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Where do stars go in the daytime? How far away are stars? What stories can they tell us?Marvel at the mythic stories of the constellations and try finding your own patterns in the sky. Think beyond our sun and wonder what other planets might be circling other stars and what, or who, might be on them. Open the book and blast off to the stars!"A sure winner for future astronomers and their stargazing parents. Tomecek and newcomer Yoshikawa make an excellent duo in rendering concepts understandable to readers."—Kirkus ReviewsNational Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
Introduces stars, including what they are made of, how they shine, and their positions with relation to Earth measured in light years.
Number of Pages: 31
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Science + Nature / Astronomy
Series Title: Jump Into Science
Publisher: Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Steve Tomecek
Street Date: May 9, 2006
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-3910