Best Children's Astronomy Books

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1. My First Book of Planets: All About the Solar System for Kids

Author: by Bruce Betts PhD
68 pages

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Blast off on an exploration of our solar systema fun space book for kids 3 to 5Get even the smallest astronomer excited for the big universe of space, from the bright and burning sun to our own blue Earth to ice-capped Pluto and every planet in between.

With this book, kids will explore the entire solar system through incredible photos and fascinating facts on what makes each planet so speciallike their size, distance from the sun, what the surface is like, how many moons they have, and more!

This planets for kids book includes:Big, beautiful imagesVibrant photos will take kids deep into space and onto each planetno telescope required. Astronomy for kidsLearn all about the eight planets in our solar system, plus dwarf planets Ceres, Pluto, Eris, Haumea, and Makemake.

Fun space factsDid you know the bubbles in soda are the same gas that’s on Venus? Out of this world facts will keep kids glued to the page and excited to explore the sky. Show kids the amazing universe that surrounds them with this fun and engaging astronomy book.

2. There's No Place Like Space: All About Our Solar System (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library)

Author: by Tish Rabe
48 pages

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The Cat in the Hat takes readers on an out of this world reading adventure through outer space! The Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library is a nonfiction picture book series that introduces beginning readers ages 5-8 to important basic concepts.

Learn about the solar system, planets, the constellations, and astronauts, and explore the wonders of space with the help of everyone’ favorite Cat in the Hat! Perfect for aspiring astraunauts, or any kid who loves learning and science. The universe is a mysterious place.

We are only just learning what happens in space. Featuring beloved characters from Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat, the Learning Library are unjacketed hardcover picture books that explore a range of nonfiction topics about the world we live in and include an index, glossary, and suggestions for further reading.

3. Paint by Sticker Kids: Outer Space: Create 10 Pictures One Sticker at a Time! Includes Glow-in-the-Dark Stickers

Author: by Workman Publishing
34 pages

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Blast off into outer space with this mess-free sticker craft! Includes everything you need to create ten sticker paintings on sturdy card stock. Kids will love stickering a Mars rover, a space shuttle, an astronaut, iconic celestial bodies like Saturn, Jupiter, and the Sun, and more!

Plus, the back of each image includes a fascinating scientific fact about each galactic subject. Includes glow-in-the-dark stickers! Step 1: Find the sticker. Step 2: Peel the sticker. Step 3: Place the sticker. Add the next, and the next, and watch your enchanting paintings come to life!

All the pages are perforated, making it easy to tear out each finished work to frame and share!

4. National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Author: by Catherine Hughes

National Geographic Kids

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This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud.

The book will explain basic concepts of space, beginning with what is most familiar to kids and expanding out into the universe. Chapters include: Chapter 1 focuses on the Earth, moon, and sun. Chapter 2 introduces kids to the other planets in our solar system.

Chapter 3 explains other objects in our solar system, such as dwarf planets, comets, and asteroid belts. Chapter 4 voyages even farther afield, touching on concepts such as the universe, the Milky Way, stars, galaxies, and black holes. The last chapter delves into space exploration: humans on the moon, spaceships, the International Space Station, etc.

5. Baby University ABC's Board Book Set: A Scientific Alphabet Board Book Set for Toddlers 1-3 (Science Gifts for Kids) (Baby University Board Book Sets)

Author: by Chris Ferrie

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A must-have alphabet board book set from the #1 Science author for kids, Chris Ferrie! With simple, colorful explanations of complex STEM topics, this is the perfect baby or toddler gift for your future genius! Introduce babies and toddlers to basic concepts for each letter of the alphabet with this four-book set: ABCs of Space – Explore astronomy, space, and our solar system from A to Z!

ABCs of Mathematics – Learn about addition, equations, and more with this perfect primer for preschool math! ABCs of Physics – Explain essential physics words like atom, quantum, Eintstein, and Newton! ABCs of Science – Spark curiosity in young scientists by exploring concepts like amoebas, electrons, vaccines, and more!

The Baby University ABCs set offers four educational board books for toddlers written by an expert. Each book offers three levels of learning to encourage little scientists to explore and dive deeper into each scientific concept. Its approach to early learning is beloved by kids and grownups!

6. The Mysteries of the Universe: Discover the best-kept secrets of space

Author: by Will Gater
DK Children
224 pages

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Journey from Earth to the outer reaches of the universe with this stunning book about space! You’ll encounter bizarre planets, distant stars, and intricate galaxies. From planets and asteroids to black holes and galaxies, every page of this captivating book reveals the secrets behind more than 100 celestial objects.

