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Author Marinov, Isabelle, author.

Title The boy whose head was filled with stars : a life of Edwin Hubble / words by Isabelle Marinov ; pictures by Deborah Marcero.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  JB HUBBLE    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Children's Department  JB HUBBLE EDWIN    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 520 HUBBLE    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Whiton Branch - Children's Department  JJ-B HUBBLE, EDWIN    DUE 10-14-22
 Mansfield, Main Library - Juvenile Biography  JB HUBBLE    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Children's Biography  J B-HUBBLE MAR    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Children's Department  J92 HUBBLE    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  JB HUBBLE    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Children's Department  JB HUBBLE    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Children  JE B Explore HUBBLE    Check Shelf

Edition First edition
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "How many stars are in the sky? How did the universe begin? Where did it come from? This is the story of Edwin Hubble, a boy fascinated by the stars who surmounted many hurdles to follow his dreams of becoming an astronomer. Using the insights of great mathematicians and endlessly observing the sky, he succeeded in confirming two things that altered human life forever: that there are more galaxies than our own, and that the universe is always expanding. Hubble's message to us is to find peace in the vastness of the mystery surrounding us, and to be curious. "We do now know why we are born into the world," he said, "but we can try to find out what sort of world it is.""-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 6-10 Enchanted Lion Books.
Grades 2-3 Enchanted Lion Books.
Subject Hubble, Edwin, 1889-1953 -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Galaxies -- Juvenile literature.
Expanding universe -- Juvenile literature.
Hubble, Edwin, 1889-1953.
Astronomers -- Biography.
Hubble, Edwin, 1889-1953 (OCoLC)fst00080174
Astronomers (OCoLC)fst00819629
Expanding universe (OCoLC)fst00918293
Galaxies (OCoLC)fst00937121
United States (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies (OCoLC)fst01919896
Juvenile works (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Marcero, Deborah, illustrator.
ISBN 9781592703173 (hardcover)
1592703178 (hardcover)
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