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Book Reviews: Season 3

Wandering in the Sun

Book by: Damen Simien Fisher

Illustrated by: Jessica Simien Pennie

Reviewed by: Jordan Rivers

Have you ever wondered why the sun is so important to us?  Well, in Wandering in the Sun, a little girl named Paris takes us on a journey to discover the awesome ways that the sun contributes to our daily lives.  Did you know that the sun is made of gas and is a star that is part of the solar system?  Put this book on your shelf and learn a creative way to remember what planets join the sun to create the solar system and many more of Mr. Sun’s contributions.

​Turn the Pages Book Review series invites you to discover a world of possibilities and adventure as your host, Author Jordan Rivers, reviews Wandering in the Sun by Darren Simien Fisher.  Join her as she gives you a brief synopsis of the story, learn a few lessons taken from the book, and download a FREE book-based project and worksheet.


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Wandering in the Sun

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