Stars by Mary Lyn RayStars by Mary Lyn Ray


byMary Lyn RayIllustratorMarla Frazee

Picture Books | October 4, 2011

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A star is how you know it’s almost night.
As soon as you see one, there’s another, and another.
And the dark that comes doesn’t feel so dark.
What if you could have a star?

From acclaimed author Mary Lyn Ray and two-time Caldecott Honor winner Marla Frazee comes this tender, evocative—and profound—exploration of stars both near and far.
Mary Lyn Ray was born in Louisiana in 1946. She is a conservationist who worked in museums for fifteen years and as a professional consultant in land protection and historic preservation. She is also the author of several picture books for children including Christmas Farm, Pumpkins, Shaker Boy, Welcome, Brown Bird, and Stars. Marla Fr...
Title:StarsFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:40 pages, 12 × 8 × 0.3 inShipping dimensions:12 × 8 × 0.3 inPublished:October 4, 2011Publisher:Beach Lane BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1442422491

ISBN - 13:9781442422490

Appropriate for ages: 4


Editorial Reviews

"This ode to everything stars are (part of a wand, a pin that makes you sheriff, a sign you’ve done well) is paired with incandescent art showing the heavenly shapes in ivy, snowflakes and in your pocket—for wishing on."

--People Magazine, December 19, 2011