The study of celestial objects such as stars, galaxies, planets, moons, asteroids, comets and nebulae
Why are we so fascinated by the stars?
How did we get to the Moon?
What was the Space Race?
The Space Race explains the developments and achievements in the race for the stars, from the Cold War competition of the USA and USSR to man's more recent co-operation in mak... read more
|Author:||Helen Martin; Judith Simpson; Cheryl Orsini (Illustrator)|
|Series:||The\ABC Book Of ... Ser.|
Build a Rocketis the perfect, accessible and interactive guide to rockets and their role in space exploration, with a full-scale model rocket to build included.
PUBLICATION DECEMBER 2016
What is the surface of Mars like? Why does Venus glow in the dark? How do scientists explore faraway planets? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book. Illustrated with stunning photographs and illustrations a... read more
Where does outer space begin? How do rockets work? What do astronauts do all day? This fascinating book for young readers explores the wonders and dangers of space, from the Moon to Mars, the International Space Station and beyond. With colour photographs, easy to read text and ... read more
Developed with reading experts at Roehampton University, this title provides an introduction to sun, moon and stars for developing readers.
This children's book on space exploration and travel through the Universe will inspire your child and increase their knowledge about our place in the solar system and beyond. DKfindout! Universeis ideal for school projects or for children who simply love to learn about all things ... read more
Technology & Industry
From early rockets to missions to Mars, trace the evolution of technology's most adventurous topic - man's never-ending fascination with outer space. A host of famous spacecraft throughout history show how inventors and engineers have developed and improved ... read more
PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2017
Board & Cloth Books
An engaging introduction to astronomy for kids, featuring fourteen well-known constellations and a star map of each hemisphere.
Every night, the sky is filled with stars that tell a thousand tales. Brave warriors, regal queens, fierc... read more
PUBLICATION APRIL 2018
|Author:||Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff|
|Series:||First Reference Ser.|
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PUBLICATION JUNE 2016
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 projec... read more
This is non-fiction for very young children, who will find lots of things to look at and talk about in this highly visual book about space - what it is, where it is, and what's out there. Little ones can find out about planets, stars, asteroids, space travel and lots more - whilst learning lots of interesting new words.
PUBLICATION JULY 2015