Dot to Dot in the Sky: Stories in the StarsAuthor Joan Marie Galat Illustrated by Chao Yu & Jue Wang ISBN 9781552851821 Binding Trade Paper Publisher Whitecap Books Ltd. Publication Date January 26, 2012 Size 204 x 230 mm
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!
Joan Marie Galat
is an award-winning author of books for children and adults, and a freelance writer and editor. She combines astronomy with ancient mythology in the Dot to Dot in the Sky series and enjoys sharing her love of the night sky with school audiences.