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9781426319433 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 6, 2015, cover price $3.99

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9781426319440 | Nov edition (Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 6, 2015), cover price $13.90

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Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why I See Falling Stars offers answers to their most compelling questions about meteors. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

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9781633620353 | Cherry Lake Pub, January 1, 2015, cover price $12.79 | About this edition: Young children are naturally curious about the world around them.

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9781631889967 | Cherry Lake Pub, January 1, 2015, cover price $27.07

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Product Description: The ability to use the NextGen science process is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks. In this book, readers in real-world situations are tasked with following clues and using the scientific method to find out what happens when a meteor comes close to earth...read more

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9781624317927 | Cherry Lake Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $14.21 | About this edition: The ability to use the NextGen science process is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks.

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9781624317828 | Cherry Lake Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: The ability to use the NextGen science process is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks.

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A fascinating and authoritative introduction to the science of meteorites, written by leading experts in the field. Meteorites are rocks from space that have fallen to the Earth's surface. Once considered bad omens, they are now recognized for giving us a unique insight into the nature of the material that was present when our solar system formed. In Meteorites, experts from the Natural History Museum in London, England, provide a compelling and up-to-date introduction to these otherworldly objects. This fully illustrated guide reveals: What meteorites are Where meteorites come from What they tell us about our solar system The latest information on key meteorite falls. In clear, jargon-free language, the authors explain how meteorites provide us with invaluable information about planets beyond Earth -- both within our solar system and around other stars. With its combination of color photographs, diagrams and maps, Meteorites is the ultimate reference to these mysterious objects from space.

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9781554075157 | Firefly Books Ltd, August 28, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A fascinating and authoritative introduction to the science of meteorites, written by leading experts in the field.

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9781554078332 | Firefly Books Ltd, December 23, 2010, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Millions of years ago, a giant meteorite killed all the dinosaurs. Find out how! Will humans all be killed in the same way? Find out what we can do. Is there life on the planet Mars? Scientists think maybe the answer is yes. Find out why...read more

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9780789178992 | Perfection Learning, July 1, 2009, cover price $7.45 | About this edition: Millions of years ago, a giant meteorite killed all the dinosaurs.
9781841674247 | Ransom Pub Ltd, March 30, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: An introduction to meteorites, comets, and asteroids includes a fictional short story about a collision between Earth and a comet.

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9780756992774 | 1 edition (Perfection Learning, July 1, 2009), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Millions of years ago, a giant meteorite killed all the dinosaurs.

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Product Description: Asteroids and comets are space objects that orbit the sun. This book examines the many craters on Earth that have formed as a result of meteorites or asteroids crashing into the planet, excavating huge holes and wreaking widespread destruction on the landscape.

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9780816064694 | 1 edition (Facts on File, December 1, 2008), cover price $39.50 | About this edition: Asteroids and comets are space objects that orbit the sun.

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Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteors and discusses their motion in the solar system and what happens when they cross paths with Earth.

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9781404237384 | Rosen Central, September 30, 2007, cover price $30.25 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteors and discusses their motion in the solar system and what happens when they cross paths with Earth.

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Describes small interplanetary bodies, including asteroids, comets, and meteorites.

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9781429600590 | Revised edition (First Facts, August 1, 2007), cover price $24.65 | About this edition: 'Describes the small solar system bodies asteroids, comets, and meteorites'--Provided by publisher.

Product Description: A simple but informative look at comets, asteroids and meteorites, and what they can tell us about our place in the solar system. Longer, more complex stories and sentences, more challenging vocabulary, language play and minimal repetition make this a Level 3 first reader.

Hardcover:

9781553379003 | Kids Can Pr, March 1, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites.

Paperback:

9781553379010 | Kids Can Pr, March 1, 2006, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites.

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9781424211951 | Fitzgerald Books, January 1, 2007, cover price $15.38 | also contains Discover Space Rocks | About this edition: A simple but informative look at comets, asteroids and meteorites, and what they can tell us about our place in the solar system.

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9781417752867 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2006, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites.

Describes the role that collisions with meteors, comets, and asteroids have played in the history of Earth and other planets in the solar system and examines what is being done to protect Earth from future collisions.

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9780822528616 | Lerner Pub Group, September 1, 2003, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: Describes the role that collisions with meteors, comets, and asteroids have played in the history of Earth and other planets in the solar system and examines what is being done to protect Earth from future collisions.

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Explores the mysteries of rocks that travel vast distances through space, sometimes passing through Earth's atmosphere and sometimes landing on the surface. (view table of contents)

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9780531155677 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Explores the mysteries of rocks that travel vast distances through space, sometimes passing through Earth's atmosphere and sometimes landing on the surface.

