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The Milky Way

As told to Dr. Moiya McTier, the Milky Way details its page-turning life story, full of drama and humor.

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Review of ‘The Milky Way’

Yes, you read the title correctly. This is indeed an autobiography of our galaxy, and yes, it is nonfiction. The Milky Way's debut book—a creative, humorous and enormously entertaining one at that—comes to us earthlings via Dr. Moiya McTier, who studied both mythology and astronomy at Harvard before earning her Ph.D. in…

Behind the Book by Moiya McTier

How did an ancient galaxy pen its own autobiography? The Milky Way explains in this Behind the Book essay, as dictated to Dr. McTier.

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