Human Missions to Outer Space (A True Book: Space Exploration) (A True Book (Relaunch)) (Paperback)

Human Missions to Outer Space (A True Book: Space Exploration) (A True Book (Relaunch)) By Laurie Calkhoven Cover Image
In Stock
Northshire Manchester
1 on hand, as of Dec 7 10:19am


From the first time a person looked up at the sky and wondered “What’s out there?” humans have dreamed about exploring the cosmos.

About 60 years ago, the first manned spacecraft left Earth’s atmosphere for the first time. In the years since, astronauts have visited the moon several times—and have spent extended time living in outer space. We even have plans to send humans to Mars by the 2030s! Share in the joy of exploration and discovery with Human Missions to Outer Space.


This book is part of A True Book series, Space Exploration, that includes the titles Human Missions to Outer Space, Mars Rovers, The International Space Station and UFO's. The series features the latest NASA imagery and lively text to bring the wonder of space exploration directly to readers.

About the Author

Laurie Calkhoven is a children's writer and editor living in New York City. She has written many historical children's books, including George Washington: An American Life and Harriet Tubman: Leading the Way to Freedom. You can visit her at

Product Details
ISBN: 9781338825923
ISBN-10: 1338825925
Publisher: Children's Press
Publication Date: April 5th, 2022
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: A True Book (Relaunch)