Connecting the Stars

Author: Deborah Stevenson

Illustrator: Stella Mongodi

Pages: 30  size: 21x21cm
Age: +4 anni

Available for: all languages

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This book, written and rhymed in English, and enriched with breathtaking illustrations, shows the wonder, magic and vastness of the universe by teaching children all about names, features, facts and myths. related to the constellations. “Connecting the Stars” explores the parallels we can draw from the constellations: as humans, like the stars, we too are small in an infinite universe, each one different and separate and alone. But, through our hearts, imagination, shared stories and experiences, we are all connected to each other. The different themes and bonds make this book a perfect point of departure, at home and at school, for a conversation about the individual and the community. And the captivating and romantic illustrations will lead the children to take this book off the shelves. And then over and over again…

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Deborah Stevenson is an award-winning, American children’s author. Her work is eclectic: non-fiction and fiction, prose and verse, from silly to sentimental. Respect for animals and nature, valuing friendship and family, and appreciating diversity and tolerance are common themes. Stevenson strives to empower children…to believe in their abilities, to boldly pursue their dreams, and to be creative, imaginative and kind. Extra points if she can make them laugh.