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Once Upon a Starry Night: A Book of Constellations

by Jacqueline Mitton

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The glittering stars are attractive and the paintings have a folksy beauty, but the book as a whole feels a little thin and rushed to me. Nevertheless, for a young library patron exploring the stars, this wouldn't be a bad place to start. ( )
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Each constellation is portrayed in dazzling detail, and blends ancient myths with modern astronomical facts.
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Presents facts about stars, nebulas, galaxies, and constellations and recounts the Greek myths that provided widely-known names for ten constellations, from Andromeda to Pegasus.

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