Silly Scientists Take a Peeky at the Solar System! (Hardcover)

By Lindsey Craig, Ying Hui Tan (Illustrator)

Owlbop, 9780996721264, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2018

List Price: 17.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Silly Scientists Take a Peeky at the Solar System is FUN This book (and soon to follow, music and app) will get kids learning and loving science with wildly-catchy rhymes about the origins of our solar system and all those bizarre planets whizzing around us.

Planet Mercury is the fastest,
watch it zoom around the sun.
With frigid nights and days hot-HOT,
it scorches little buns

Kids will zoom into space with their soon-to-be favorite monsters checking out Jupiter's "zit" (the planet's famous red spot), then take a dizzying ride on the sideways spinning Uranus. In the first book of the Silly Scientists Series, kids will be introduced to the crazy monster scientists like, Sulu, the surfer dude, feisty Tia, who speaks in Spanish, and the fuzzy green Alan who is always worried about something. Silly Scientists Take a Peeky at the Solar System makes science fun for everyone



About the Author

LINDSEY CRAIG is an award-winning author of over 20 children's books, including Dancing Feet! and Farmyard Beat! both illustrated by Marc Brown. Her most recent books are: Silly Scientists Take a Tiptoe with the Tadpoles, and soon out: Silly Scientists Take a Peeky at the Solar System! Ms.Craig has been awarded Kirkus Best Books 2016, WE THE TEACHERS Best Books for Kindergarten 2017, and won the NAAPA Parent's Choice Gold Award. Her book Farmyard Beat! was featured in the New York Times Book Review. She lives with her family and fat cat, Boris, in Washington State. Please visit Lindsey at her new website and check out her team's new musical youtube. Author website: lindseycraigsbooks.com/Youtube video: youtube.com/watch?v=IPdDWipLC1w&feature=youtu.beFacebook: facebook.com/lindseycraigschildrensbooks/ YING HUI TAN graduated with a degree in 3D Animation at the University of Hertfordshire, UK. She spent a few years working as a concept artist for games and cartoon series, then she became a children's book illustrator to fulfill her dream of spreading happiness, kindness and good thoughts around the world. Ying Hui is always developing her skills and aiming to create better storytelling art pieces which could touch her audience's heart and make them smile. You may find all her latest illustrations and projects at yinghuitan.com