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Title:
The know-nonsense guide to space / written by Heidi Fielder ; illustrated by Brendan Kearney.
Title Variants:
The know-nonsense guide to space :

an awesomely fun guide to the universe!
ISBN:
9781633225183
Publication Information:
Lake Forest, California : Walter Foster Jr., an imprint of the Quarto Publishing Group, [2018]

©2018
Physical Description:
60 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents:
Introduction -- The solar system -- Galaxies -- Exploring space -- A note to know-it-alls.
Abstract:
"Start by learning about the different planets in our solar system, all the way from Mercury to Neptune (and even dwarf planet Pluto!). Then reach out further and discover about the Milky Way Galaxy and other neighboring galaxies (and what is in them). On the journey through space, learn about different terms like asteroid belt, nebula, and supernova. Even learn about mysterious black holes!"--Page 4 of cover.
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Summary

You'll learn something new about this huge universe of ours every time you turn the page in The Know-Nonsense Guide to Space .

Start by learning about the different planets in our solar system, all the way from Mercury to Neptune (and even dwarf planet Pluto!). Then reach out further and discover about the Milky Way Galaxy and other neighboring galaxies (and what is in them).

On the journey through space, learn about different terms like asteroid belt, nebula, and supernova. Even learn about mysterious black holes!

The Know-Nonsense Guide to Space turns what can at times be dry topics into something approachable and fun. Full of quirky and hilarious illustrations, kids will love learning so much they might even laugh out loud.


Author Notes

Heidi Fiedler has written and edited more than 300 books for clients ranging from Target to Barnes & Noble. As a former editor for Teacher Created Materials, she has a wealth of editorial and writing experience, including more than 180 nonfiction books in partnership with Time for Kids ; 90 picture books, chapter books, and middle-grade novels; plus a wide variety of activity books and arts and crafts books.

Brendan Kearney is a children's book illustrator based in St. Albans. His unique and quirky portfolio includes work for some of the UK's largest publishers.