
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NOR006
$9.95  
Paperback, Rebecca Rowell, 32pages, 7 x 8, ISBN: 9781635173208
Explores the engineering challenges behind building rockets, as well as the creative solutions found to overcome those challenges. Accessible text, vibrant photos, and an engineering activity for readers provide a well-rounded introduction to the engineering process.
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PGW261
$18.99  
Hardcover, Mike Goldsmith, 32pages, 8.5 x 12, ISBN: 9781626869660
Get ready for liftoff, and experience the amazing story of space exploration, from the invention of the first rockets to interplanetary probes traveling to the far reaches of the solar system. Pull out the oversized extendable pages and lift the flaps to see inside famous spacecraft and spot the...
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HCT033
$19.99  
Paperback, Marcus Chown, 224pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780316268059
Never before have the wonders of our solar system been so immediately accessible to readers of all ages. This beautiful book presents a new and fascinating way to experience our planetary neighborhood. With hundreds of stunning photographs and graphics, as well as fascinating text by the...
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SIM325
$15.99  
Hardcover, Tom Fletcher & Dougie Poynter, 32pages, 9 x 11, ISBN: 9781481498661
From Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter of McFly comes a supersonic space adventure filled with planets, poop, and pandemonium! One boy, one space rocket, one very hungry dinosaur: the ingredients for an explosive space adventure of epic poop-portions! But when Danny realizes he’s...
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PGN268
$16.99  
Hardcover, Kelsey Oseid, 160pages, 8 x 8, ISBN: 9780399579530
A richly illustrated guide to the myths, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, with stories and information about constellations, planets, comets, the northern lights, and more.  Combining art, mythology, and science,  What We See in the Stars ...
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STL274
$14.95  
Paperback, Anne Rooney, 128pages, 0.5 x 8.8 x 11.5 inches, ISBN: 9781783120727
The entire universe is in this book—and budding astronauts and astronomers will be captivated! What planet has the most moons? Who was the first woman in space? Where is the nearest star—and how long would it take to get there? These record-breaking facts take the wonders of the...
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STL276
$14.95  
Paperback, Gareth Moore, 64pages, 11.4 x 0.2 x 11.4 inches, ISBN: 9781454710547
Discover the night sky with these 29 dot-to-dots, each showcasing an artistic interpretation of a constellation! Let your pencil fly you to the stars! These beautiful puzzles range from the 12 zodiac signs to an enchanting selection of ancient Greek constellations. Each dot-to-dot includes...
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DKP079
$25.00  
Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 10, ISBN: 9781465464187
An essential guide to milestone developments in astronomy, telling the story of our ideas about space, time, and the physics of the cosmos—from ancient times to the present day. From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe....
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HRW143
$5.59 $6.99  
Paperback, Seymour Simon, 32pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780688158439
Whether they appear as distant specks in an astronomer's telescope or shoot brilliantly across the evening sky, comets, meteors, and asteroids have fascinated sky gazers throughout history. But where do these racing celestial bodies come from, and what can they teach us about our universe? Join...
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RAN486
$4.99  
Paperback, Melissa Stewart, 32pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781426319433
Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!
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CBP001
$7.16 $8.95  
Paperback, Rita Storey, 32pages, ISBN: 9780778733959
Take to the skies with How to Build Aircraft. Featuring simple step-by-step instructions, handy templates, vibrant photographs, and easily accessible materials, this title shows readers how to build their very own aircraft that can really fly! Projects include a hot-air balloon, roto-copter, a...
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HMC339
$9.99  
Paperback, H. A. Rey, 72pages, 9 x 10.8, ISBN: 9780544763425
Containing star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky, this classic book makes H. A. Rey’s passion for astronomy evident on every page. New updates concentrate on the planetary and solar system information in...
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STL246
$7.95  
Board, Connie & Peter Roop, 26pages, 8.1 x 0.7 x 6, ISBN: 9781454914181
The youngest astronomers can go forth and journey into outer space in this fun, basic introduction to the solar system. The unique format presents our sun and each planet in order with graduated flaps—turn each flap to reveal fascinating facts on each celestial body, and even the Milky Way!
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PER124
$9.95  
Paperback, 24pages, 8 x 0.6 x 9.1, ISBN: 9780762459971
THIS COSMIC ACTIVITY BOOK Includes: Four 18" x 24" fold-out posters for you to color and display, 24 pages of activities, games, and puzzles, Unbelievable facts you didn’t know about the cosmos and beyond so you can . . . See outer space like an astronaut! Solve galactic brainteasers like...
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PER106
$6.95  
Paperback, Ryan Jacobson, 64pages, 8.5 x 10.8, ISBN: 9781591933250
Stargazing is a fascinating hobby that parents and children can share. Introduce kids to 26 of the most interesting and well-known constellations through dot-to-dots and other creative activities. Read the mythology behind each constellation, and utilize the flashcard cutouts to learn the...
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HCB045
$9.99  
Puzzle, 36pages, 6 x 5.5 x 1.9, ISBN: 9780735345966
Puzzling on the move has never been easier with Mudpuppy's Outer Space To Go. Packaged in a travel-friendly drawstring pouch, this puzzle will take you to other galaxies with it's bold rocket illustrations.
