You are Stardust

You are Stardust, by Elin Kelsey and illustrated by Soyeon Kim

Synopsis: You Are Stardust begins by introducing the idea that every tiny atom in our bodies came from a star that exploded long before we were born. From its opening pages, the book suggests that we are intimately connected to the natural world; it compares the way we learn to speak to the way baby birds learn to sing, and the growth of human bodies to the growth of forests. Award-winning author Elin Kelsey — along with a number of concerned parents and educators around the world — believes children are losing touch with nature. This innovative picture book aims to reintroduce children to their innate relationship with the world around them by sharing many of the surprising ways that we are all connected to the natural world.

Published: September 2012 | ISBN: 978-1526360342 | Ages: 5-12 years

Author’s Homepage: http://elinkelseyandcompany.com
Author’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/elinkelsey

Illustrator’s Homepage: http://www.kimsoyeonart.com

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Paperback Edition: You are Stardust: Our Amazing Connections With Planet Earth

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