My Rainy Day Rocket Ship

byMarkette SheppardIllustratorCharly Palmer

May 5, 2020|
My Rainy Day Rocket Ship by Markette Sheppard
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Rainy summer days are no match for a little astronaut who builds the perfect rocket ship for an indoor space adventure to another galaxy, where the sky is his only limit!

A stormy afternoon and an order from Mom to stay inside are no match for this little dreamer, who uses everyday household items—a rocket chair, a cardboard box, an old dish rag, and a super-duper imagination—to whip up a trip around the universe he won’t soon forget.

My Rainy Day Rocket Ship is a high-spirited, engaging salute to the imagination of Black boys who use their beautiful minds to transform the mundane into the extraordinary, dream out loud, and boldly go where their sky is the only limit.
Markette Sheppard is an Emmy Award–winning journalist and children’s book author. Her bestselling debut book, What Is Light?, inspired children to discover the light within through everyday surroundings. Markette is also founder of The GLOW Brands, LLC, a media company aimed at illuminating perspectives around the...
Title:My Rainy Day Rocket ShipFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:32 pages, 11 X 7.88 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 11 X 7.88 X 0.4 inPublished:May 5, 2020Publisher:Denene Millner Books/Simon & Schuster Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1534461779

ISBN - 13:9781534461772

Appropriate for ages: 4

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