Seeing Stars: A Complete Guide to the 88 Constellations

by Gillingham, Sara (Author)

ISBN: 9780714877723

To be featured in the The New York Times Book Review holiday issue (circulation 1.3 million/30 million UVM), published the first weekend in December.

A graphically stunning, comprehensive introduction to the constellations

This artful and accessible introduction to constellations equips readers with the information they need to locate, name, and explain all 88 internationally recognized constellations. Each cluster of stars is featured alongside the story (mythological or historical) behind its naming, tips on how to find it, what times of year it is visible, and key stars and asterisms within its grouping. Complete with star maps and a glossary, this keepsake volume of visual reference and beauty is perfect for inquisitive young stargazers. Colors are brighter than they appear - printed in pure Pantones. Book jacket features foil stamping and laser-cut pinholes.

Ages 7-10

Age Range: From 7 to 10

Format: Hardcover, 216 pages

Publisher: Phaidon Press, November 2018

Product Dimensions: 9.5 L × 8.4 W × 1.3 H

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