What a fun and enticing book to read if you are a Montessorian, teaching about the universe, or simply have a science-loving kid or are a fan of Stephen Hawking!
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Hawking, L, & Hawking, S. George’s Secret Key to the Universe. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers: New York, 2004.
308 pages (and a few extras: “Now with out-of-this-world bonus material!”) Paperback.
Summary from the back of the book:
“When George Greenby follows his escaped pet pig out of his yard, he meets his new neighbors: Annie; her father, Eric; and their computer, the superintelligent, superpowered Cosmos. Before long, George and Annie are on the adventure of a lifetime and traveling through outer space. But someone else has plans that will lead them all into terrible danger.
Lucy and Stephen Hawking’s George’s Secret to the Universe is an exciting, out-of-this-world adventure full of scientific facts about the entire solar system. It explains concepts such as Stephen Hawking’s most recent theories on black holes and includes full-color photos of fascinating images from outer space.”
“What better way to interest young readers in science… than for one of the world’s most renowned theoretical physicists to put his subject at the center of a children’s book?” – Publishers Weekly, starred review