The supermoons this autumn and all the talk of life on Mars give a topical edge to this hard-won distillation of cosmic, earthly and human evolution. Casey’s text, engaging both minds and hearts of children, makes an elevating read at any age.
This is a magical book. I promise each and every one of you. If you get this book and read this book it is pure magic……This book should be in every school. Read this book, you will not be disappointed. 14 billion years, 14 billion years! Into 4,000 words and 30 beautiful pages and fantastic images by Olivia Golden.
“You will discover the answer with wonder and beauty on every page. Enjoy your cosmic journey with this marvelous book as your companion!”
“Absolutely beautiful from start to finish, elegiac, avocative and still playful. I love it. The colours jump out at you. It is a funky, jazz, modernist interpration of the text. Every parent would love to introduce those simple and complex concepts with those dazzling images.”
“It’s a beautifully produced book for children on the wonders of the Universe and their unique place within it. It would be a wonderful gift idea for a child and would be an asset to any school classroom or library”
“It looks and reads so beautifully. I know it will bring a lot of pleasure and learning to children and adults alike.”
“Charming account of the story of the universe.”
“Mammy, did you know that baby dinosaurs wear nappies?!”