Pocket Genius (Hardcover)

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By DK Publishing, Dk Publishing, DK

DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley), 9780756698164, 160pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2012

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

Description

The prefect sized books for backpacks, DK's "Pocket Genius" series is bright, inviting, concise, and punchy the ideal source for reference. Featuring essential information, full-color images, glossary, and top ten lists, these books are a brand-new type of encyclopedia for young readers.

From marvelous galleries of The Big Dipper, Little Dipper and other constellations, to in-depth looks at Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, to the Moons of Jupiter, comets and galaxies not to mention entries on rockets and spacecraft this visual encyclopedia opens up the vast and mysterious expanse of space.

Supports the Common Core State Standards.