I Want to Be an Astronaut

Reinforced Library Binding | June 30, 1988

byByron Barton

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From picture-book master Byron Barton, this is the perfect story for young readers who love outer space and want to know more about how NASA astronauts do their job.

Up into the sky goes the space shuttle! Once in orbit, the astronauts get a taste of ready-to-eat food, experience zero gravity, go for space walks, and even fix a satellite. It''s fun to fly aboard the shuttle...and then come back to earth.

Supports the Common Core State Standards.

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A young child thinks about what it would be like to be an astronaut and go out on a mission into space

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From picture-book master Byron Barton, this is the perfect story for young readers who love outer space and want to know more about how NASA astronauts do their job.Up into the sky goes the space shuttle! Once in orbit, the astronauts get a taste of ready-to-eat food, experience zero gravity, go for space walks, and even fix a satellite. It's fun to fly aboard the shuttle...and then come back to e...

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Blast-off! Up into the shy goes the space shuttle. Into orbit, the astronauts get a taste of ready-to-eat food, experience zero gravity, go for space walks, and even fix a satellite. It's fun to fly aboard the shuttle...and then come back to earth.‘A young girl declares her longing to ‘fly on the shuttle into outer space.’ The familiar acts of eating, sleeping, and working become intense and s...

Blast-off!Up into the shy goes the space shuttle.Into orbit, the astronauts get a taste of ready-to-eat food, experience zero gravity, go for space walks, and even fix a satellite.It's fun to fly aboard the shuttle...and then come back to earth.?A young girl declares her longing to ?fly on the shuttle into outer space.?The familiar acts of eating, sleeping, and working become intense and special as she and the rest o...

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Format:Reinforced Library BindingDimensions:32 pages, 8.75 × 9.81 × 0.33 inPublished:June 30, 1988Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0690047444

ISBN - 13:9780690047448

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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