Dot to Dot in the Sky

Dot to Dot in the Sky Cover

Dot to Dot in the Sky

Stories in the Planets

By Joan Marie Galat; Lorna Bennett (Illustrator)

Whitecap Books, Paperback, 9781552853924, 64pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2003

Description

How can you distinguish between planets and stars in the night sky? Is that bright, sparkling object a star or is Venus winking? Is that red object really Mars? This new book from the author of "Dot to Dot in the Sky: Stories of the Stars" is a unique astronomy resource designed for parents and children to use together. Each colorful chapter focuses on a specific planet (even Earth) and shares the myths that have come to be associated with it. Each chapter also features Planetary Notes, tips for observing the planet in the sky, and informative sidebars with planetary facts and dates in the history of planet gazing and discovery.

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