This great little book introduces babies and toddlers alike to outer space. With its simple text and whimsical illustrations, they will catch their first glimpse of the stars, moon, sun and planets. And they won’t even need a telescope!
Every young child loves to look up at the moon in the night sky. Now 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, and My Body. "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.