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The Reason for the Seasons

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We all know there are four seasons in a year. But HOW do we know? Join intrepid young scientist-adventurer Joulia Copernicus on a journey around the world as she explains with humor and wit how we know what causes the seasons.

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall -- we all have a favorite season. But what makes the seasons happen in the first place? Ellie Peterson's clear, concise
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Hardcover, 40 pages
Published February 11th 2020 by Boyds Mills Press
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Maria Marshall
Feb 22, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The first-person narrative, oversized book format, and bright, bold illustrations of this picture book really grab the reader's attention. Following the scientific process, the main character, child scientist extraordinaire - Joulia Copernicus - evaluates commonly held assumptions and with a touch of humor, disproves them. Eventually, Joulia gets to the bottom of the question of the seasons in an enjoyable and educational way. The text, while loaded with information, when married with the lively ...more
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