No Beard series and the If You Were Me and Lived in ....., geography series has come out with a new picture book that everyone will love. Rocket- Bye by Carole P. Roman, illustrated by Mateya Arkova is a new picture book featuring a lyrical astronomy theme with dreamy watercolor styled art. Children of all ages will love this space themed story featuring two kids on a surreal journey through space. They travel through the stars and see the milky war, the stars and the planets. Roman identifies the sights by name: the Milky way, the planets: Venus, Saturn, Mars, constellations such as Leo the lion as well as stars- Polaris and Rigel. This is a wonderful experience for children of all ages. The details add to the richness of this story. Parents and children alike will enjoy this book as well as educators. This is the perfect picture book to integrate into the classroom.
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