Remember how intriguing the night sky was when you were young and so seldom got a good look before bedtime?
This book provides answers to the curiosities that lay before our eyes.
Includes dazzling illustrations of major constellations visible in each season of the year, step-by-step directions for finding more than 30 stars and star groups, brief retellings of the legends behind the names of the constellations, and eight simple sky maps.
After being exposed to light, the non-toxic ink glows in the dark. Paperback, 32 pages. Ages 5 and up.
Subject includes: 30 stars or constellations; Aldebaran, Alpheratz, Andromeda, Antares, Arcturus, Betelgeuse, Big Dipper, Cygnus, Deneb, Denebola, Great Galaxy in Andromeda, Great Square, Leo, Little Dipper, Northern Cross, Orion, Orion’s Belt, Pegasus, Pleiades, Polaris, Regulus, Rigel, Sadr, Scorpius, Sickle, Sirius, Spica, Taurus, Ursa Major, Ursa Minor, Vega, Virgo, Triangle.