Bright Star, Night Star: An Astronomy Story - Karl Beckstrand & Luis F. Sanz

Bright Star, Night Star: An Astronomy Story

Artist Karl Beckstrand & Luis F. Sanz

  • Release Date: 2014-02-12
  • Genre: Astronomy
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings


(Science, astronomy) “Eye-opening and page-turning!” - UP Author’s 2014 cover design award. A picture book introduction to the night sky—Bright Star, Night Star accompanies an American Indian child in finding constellations, stars, moons, and other heavenly bodies (ages 4 – 9, preschool to 4th grade). STEM book activities include finding constellations and distinguishing between planets and stars. Expose your child to the starry skies, Monument Valley, and a little space science; comes with rich illustrations to aid vocabulary comprehension by Spanish illustrator Luis F. Sanz (Why Juan Can’t Sleep: A Mystery?), online GLOSSARY, and characters of color. About 400 words by award-winning author Karl Beckstrand (The Bridge of the Golden Wood), 30 pages (hard or soft cover and ebook) science book, Premio Publishing & Gozo Books (Mini-mysteries for Minors [multicultural/bilingual series], worldwide rights © 2014) Premiobooks, Baker & Taylor/Follett, Brodart, Ingram, Sun, Quality. LCCN: 2013913403, JNF051040, JUV011040, JUV036000, JUV010000, JUV020000, JUV054000, ISBN Hard: 978-0985398880, ISBN Soft: 978-0615856155


  • Bright Star, Night Star

    By Phenrywv
    Disappointing. The description should be poetry using stars as the theme. This was not a book about astronomy.