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Title: Earth: My First 4.54 Billon Years
Author: Stacy McAnulty
Illustrator: David Litchfield
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, a trademark of Macmillan Publishing Group
Publication year: 2017
Brief Summary: From Macmillan Publishing Company-“Prepare to learn all about Earth from the point-of-view of Earth herself! In this funny yet informative book, filled to the brim with kid-friendly facts, readers will discover key moments in Earth’s life, from her childhood more than four billion years ago all the way up to present day.”
Ideas for using this book in classroom or library –This book could be a great resource and informational tool for a young child’s science class as it brings a lot of scientific information across easily. This resource from Stacy McAnulty’s website includes activity pages to use after reading this book.
Whatever additional notes you’d like to add about this book and why you liked or didn’t like it –I liked Litchfield’s humorous illustrations characterizing Earth and all the planets.