Get ready to explore fun facts and exciting new scientific discoveries! For centuries, the mysteries of space have captured our imaginations. This picture book will illuminate imaginations and spark curious minds to explore the vastness of space. Take your little astronaut on a journey from our planet out into the furthest reaches of the universe!

Filled with gorgeous illustrations and incredible photography, young readers will be intrigued by the detailed close-up images of each celestial body. The engaging storybook-style descriptions and simple text shed a light on facts, myths, and key discoveries about the universe.

Explore the wonders of our solar system and beyond. This educational book also includes reference pages packed with fascinating information. Journey Through the Vastness of SpaceJoin us on an adventure across the universe, as we rocket to the stars! Discover 100 objects from the universe, arranged from the closest to our planet to the ones the furthest away.

7. 50 Things To See With A Telescope – Kids: A Constellation Focused Approach

Author: by John A Read
72 pages

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From the author of the bestselling book 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope, this colorful edition explores the constellations with young readers, guiding them to dozens of galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters. Every page features a helpful telescope view, showing exactly how objects appear through a small telescope or binoculars.

While a member of the Mount Diablo Astronomical Society in California, John Read taught thousands of students how to use telescopes and explore the night sky. Now, he’s sharing this knowledge with you! Even without a telescope, this introduction to the night sky is essential for every child’s collection.

A new version of this book called “50 Things to See with a Telescope – A Young Stargazers Guide” will also be available September, 2018.

8. Space Coloring and Activity Book for Kids Ages 4-8: Coloring, Mazes, Dot to Dot, Puzzles and More! (80 Space Illustrations)

Author: by Activity Lab
144 pages

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Fantastic Outer Space Coloring with Planets, Astronauts, Space Ships, Rockets (Children’s Coloring Books, Kids Activities)!!! 80 Space IllustrationsSpace activity and coloring book for boys, girls, and kids who love outer space! Featuring full-page drawings of planets, astronauts, spaceships, aliens, meteors, rockets, sun, moon, stars and more!

Provides hours of fun and creativity. Inside you will find coloring pages, mazes, puzzles, word search, copy the picture, find differences, dot to dot and coloring by number. Let your kids creativity run wild! Printed single side for no bleed through.

Pure white, 50 pound paper.Large 8.5 x 11 pages. Perfect outer space coloring book for boys, girls, and kids of all ages. Makes a great space gift! Original Artist Designs, High ResolutionBEST KIDS GIFT IDEA 2019 – SPECIAL LAUNCH PRICE (WHILE STOCKS LAST!!!!

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9. Constellations for Kids: An Easy Guide to Discovering the Stars

Author: by Kelsey Johnson
Rockridge Press
94 pages

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Explore the constellations with this guide to navigating the sky for kids ages 6 to 9 Over thousands of years, stargazers have noticed shapes in the stars, also called constellations. Different cultures have seen mythical animals and heroes within these constellations, and many travelers have used the stars as a guide for their journeys.

Constellations for Kids will show young astronomers how to read the night sky as they discover more than 25 unique constellations. From Canis Major to Cassiopeia, each constellation includes easy-to-read sky maps and step-by-step instructions for identifying it in the night sky.

You’ll also learn how to use bright stars as guides to show you where to find each constellation. This constellations book includes: Beginner-friendly contentBuild up your knowledge of astronomy with simple explanations of key concepts that help you gain a solid understanding of stargazing.

Simple line illustrationsEasily see the shape of each constellation thanks to line illustrations overlaid on the night sky. Fun facts and mythologyLearn about all kinds of cool celestial facts and ancient mythology. Did you know Lyra is the only Greek constellation that is a musical instrument?

10. Baby University Physics Board Book Set: Explore Astrophysics, Nuclear Physics, and More with the Ultimate 4-Book Physics Gift Set (STEM and Science Gifts for Kids) (Baby University Board Book Sets)

Author: by Chris Ferrie


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A set of science books for kids perfect as a gift for your young scientists! Featuring favorite Chris Ferrie physics titles, these STEM books for toddlers will make any science lover happy! The bestselling Baby University Physics baby board book set includes educational books for toddlers and babies written by science expert Chris Ferrie.

The four-book set features colorful, simple introductions to scientific principles for fun early learning. It’s the perfect newborn baby gift for your little scientist! This set is also great for those looking for gifts for science teachers. Books Included in this Four-Book Set:Astrophysics for BabiesStatistical Physics for BabiesNuclear Physics for BabiesOptical Physics for BabiesGift the opportunity to learn to your toddler or newborn for birthdays, baby showers, holidays, and beyond!

