Eddie the Electron Moves Out by Melissa RooneyEddie the Electron Moves Out by Melissa Rooney

Eddie the Electron Moves Out

byMelissa Rooney

Paperback | June 20, 2017

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In this sequel to Eddie the Electron, Eddie is free from the balloon which held his Helium atom, and he's off on a new adventure, as his lighter-than-air atom rises above the houses and trees. All the way to the upper reaches of Earth's atmosphere, where sky and space meet.

Along the way, Eddie will teach young readers atomic concepts as he reminisces about the creation of his Helium atom, and how it and other Helium atoms are harvested and used. Eddie will also teach readers about the Earth's dwindling reserve of Helium, and how vitally important it is to conserve the precious gas.

Before writing children’s books, Melissa (Bunin) Rooney grew up in Martinsville, VA, attended the College of William and Mary, and earned her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of North Carolina. One of her passions is introducing scientific concepts to children and fueling their interest, especially when they don’t immediately und...
Title:Eddie the Electron Moves OutFormat:PaperbackDimensions:27 pages, 9.6 × 7.94 × 0.24 inPublished:June 20, 2017Publisher:Amberjack PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1944995145

ISBN - 13:9781944995140


Editorial Reviews

"Eddie the Electron Moves Out is a creative, educational fun book that delivers a lot of facts wrapped up in a fun illustrated story. The Endnotes are helpful in explaining further background and questions about Helium, atoms, electrons, and earth geologic and elemental history. Eddie the Electron Moves Out is great, entertaining science education for readers age 8-9 and up." - The Midwest Book Review