What the Moon Is Like (Let's Read and Find Out Science Series)

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9780064450522: What the Moon Is Like (Let's Read and Find Out Science Series)

‘NASA photographs and information gathered by the Apollo space missions are incorporated here along with a description of how the moon’s composition, terrain, and atmosphere differ from the Earth’s. With simple lines and few colors, Kelley’s illustrations capture these differences, identify the Apollo landing sites, and depict the operation of a future moon colony.’ —BL.

Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1986 (NSTA/CBC)

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NASA photos and information gathered by the Apollo space missions are incorporated here along with a description of how the moon's composition, terrain, and atmosphere differ from Earth's. Colorful illustrations capture these differences, identify the Apollo landing sites, and depict the operation of a future moon colony.

About the Author:

Franklyn M. Branley was the originator of the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series and the author of close to 150 popular books about scientific topics for young readers of all ages. He was Astronomer Emeritus and former Chairman of the American Museum of Natural History-Hayden Planetarium.



True Kelley has illustrated many favorite books for children in her fun-filled watercolor style, including several in the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. She and the author previously collaborated on What Makes a Magnet? and What the Moon is Like?

True Kelley lives in Warner, New Hampshire.

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