Books About Space
Get ready to blast off into space to explore planets, stars, and beyond! This fun book will pull you in like gravity, full of fun facts, reports from explorers, maps and infographics, and more than 100 pictures.
The inspiring memoir for young readers about a Latina rocket scientist whose early life was transformed by joining the Girl Scouts and who currently serves as CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA.
A meningitis outbreak in their underprivileged neighborhood left Sylvia Acevedo’s family forever altered.$18.99ISBN: 9781250155337Availability: Ships in 2-8 DaysPublished: Roaring Brook Press - January 29th, 2019
Do you wonder
are the only beings who wonder
if they are alone
in the universe?
Our sun is a star.
In the night sky are all kinds of stars,
and orbiting those stars
are planets like the ones in our own solar system.
Could those planets have life
like we do on Earth?$18.99ISBN: 9780316435178Availability: Ships in 2-8 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 12th, 2019
The inspiring true story of mathematician Katherine Johnson--made famous by the award-winning film Hidden Figures--who counted and computed her way to NASA and helped put a man on the moon!$17.99ISBN: 9780763645021Availability: Ships in 2-8 DaysPublished: Candlewick - February 24th, 2009
They had the right stuff. They defied the prejudices of the time. And they blazed a trail for generations of women to follow.