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Dot to Dot in the Sky : Stories in the Stars (Paperback) (Joan Marie Galat)

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Look up in the sky! There's a flying horse, a queen, and even a dragon! The night sky is a treasure trove of stories filled with heroes, wild animals, and adventure. It's just a matter of knowing where to look. Fifteen constellations are portrayed in this fun guide to astronomy, from easily recognizable Ursa Major, the big bear, to the distinct stars of Orion, the famous hunter. Each constellation features a pronunciation guide, a myth to explain the constellation, and sure-fire instructions on how to find each group of stars. This ultimate guide to stargazing is the perfect bedtime book -- just don't expect to get much sleep!

Recounts the stories behind some of the best known constellations, provides instructions on the best ways of spotting each one in the night sky, and offers information about stars.
Number of Pages: 64
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Star Observation, Astronomy
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Midpoint Trade Books Inc
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Joan Marie Galat
Language: English
Street Date: November 1, 2001
TCIN: 11963123
UPC: 9781552851821
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-6018

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