❮PDF / Epub❯ ☃ Stories of the Zodiac Author Joan Marie Galat – E17streets4all.co.uk Explore the ancient wisdom of the night sky Stories of the Zodiac is the fourth book in the best selling Dot to Dot in the Sky series, blending sky science with ancient myths The adventures of gods, a Explore the ancient wisdom of the night sky Stories of the Zodiac is the fourth book in the best selling Dot to Dot in the Sky series, blending sky science with ancient myths The adventures of gods, animals and heroes are illustrated in thezodiac constellations Each constellation presents a Greek myth to discover and myriad celestial objects to explore, including nebulae, multiple star systems and meteor showersDiscover how the constellations have been used to create horoscopes that describe personalities and predict the future Find out the difference between astrology and astronomy Use the glow in the dark map of the night sky to identify the constellations and search easily for them Learn the stories that originated long ago, when people first gazed at the same star patterns we see today.
As a child, Joan Marie Galat spent hours gazing up at the night sky from snow forts and through car windows on long road trips She shares her love of the stars in the Dot to Dot in the Sky series, which combines the science of the night sky with the ancient myths that give the constellations and planets their names Joan s very first writing job sprung from an honourable mention received for entering a poetry contest when she was This led to a weekly question and answer bird column for a weekly newspaper After graduating from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Biological Sciences, Ecology, Joan worked as a naturalist and eventually in radio, becoming an announcer, as well as a news and copy writer Opportunities in radio led to work as an announcer, with Joan eventually turning to writing books and taking on freelance work Now she Stories of the Zodiac PDF É Stories of PDF \ is the author ofthan books for children and adultsToday Joan operates MoonDot Media a communications business offering writing solutions in broadcast, print, and multi media She edited a quarterly magazine for nine If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader years and has worked on projects that include CBC Radio features and speechwriting, as well as writing exhibit text, web content, and video scripts Joan s favorite type of writing is for children She finds storytelling an ideal way to lure others into sharing her interest in astronomy A frequent visitor to schools and libraries, Joan delights audiences with presentations that include juggling star shaped beanbags to illustrate the concept of falling stars Several of her books have been translated, leading to travel to South Korea to share stories of the night sky and speak at a United Nations event on the environment and the arts The long winter nights and big prairie sky are ideal for stargazing but Joan also enjoys other outdoor pastimes such as kayaking, swimming, nature walks, and day trips leading to her book Day Trips From Edmonton A constant reader, with a fascination in oral and written storytelling, Joan writes from Parkland County near Edmonton, Alberta.
- 64 pages
- Stories of the Zodiac
- Joan Marie Galat
- 02 March 2019 Joan Marie Galat