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Far-Out Guide to Asteroids and Comets

Series: Far-Out Guide to the Solar System

By Mary Kay Carson

Have you ever seen a comet or a shooting star? You may think they look pretty, but these giant space rocks can cause major destruction. Scientists keep a close watch on comets and asteroids using high-powered telescopes and spacecraft. Get ready to learn lots of far-out facts about asteroids and comets!

Library Bound Book978-0-7660-3188-3$27.93$20.95

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"This book . . . is well researched, well written, and well organized."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, January 2011

"Sentence length is fairly short, making for easy reading. Most students will be able to read one of these books in a night or two."

Library Media Connection, August/September 2011

"Lively writing with specific facts systematically presented and plenty of dramatic space art and photography add up to a winning formula for these introductions to our planet and its solar neighborhood."

School Library Journal, December 2010

"These texts explore a range of topics about bodies in the solar system, covering both planetary science and the technology used to explore and gather data."

The Horn Book Guide, Spring 2011

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