My Encyclopedia of Very Important Things is the perfect first reference book for young readers, a treasury of educational delights bursting with knowledge. Told through ''Once upon a time'' stories and graphic novel elements, its' padded cover and ribbon bookmark make it perfect for young readers' hands. Covering a big world of discovery, it explores animals, people, planets, and, very importantly, you! Meet vegetarian dinosaurs, fluffy pets, and big blue whales. Explore the past with cavemen, Vikings, and pharaohs. Follow the life of a plant, from seed to flower, and see what clouds are made out of. Play ''I Spy'' games to help with letter recognition or flip through the reference section that has important information about letters, shapes, colors, and numbers. Study the ''Look At This!'' pages to see things in even better detail and pore over all the fun facts. Adorable, simple illustrations with rich photography and lively text, it's a very important book for very important people!