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Once Upon an Atom: Questions of science

James Carter, Willian Santiago

Once Upon an Atom: Questions of science


  • Poetry - rhyme, rhythm and rap
  • Facts & Information - lists, stats and plenty of facts

Average rating

4 out 5

22 reviews

Explore the whys, whats and hows of science in this picture book where the worlds of poetry and non-fiction collide.



I liked this book because it explains all the different types of science.

Nurse Angel Bubble-wrap 10.09.2023


Good nis. Inpresif

Anonymous 04.09.2023


Super good

Coach Dobbin Frankenstein 17.08.2023


I really liked this book because it told me about things I never knew before. I would recommend it to someone else because they can learn more as well.

Empress Tulip Paperclip 03.08.2023


It tells different ways science works

Ambassador Octopus Pendragon 02.08.2023


I just finished reading Once upon an Atom, and I have to say, it was a really fascinating read. I love how the author was able to break down complex scientific concepts into easy-to-understand analogies and stories. The book really made me appreciate the wonders of the universe and how everything is connected. Overall, I would definitely recommend this book to anyone interested in science or just looking for a thought-provoking read.

Marshal Pluto Haystack 27.06.2023


This doesn't have many words, but I really liked the rhyming and learning about the different kinds of science like physics, chemistry and biology. It was fun to read and see the illustrations.

Doctor Rapunzel Archer 28.10.2022


I learnt about the 3 different types of science: Chemistry, Biology and Physics. I learnt that chemistry is about things like atoms. Biology is about living things like flowers blooming and Physics is about things like movement and gravity. Like when the apple dropped on Sir Isaac Newton's head! My favourite science subject is biology. I would recommend this book to others :)

Empress Amazonia Chocolate-mousse 01.09.2022


It was really fascinating

Officer Jewel Quest 30.08.2022


it's a very nice book.

Senorita Pixie Jumpsuit 25.08.2022


All about science

Captain Beany Lanzarote 18.08.2022



Prince Zeus Sherbet 15.08.2022


I love learning how we and and the whole universe came to life

Chief Augustus Sparrow 13.08.2022


This book was more like a poem than a book but I liked the 3 doors of science - physics, chemistry and biology

Baroness Blossom Gooseberry 10.08.2022


I like how the front cover has that title because it's very fitting

King Dobbin Quarantine 09.08.2022


It was a factual book.

Anonymous 09.08.2022


I liked this book because it was all about science. I would definitely recommend this book.

Anonymous 08.08.2022


Nice book, good pictures

Chief Bruno Windchime 05.08.2022


Wonderful book about science.

General Pudsey Costa-Rica 02.08.2022


Big letters easy to read.

Ringmaster Rapper Cuckoo-Clock 02.08.2022

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