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9780531119259 | Franklin Watts, April 1, 2002, cover price $34.50 | About this edition: Explores the mysteries of rocks that travel vast distances through space, sometimes passing through Earth's atmosphere and sometimes landing on the surface.

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9780613538374 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $25.05 | About this edition: Explores the mysteries of rocks that travel vast distances through space, sometimes passing through Earth's atmosphere and sometimes landing on the surface.

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Describes what meteors and micrometeors are, and describes the different types of meteorites, including lunar and martian meteorites, and how meteorites form craters. (view table of contents)

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9780736811200 | Bridgestone Books, January 1, 2002, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Describes what meteors and micrometeors are, and describes the different types of meteorites, including lunar and martian meteorites, and how meteorites form craters.

Provides an introduction to comets, covering where they come from, how they travel, their importance to astronomers, as well as their relationship to meteor showers

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9780613390156 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $15.65 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to comets, covering where they come from, how they travel, their importance to astronomers, as well as their relationship to meteor showers

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An introduction to the celestial phenomena of asteroids, meteoroids and meteorites, and comets. (view table of contents)

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9780761410348 | Benchmark Books, January 1, 2001, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: An introduction to the celestial phenomena of asteroids, meteoroids and meteorites, and comets.

Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, and suggests a variety of simple experiments

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9780613213707 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, and suggests a variety of simple experiments

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Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, and suggests a variety of simple experiments
By Cynthia Pratt Nicolson and Bill Slavin (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781550745788 | Kids Can Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, and suggests a variety of simple experiments

Paperback:

9781550745801 | Kids Can Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, and suggests a variety of simple experiments

Reinforced:

9780606182324, titled "Comets Asteroids and Meteorites" | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $14.60 | About this edition: Describes the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, and suggests a variety of simple experiments

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Provides an introduction to comets, covering where they come from, how they travel, their importance to astronomers, as well as their relationship to meteor showers (view table of contents)

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9780516261669 | Childrens Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to comets, covering where they come from, how they travel, their importance to astronomers, as well as their relationship to meteor showers

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Provides an introduction to comets, covering where they come from, how they travel, their importance to astronomers, as well as their relationship to meteor showers (view table of contents)

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9780516203300 | Childrens Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to comets, covering where they come from, how they travel, their importance to astronomers, as well as their relationship to meteor showers

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Describes meteorites, where they come from, how they are found, and how they are different from rocks formed on earth

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9780516410685 | Childrens Pr, March 1, 1995, cover price $5.50 | About this edition: Describes meteorites, where they come from, how they are found, and how they are different from rocks formed on earth

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9780516010687 | Childrens Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Describes meteorites, where they come from, how they are found, and how they are different from rocks formed on earth

Describes the nature and movements of comets and meteors and examines what happens to meteors after they hit the Earth

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9780865932777 | Rourke Pub Group, June 1, 1993, cover price $18.60 | About this edition: Describes the nature and movements of comets and meteors and examines what happens to meteors after they hit the Earth

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Discusses the nature and origin of meteorites and relates stories of famous meteorites, meteorite craters, and meteor showers
By Yvette Banek (illustrator) and Madelyn Carlisle

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9780812047332 | Barrons Juveniles, October 1, 1992, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Discusses the nature and origin of meteorites and relates stories of famous meteorites, meteorite craters, and meteor showers

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9780606016384 | Demco Media, October 1, 1992, cover price $12.37 | About this edition: Discusses the nature and origin of meteorites and relates stories of famous meteorites, meteorite craters, and meteor showers

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Explains what shooting stars are, what they are made of, and what happens to them when they land on Earth

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9780690047011 | Ty Crowell Co, September 1, 1989, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Explains what shooting stars are, what they are made of, and what happens to them when they land on Earth.

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9780064451031 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, March 1, 1991), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Explains what shooting stars are, what they are made of, and what happens to them when they land on Earth

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9780690047035 | Ty Crowell Co, September 1, 1989, cover price $14.89 | About this edition: Explains what shooting stars are, what they are made of, and what happens to them when they land on Earth.

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Examines the physical characteristics and conditions of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, describing their position and movements in relation to the sun and planets and surveying humanity's attempts to penetrate their mysteries.

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9781854353764 | Marshall Cavendish Corp, September 1, 1990, cover price $25.64 | About this edition: Examines the physical characteristics and conditions of comets, asteroids, and meteorites, describing their position and movements in relation to the sun and planets and surveying humanity's attempts to penetrate their mysteries.

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Explores the world of shooting stars, fireballs, and asteroids--how they affected life in the past and their impact on life today--and answers many questions about these fascinating voyagers

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9780690046342 | Harpercollins, April 1, 1989, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: Discusses asteroids, comets, and meteorites, explaining where they come from, how they were formed, and what effect these voyagers from space have when they streak past the Earth or plummet to its surface.

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