Category Archives: Space travel

Spidernaut: Arabella, the Spider in Space  – Jodie Parachini, illustrated by Dragan Kordić

Spidernaut: Arabella, the Spider in Space  – Jodie Parachini, illustrated by Dragan Kordić. Albert Whitman & Company, 2021. 9780807504413  Format: uncorrected proof Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Summer Adventure for Groot! by Brendan Deneen, illustrated by Cale Atkinson

Summer Adventure for Groot! by Brendan Deneen, illustrated by Cale Atkinson. Marvel Press, 9781368000710, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book  What did you like about the book? Groot and … Continue reading

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Maisy’s Moon Mission – Lucy Cousins

 Maisy’s Moon Mission – Lucy Cousins, Candlewick Press, (9781536215083), 2021 Format:  Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   Maisy takes off to the moon … Continue reading

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Star Wars Galactic Storybook by Calliope Glass, illustrated by Katie Cook

Star Wars Galactic Storybook by Calliope Glass, illustrated by Katie Cook. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781368063562 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3  Genre: science fiction  What did you like about the book? The entire … Continue reading

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Escape This Book! Race to the Moon by Bill Doyle, illustrated by Sarah Sax

Escape This Book! Race to the Moon by Bill Doyle, illustrated by Sarah Sax. Random House, 9780593119259, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historical Fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Rocket Science: A Beginner’s Guide to the Fundamentals of Spaceflight by Andrew Rader, PhD, illustrated by Galen Frazer

Rocket Science: A Beginner’s Guide to the Fundamentals of Spaceflight by Andrew Rader, PhD, illustrated by Galen Frazer. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536207422 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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How We Got to the Moon: The People, Technology, and Daring Feats of Science Behind Humanity’s Greatest Adventure by John Rocco

How We Got to the Moon: The People, Technology, and Daring Feats of Science Behind Humanity’s Greatest Adventure by John Rocco. Crown Books for Young Readers, 2020. 9780525647416 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ … Continue reading

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Heart On Pluto by Karl Jones, illustrated by Andrew J. Ross

    Heart On Pluto by Karl Jones, illustrated by Andrew J. Ross, Penguin Workshop, 9780593096291, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This simple, short and … Continue reading

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A to Z Mysteries: Space Shuttle Scam (Super Edition 12) by Ron Roy, illustrated by John Steven Gurney

A to Z Mysteries: Space Shuttle Scam (Super Edition 12) by Ron Roy, illustrated by John Steven Gurney. Random House,  9780525578895 (trade), 9780525578901 (lib. bdg.), 9780525578918 (e-book), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Mystery … Continue reading

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Zoom Space Adventure – Susan Hayes & Susanna Rumiz

    Zoom Space Adventure – Susan Hayes & Susanna Rumiz, What on Earth Publishing Ltd., 9781999967987, 2021 Format:  Pop up Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 4 Genre: Informational  What did you like … Continue reading

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