Space Neighbors
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

A basic introduction to the planet Venus, its size, composition, and place within our solar system.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2011
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2011-01-01
BISACS JNF051170, JNF051010, JNF051040
Dewey 523.42
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 650
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 142322
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources NASA Solar System Exploration Kids: Venus Venus
  • Venus and the Solar System
  • A Hard, Rocky Planet
  • A Closer Look
  • Weather and Water
  • Exploring the Planet
  • Glossary
  • Further Information
  • Index
Author: L. L. Owens

Lisa L. Owens has authored more than 100 books for young people, including early readers, chapter books, graphic novels, and a variety of nonfiction titles. She loves reading books of all kinds and feels lucky to get to write them, too. Lisa lives in the Seattle area with her aerospace-engineer husband and their retired racing greyhound. To learn more or to inquire about hosting her in your classroom, either virtually or in person, visit


A noteworthy review of Space Neighbors from Booklist on April 1, 2011

Books on the planets have been around for decades, but they are always in demand, both for school projects and for general interest. Part of the Space Neighbors series, which focuses on the planets, the dwarf planets, and the sun, this slim book is colorful, eye-catching, and well… View →

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