Astronaut Handbook

By McCarthy, Meghan

Publishers Summary:
Discusses the requirements for becoming an astronaut.

 Not Rated. Be the first to rate this product!

ISBN
978-0-37584-459-1 978-0-37594-459-8
Publisher
Knopf


REVIEWS

School Library Journal

Reviewed on July 1, 2008

K-Gr 3 McCarthy speaks directly to children who dream of someday "BLASTING into outer space," inviting them to experience astronaut school with four aspiring recruits. Painted in a cartoon style, the three men and one woman have large saucerlike eyes and off-center smiles. The book gives a very real picture of the arduous training required before going into space. Full-color spreads...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Magazine

Reviewed on July 1, 2008

For children with the vague idea that being an astronaut means hopping around on the moon in a bubble-headed space suit, McCarthy offers a more thorough job description. "Welcome to astronaut school!" begins her succinct, peppy text, which goes on to outline the rigorous training a would-be astronaut endures on land before shooting into space. Her round-eyed cartoon f...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on January 1, 2008

"Welcome to astronaut school!" begins this succinct, peppy text that outlines the rigorous training a would-be astronaut endures before shooting into...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Become a Pro


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Add To My List

cover
by

This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Export


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Save List Search Query


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Follow Lists


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.