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The Solar System

$16.90 NZD

What is the surface of Mars like? Why does Venus glow in the dark? How do scientists explore faraway planets? Beginner readers can find answers to these questions and more in this colourful information book.


The Solar System features easy-to-read text written with the help of reading experts and vivid, full colour pictures. It also includes internet links to carefully selected websites with video clips and activities.


  • A fun introduction to the Solar System for children beginning to read on their own
  • Written by Emily Bone
  • Illustrated by Terry Pastor
  • 32 pages
  • Hardback book
  • ISBN: 9781409514244


The Solar System is part of our exciting and informative range of astronomy and science books available at Space Place. We hope our books will help educate and inspire readers of all ages and skill levels.


This product is also available for purchase in store at Space Place.