Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years (Our Universe)

"Hi, I’m Earth! But you can call me Planet Awesome."

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. Beloved children's book author Stacy McAnulty helps Earth tell her story, and award-winning illustrator David Litchfield brings the words to life. The book includes back matter with even more interesting tidbits.

This title has Common Core connections.

3 comments on “Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years (Our Universe)”

  1. What a super fun book written by a super awesome planet What a super fun book written by a super awesome planet. (It’s written in the first person from Earth’s perspective.)This is a great non-fiction PB. It’s full of interesting facts and ones that kids will think are cool! Plus, it’s funny! My kids (4 and 8) enjoyed it as did I. It's the perfect read aloud for preschoolers and would work well in elementary classes too.Read to the end for the most fun author’s note I’ve ever read. Plus, some additional facts about our...

  2. Wonderful! This book is informational and funny at the ... Wonderful! This book is informational and funny at the same time. Great fun non-fiction. Illustrations are amazing. The color palette and style make this very appealing.

  3. Another Great book by Stacy McAnulty My kids and I love this book. It's full of facts while being tons of fun. It makes you want to know Earth even better!

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