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Why does Earth spin? : and other questions about our planet / by Mary Kay Carson ; paintings by Peter Bull.

Carson, Mary Kay, author. (Author). Bull, Peter, 1960- illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781454906759
  • ISBN: 1454906758
  • ISBN: 9781454906742
  • ISBN: 145490674X
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Sterling Children's Books, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Where is planet Earth? -- How big is Earth? -- Where on Earth are you? -- How old is our planet? -- Why does Earth spin? -- What is Earth made of? -- Does Earth move under our feet? -- How much of our planet is covered in water? -- Why is there life on Earth? -- Why is the sky blue? -- What makes our weather? -- Why is the moon important to Earth? -- Why do we have seasons? -- What is the hottest place on Earth? -- What is the coldest place on Earth? -- What is the deepest place on Earth? -- What does an earth scientist study?.
Summary, etc.: Answers questions about planet Earth, including how big it is, why the sky is blue, and what makes up the Earth's core.
Target Audience Note: Grades: K-3.
880 Lexile.
Subject: Earth (Planet) > Juvenile literature.

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