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The Stargazer's Sister

The Stargazer's Sister: A Novel - Carrie Brown

 

Caroline "Lina" Herschel is the "stargazer's sister." An astronomer in her own right, she is perhaps best known for her work in support of her brother, William Herschel, who is credited with many advances in astronomy including the discovery of Uranus as a planet. Carrie Brown introduces us to the both characters and to their discoveries in astronomy. I enjoyed the story but did not fall in love with it.

 

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Reviewed for the Penguin First to Read Program

 

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