This baby board book set introduces basic scientific concepts and STEM to even the youngest scientist.

11. Hello, World! Solar System

Author: by Jill McDonald
26 pages

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Learn from home and explore the world with these fun and easy board books! Every young child loves to look up at the moon in the night sky. Here’s a Hello, World! Board book that can teach toddlers all about the sun, moon, stars, and planetswith colors, shapes, sizes, and super-simple facts.Hello, World!

Is a series designed to introduce first nonfiction concepts to babies and toddlers. Told in clear and easy terms and featuring bright, cheerful illustrations, Hello, World! Makes learning fun for young children. And each sturdy page offers helpful prompts for engaging with your child.

(Can you point to the red planet?That’s Mars! It’s a perfect way to bring science and nature into the busy world of a toddler, where learning never stops. Look for all the books in the Hello, World! Series: Solar SystemWeatherBackyard BugsBirdsDinosaursMy BodyHow Do Apples Grow?

Ocean LifeMoon LandingPetsArctic AnimalsConstruction SiteRainforest AnimalsPlanet Earth ReptilesCars and Trucks MusicA cheerful introduction to outer space. BooklistSupplemental tidbits (‘Ouch! Asteroids and comets often hit this planet,’ [McDonald] writes about Mercury) offer additional details to pique the interest of children just hearing about Earth’s cosmic neighbors for the first time.Publishers Weekly

12. National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book: Over 1,000 Stickers!

Author: by National Geographic Kids
National Geographic Kids

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An exciting interactive title chock-full of stars, planets, aliens, and everything out of this world brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. For kids who love our universe, this book features the coolest science kids can’t get enough of: our planet Earth, cool asteroids, fun aliens, comets, and so much more.

Packed with mazes, spelling and pattern games, drawing activities, and more, kids are sure to love these pages loaded with fun.

13. Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition

Author: by Margot Lee Shetterly

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This brilliantly illustrated book taps into children’s natural curiosity about the vast world of space. This level 2 reader, written in simple language that is easy for young readers to understand, introduces children to our solar system, including all of the planets and dwarf planets, and lots of fascinating fun facts.

This reader helps cultivate the explorers of tomorrow! This high-interest, educationally vetted series of beginning readers features the magnificent images of National Geographic, accompanied by texts written by experienced, skilled children’s book authors. The inside back cover of the paperback edition is an interactive feature based upon the book.

Level 1 books reinforce the content of the book with a kinesthetic learning activity. In Level 2 books readers complete a Cloze letter, or fun fill-in, with vocabulary words. Releases simultaneously in Reinforced Library Binding: 978-1-4263-1037-9 , $13.90/$15. 95 CanNational Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit www.Natgeoed.

15. The Ultimate Book of Space

Author: by Anne-Sophie Baumann

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“A fun book to ignite curiosity about the solar system.” School Library JournalLearn all about rocket ships, astronauts, and the fascinating world of space exploration: The rover Curiosity lands on the surface of Mars, astronauts prepare for takeoff… Best of all, lots of flaps, popups, pull-tabs, and rotating wheels bring space shuttles, satellites, and planets to life.

Readers will learn about the Milky Way and the universe, explore the International Space Station, and help astronauts complete their NASA training. Any child who has ever dreamed of space exploration will adore this extraordinary look at outer space. Supersized spreads feature marvelously detailed illustrations that just beg to be pored over again and again More than 40 interactive flaps, tabs, and more to keep kids engaged A captivating adventure that brings the world of space and the magic of books to life in young mindsFans of How Things Work will also enjoy the stunning details and interactive fun of The Ultimate Book of Space.

16. Space Coloring Book for Kids: Fantastic Outer Space Coloring with Planets, Astronauts, Space Ships, Rockets (Children's Coloring Books)

Author: by Blue Wave Press
DP Kids (April 23, 2018)

88 pages

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Explore Outer Space with This Fun Coloring Book for KidsPlanets, Astronauts, Spaceships, Aliens, Meteors, and More! Space coloring book for boys, girls, and kids who love outer space. Featuring full-page drawings of planets, astronauts, spaceships, aliens, meteors, rockets, sun, moon, stars.

Provides hours of fun and creativity. Includes bonus pages. This space-themed coloring book features:Large 8 1/2 x 11 inch pagesPrinted on bright white, 60 lb paperSingle side for easy tear out and displayHigh-resolution printingDurable glossy coverMade in USAMakes a fun and unique space-themed gift for kids!