Starry Messenger

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Starry Messenger
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by Peter Sís, and published by Frances Foster Books/Farrar Straus Giroux
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An insightful, multi-layered picture book biography of astronomer Galileo Galilei, illustrated in a style that evokes Renaissance art, architecture, and cartography.

"No detail is unworthy of attention in the design and layout of this painstakingly intricate picture book as each turn of the page reveals a reluctant world on the very edge of discovery."

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