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3 edition of A is for astronaut found in the catalog.

A is for astronaut

Sian Tucker

A is for astronaut

by Sian Tucker

  • 218 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Orchard in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSian Tucker.
The Physical Object
Pagination(32)p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22438773M
ISBN 10185213819X
OCLC/WorldCa36417633

  Massimino's book depicts what it takes to be an astronaut, the science behind spaceflight, the telescope and its repairs, the wonder of floating in space, the teamwork and camaraderie among. Scott Kelly is the twin brother of Mark Kelly, who also was a NASA astronaut. The principle scientific goal during Scott Kelly's one-year mission was .

As Commander of the International Space Station, Chris Hadfield captivated the world with stunning photos and commentary from space. Now, in his first book, Chris offers readers extraordinary stories from his life as an astronaut, and shows how .   arts entertainment Books. Scott Kelly was a kid with ADHD and bleak prospects. Then he read a book. Now he's a record-setting astronaut His memoir is "Endurance: A Year in Space, a Lifetime of.

This emergent reader little book will help young students practice early reading skills, while reading about space!! This story uses a predictable pattern, "Astronaut, astronaut, what do you see?" to support emerging readers. The following vocabulary words are included: astronaut, rocket, stars, moon, sun, and earth.   Just before his launch into space in , astronaut Scott Kelly got a shoutout during President Obama's State of the Union address: "Scott Kelly will begin a yearlong stay in space. So good luck.


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