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SIM261
$3.99  
Paperback, Patricia Lakin, 48pages, 6 x 0.2 x 9, ISBN: 9781481456234
Blast off into a galaxy full of fun with this fact-tastic nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series about the history of fun stuff! Did you know that ancient people all over the world looked at the stars and saw constellations? Or that a science fiction author named Jules Verne...
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GPT201
$7.95  
Paperback, Laura Evert, 48pages, 8.7 x 0.2 x 8.7, ISBN: 9781559718424
An introduction to the world of planets, moons, and stars including identification information, educational activities, and fun facts.
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RAN448
$9.99  
Hardcover, Tish Rabe, 48pages, 6.8 x 0.4 x 9.4, ISBN: 9780679891154
Au revoir , Pluto! In this newly revised, bestselling backlist title, beginning readers and budding astronomers are launched on a wild trip to visit the now eight planets in our solar system (per the International Astronomical Union’s 2006 decision to downgrade Pluto from a planet to a dwarf...
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DKP055
$14.99  
Hardcover, Pop-Up, 18pages, 9.6 x 9.6 x 1, ISBN: 9781465439147
Designed for toddlers ages 3-5,  My Best Pop-Up Space Book  is a child's first guide to the universe. Starting with a blast-off sound button featured on the cover — and embedded on each spread throughout the book — youngsters will dive into the pages to find large pop-up surprises on every page....
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RAN405
 
Paperback, 72pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781465435019
Focus your telescope and get ready to learn all about the night sky.  Eyewitness Explorer: Night Sky Detective  is full of activities for adventurous hands-on learning with activities to help spot different constellations, make paper planets, study Jupiter and its moons, create a star chart,...

RAN353
$5.56 $6.95  
Paperback, Steve Tomecek, 32pages, 9.6 x 0.1 x 9, ISBN: 9780792255819
Where do stars go in the daytime? How far away are stars? What stories can they tell us?  Marvel at the mythic stories of the constellations and try finding your own patterns in the sky. Think beyond our sun and wonder what other planets might be circling other stars and what, or who, might...
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STL118
$16.95  
Hardcover, Jiri Dusek, Jan Pisala, 34pages, 10.3 x 9.3, ISBN: 9781454912378
Young astronauts and astronomers will discover the wonders of outer space in this gorgeous atlas with lots of cool extras to explore! Six giant foldouts contain detailed maps of the moon, the constellations, our solar system, and the universe; a huge diagram of the International Space Station;...
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RAN300
$3.98 $7.95  
Paperback, Jacqueline Mitton Pictures by Christina Balit, 32pages, 11 x 0.2 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780792259350
This award-winning book capturing the glittering light show of the constellations is now available in paperback.  Take an illuminating ride through the starry night sky with National Geographic's  Zoo in the Sky!  Little Bear and the Great Bear in the Northern Sky; the scaly...
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PPP010
$12.99  
Spiral-bound Hardcover, Heather Zschock, 64pages, 6 x 8.5, ISBN: 9781593599171
Explore the amazing world of outer space as you scratch pictures of planets, comets, and spacecraft to reveal glittery, swirly, and even glow-in-the-dark colors beneath. Shrink-wrapped with a wooden stylus for drawing on black-coated paper to reveal colors beneath. 64 pages. Includes 20...
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RAN276
$24.95  
Hardcover, David A. Aguilar, 192pages, 9 x 0.7 x 11.2, ISBN: 9781426309489
Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the...
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WPC061
$19.99  
Hardcover, Michael Driscoll & Meredith Hamilton, 96pages, 10.4 x 0.6 x 10.4, ISBN: 9781579123666
Children eight and up will enjoy this conversational but information-packed introduction to astronomy and stargazing, which includes the achievements of the great scientists, the history of space exploration, the story of our solar system, the myths behind the constellations, and how to navigate...
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INT454
$11.00  
Paperback, Donald M. Silver, 48pages, 9 x 0.2 x 9, ISBN: 9780070580459
By focusing on one small square of night sky near Orion, this entry in a highly lauded series gives children aged 6 to 9 an exciting close-up on amazing facts about stars, planets, nebulae, comets, meteors, the moon, constellations, and classic myths. Suitable for stargazing anywhereÑeven the...
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RAN236
$17.59 $21.99  
Hardcover, Dugald A. Steer, 32pages, 10.3 x 0.8 x 12.2, ISBN: 9780763645656
Are there extraterrestrials among us? Discover a host of stunning secrets—and an ingenious brain challenge that will light up your world!The year is 1969, and Professor Alan Grey is ready to lead you on a magical mystery tour of a world where space creatures mingle with earthlings, unbeknownst...
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HMC061
$14.99  
Paperback, H.A. Rey, 160pages, 10.8 x 8.5 x 0.6, ISBN: 9780544763449
Containing star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky, this classic book makes H. A. Rey's passion for astronomy evident on every page. Second edition updates concentrate on the planetary and solar system information...
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