Monday, December 8, 2014

Display: Star Light, Star Bright, First Star I Read Tonight

Inside Stars
By Andra Serlin Abramson
Presents an illustrated overview of stars, including information on how they affect the Earth, how scientists study them, how they are classified, how they form and die, and specific information about our star, the Sun.

Stars! Stars! Stars!
By Bob Barner
Simple rhyming text describes stars and the planets of our solar system.

How the Stars Fell into the Sky: a Navajo Legend
By Jerrie Oughton
A retelling of the Navaho legend that explains the patterns of the stars in the sky.

By Mary Lyn Ray
Explores the wonder of stars, whether they are in the night sky, on a plant as a promise of fruit to come, or in one's pocket for those days when one does not feel shiny.

The Stars: a New Way to See Them
By H. A. Rey
A simple guide to the location and recognition of stars and constellations presents the constellations in shapes that correspond sensibly to their names.

By Seymour Simon
Discusses the stars, their composition, and characteristics, with actual photographs.

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