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The Sun

Branch Perryville Branch

Created by Rachel Wright
  • Details about What the Sun Sees ; What the Moon Sees

    What the Sun Sees ; What the Moon Sees

    by Nancy Tafuri

    Open the book, and the sun rises to reveal blue skies, crowded barnyards, and bustling streets. Turn the book over, and the moon comes up to the hush of night. Young audiences will delight in the experience of going from morning to night and back again in this stunning creation from the Caldecott Honor-winning author/artist of Have You Seen My Duckling? Full color.…more

  • Details about The Sun: A Super Star

    The Sun: A Super Star

    Chaya Glaser

    What object is the center of our solar system? The Sun! Eight planets orbit this giant, burning ball of gas. Life on Earth could not exist without the Sun. It gives us light and heat and gives plants energy to grow. Early readers will be taken on a journey through outer space as they learn these and other fascinating facts about the most famous star in all of outer space. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence structure. Stunning photos clo……more

  • Details about The Sun Is My Favorite Star

    The Sun Is My Favorite Star

    Frank Asch

    There are many stars in the galaxy. But only the sun wakes us in the morning, helps us to grow, plays hide-and-seek behind the clouds, and paints pretty pictures in the evening sky. Frank Asch's gentle text and vivid illustrations celebrate the unique and wondrous qualities of our favorite and most powerful star. This is the third in a group of books for young children that explore the natural world.…more

  • Details about Arrow to the Sun: A Pueblo Indian Tale

    Arrow to the Sun: A Pueblo Indian Tale

    Gerald McDermott (Illustrator)

    Gerald McDermott's version of the Pueblo Native American tale is strikingly illustrated with bold, warm colors and unique geometric figures in the style of Southwestern Native American art. Text copyright 2004 Lectorum Publications, Inc.…more

  • Details about The Sun

    The Sun

    Elaine Landau

    - Clean new design for easy readability and comprehension- Updated text presented in a lively, continuous narrative- New center-spread sidebar feature presenting material in a fun, creative way- Excellent age-appropriate introduction to curriculum-relevant subjects- Words to Know glossary clarifies subject-specific vocabulary- Learn More section encourages independent study- Index makes navigating subject matter easy…more

  • Details about A Seed Needs Sun

    A Seed Needs Sun

    Kate Riggs; Fiammetta Dogi (Illustrator)

    This durable title offers up fun, foundational introductions to a plant's life cycle that are sure to fascinate every early learner. Simple, rhythmical text introduces each part of the plant, highlighting the the plant's needs for enabling growth. Detailed illustrations, meanwhile, provide colorful views of natural environments.…more

  • Details about I Love You, Sun I Love You, Moon

    I Love You, Sun I Love You, Moon

    Karen Pandell; Tomie dePaola

    Love the world around you with this wonderful board book! Perfect for the youngest children, it's full of wonder and appreciation for the little things in life, like the wind, the trees, the birds, and the stars. The gentle message and Tomie dePaola's adorable illustrations of children interacting with their world make this a welcome addition to every toddler's library.…more

  • Details about Bear in Sunshine

    Bear in Sunshine

    Stella Blackstone; Debbie Harter (Illustrator)

    The bear explores a wide range of seasonal activities, introducing toddlers and preschoolers to various types of weather--rain, wind, ice, and snow. Illustrations.…more

  • Details about The Day Ray Got Away

    The Day Ray Got Away

    Angela Johnson; Luke LaMarca (Illustrator)

    Ray is a parade balloon who longs to float far above the crowd, no strings attached. It's his dream to fly on his own, though circumstances always seem to tie him down. But Ray is determined to achieve his goal, and with persistence and determination he manages to break free and soar through the skies. Readers will cheer for Ray's triumph and delight in the joyful parade scenes--you'll never look at a parade balloon the same way again!…more

  • Details about A Day in the Sun

    A Day in the Sun

    by Frank Berrios

    Boys ages 3 to 7 will love this full-color storybook that features Kristoff and Sven from Disney's Frozen !…more

  • Details about The Sun

    The Sun

    Kate Riggs

    "A young scientist's guide to the sun and other stars, including how they interact with other elements in the universe and emphasizing how questions and observations can lead to discovery"--…more

  • Details about Our Sun

    Our Sun

    Kristine Carlson Asselin

    The Sun is fiery ball of gas with scalding temperatures and massive explosions. Get up-close to the star that keeps our solar system spinning.…more