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National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky, 2nd Edition

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National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky, 2nd Edition by Andrew Fazekas and Howard Schneider
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Mar 19, 2019 | 288 Pages
  • Paperback $24.99

    Mar 19, 2019 | 288 Pages

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“This guide is beautifully illustrated. It’s a nice size to throw in a purse or bag for taking to your local observatory or up into the treehouse…There’s even a section on stargazing with your children.” –Just a Secular Homeschooler
 
“Chock full of photographs, graphics, tips, and information – this book is THE book to read if you want to learn about watching the night sky and what’s in it. You can find out about what telescope to use and the various star patterns that make up the constellations. Its so interesting, you can’t help but get lost in the pages of this book – learning so much about the beautiful night sky that mesmerizes us.  I found myself completely engaged in this book – it was so much fun to read. I loved it!” –A Bookish Way of Life
 
“I have to get this book, star gazing is one of my favorite summertime activities.” –Instagram: createexploreread
“If you have any interest at all in ordering the stars when you look up this book will be a perfect start.” –Broken Teepee
 
“It is a great educational tool, beautifully illustrated, and jam packed with information on anything you could see up in the night sky…The book itself is the perfect size to throw in a bag, or even keep in the car if you are going on a road trip or somewhere to stare up at the sky.” –Diary of a Stay at Home Mom
 
“The book is an easy read, and very interesting. It’s not just about star constellations, but about many heavenly bodies (like asteroids). After reading the book, it’s easier to know what to look for in the night sky – even for an amateur.” –Man of La Book
 
“If you are even just casually thinking about stargazing this summer, this guide is a MUST HAVE. We (my husband and I) know just enough to seem like experts to our children – though it could now be argued that my older son knows more astronomy facts than I do. But now I have this book.” –Sarah Reads Too Much

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