The Little Photon That Could

A Children’s Story of Cosmic Illumination

by Suzanne Orcutt & Illustrated by Charlene Meeker

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 10/14/2016

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 26
ISBN : 9781504366724
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 26
ISBN : 9781504366731

About the Book

The Little Photon That Could distills science, spirituality, and adventure in a delightful story for three- to seven-year-olds. Children from earth soar through the universe to discover what other planets are made of. But when they’re ready to return home, their spacecraft stalls, and only the photon’s cosmic energy saves them. They discover the light of the universe and the light within their hearts that guides them. The Little Photon That Could, a story of cosmic illumination, will inspire and enlighten.

About the Author

Dr. Suzanne Orcutt has thirty years of experience in education, including K–12 teaching in urban schools and higher-education administration at Stanford University. She is a credentialed public schools teacher and administrator in the state of California. Dr. Orcutt’s writing for youth illuminates the integration of science and metaphysics and her affinity for the role of myth in understanding our humanness. Charlene Meeker is an award winning writer, artist, and illustrator. Her stories have been published in the Creative Writers’ annual Anthology of Short Stories, a collection of winning contest entries. Charlene’s book, Cookies in Heaven, illustrated in her colored pencil art, won second place in the 2010 FLWA Royal Palm Literary awards.