Hello, World! Solar System (Board book)

By Jill McDonald

Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 9780553521030, 26pp.

Publication Date: March 8, 2016

List Price: 7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

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 planets—with 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:
•Weather
•Backyard Bugs
•Birds
•Dinosaurs
•My Body
•How Do Apples Grow?
•Ocean Life
•Moon Landing
•Arctic Animals
•Pets
•Construction Site
•Rainforest Animals

“A cheerful introduction to outer space.”—Booklist

“Supplemental 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


About the Author

JILL McDONALD is a Missouri-based illustrator and designer whose cheery and colorful art can be found on clothing, fabric, bedding, stationery, puzzles, games, and in a variety of books for babies and toddlers. Learn more about Jill’s work at jillmcdonalddesign.com.


Praise For Hello, World! Solar System

“A cheerful introduction to outer space.”—Booklist

“Supplemental 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