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Joan Marie Galat
located in Alberta, Canada
non-fiction: sky science
fiction: myths, legends, folklore
Joan Marie Galat is the author of the best selling and award winning Dot to Dot in the Sky books. This series encompasses sky science and storytelling, revealing astronomy facts as well as the myths and legends ancient cultures used to explain celestial mysteries.
With a background in biological sciences and ecology, Joan often writes on topics relating to natural history. A frequent presenter, a focal point in Joan’s career was attending an international book festival in Seoul—where she gave presentations highlighting the Korean translations of Dot to Dot in the Sky.
Published by Whitecap Books and Scholastic Books, Joan has also contributed more than 250 articles to newspapers and magazines. She operates MoonDot Media, a communications business offering writing and editing solutions in broadcast, print, and multimedia.
Joan edits a magazine and takes on freelance work that has included CBC Radio features,multimedia content, web writing, speeches for government officials,exhibit text,consulting, educational projects, and much more.
Joan's books include:
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