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Astronauts: Women on the Final Frontier Cover Image
By Jim Ottaviani, Maris Wicks (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250760036
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Published: First Second - February 4th, 2020

In the graphic novel Astronauts: Women on the Final Frontier, Jim Ottaviani and illustrator Maris Wicks capture the great humor and incredible drive of Mary Cleave, Valentina Tereshkova, and the first women in space.


Eclipse Chaser: Science in the Moon's Shadow (Scientists in the Field Series) Cover Image
By Ilima Loomis, Amanda Cowan (By (photographer))
$18.99
ISBN: 9781328770967
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - December 10th, 2019

The August 2017 solar eclipse is the chance of a lifetime for astronomer Shadia Habbal—years of planning come down to one moment of totality.  Will everything go off as planned?  

On August 21, 2017, much of America stood still and looked up as a wide swath of the country experienced totality—a full solar eclipse.


Always Looking Up: Nancy Grace Roman, Astronomer (She Made History) Cover Image
By Laura Gehl, Louise Pigott (Illustrator), Alex Oxton (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807502969
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - October 1st, 2019

This empowering picture book biography tells the story of Nancy Grace Roman, the astronomer who overcame obstacles like weak eyesight and teachers who discouraged women from pursuing astronomy to lead the NASA team that built the Hubble Space Telescope. A testament to women in scientific careers and a record of an important NASA milestone.


The Speed of Starlight: An Exploration of Physics, Sound, Light, and Space Cover Image
By Colin Stuart, Ximo Abadia (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781536208559
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Published: Big Picture Press - October 1st, 2019

A contemporary exploration of physics, light, and sound told through stunning graphic artwork.


It Started with a Big Bang: The Origin of Earth, You and Everything Else Cover Image
By Floor Bal, Sebastiaan Van Doninck (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781525302558
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Published: Kids Can Press - October 1st, 2019


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Astro Kittens: Into The Unknown Cover Image
By Dr. Dominic Walliman, Ben Newman (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781912497270
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Published: Flying Eye Books - October 8th, 2019

Greetings, my little Astro Kittens! Are you ready to take off on your first space adventure? Join Professor Astro Cat as we head Into the Unknown, in an adventure for pre-K age kids to spark their interest in science!


Astro Kittens: Cosmic Machines Cover Image
By Dr. Dominic Walliman, Ben Newman (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781912497287
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Published: Flying Eye Books - October 8th, 2019

Greetings, my little Astro Kittens! Are you ready to take off on your first space adventure? Join Professor Astro Cat as we learn all about Cosmic Machines, in an adventure for pre-K age kids to spark their interest in science!


Spectacular Space Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781454937616
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Published: Sterling Children's Books - October 1st, 2019

Full of weird and wacky facts and retro-inspired illustrations, Spectacular Space is an out-of-this-world introduction to the universe beyond Earth. Prepare to laugh, marvel, and learn.


Stephen Hawking: (Scientist Biography, Biography Book for Children) (Little Guides to Great Lives) Cover Image
By Isabel Thomas, Marianna Madriz (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781786275158
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - October 1st, 2019

Little Guides to Great Lives: Stephen Hawking is a biography of the famous scientist for children that blends an informative and humorous narrative with playful illustrations to immerse children in Hawking's world.


Space Facts & Jokes (Totally Gross & Awesome) Cover Image
By John Townsend, David Antram (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781912904594
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Published: Scribo - November 5th, 2019

Blast off and belly laugh your way into outer space, with this cool collection of gut-busting gags and amazing facts


The Scale of the Solar System Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9780778776765
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Published: Crabtree Publishing Company - January 15th, 2020

Space Gear in Action (an Augmented Reality Experience) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781541589445
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Published: Lerner Publications (Tm) - January 1st, 2020

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences


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