The powerful Sun is our closest star. It rises each morning and sets every night—or does it? In this appealing rhyming book, young listeners find out why this glowing ball of flame appears to cross the sky, and what ancient people did to ensure its daily return. They’ll discover its many layers, from its incredibly hot core to its fiery corona, and find out why the Sun seems to disappear, even in the middle of the day. The next time you spy the Sun in the sky, you’ll marvel at the answers to these mysteries.