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Outer Space


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If You Decide to Go to the Moon
If You Decide to Go to the Moon
by Faith Mcnulty
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Written in the second person, the text allows the reader to participate in every aspect of the journey, from packing to lift-off to traveling through space, ultimately landing at the Sea of Tranquility, the site of the first lunar landing. Full color.... (read more)

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The Moon Book
The Moon Book
by Gail Gibbons
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Floating in Space (Let's Read-And-Find-Out Science)
Floating in Space (Let's Read-And-Find-Out Science)
by Franklyn Branley
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Don't jump! If you're on the space shuttle, that is. Astronauts never jump in space. They usually drink out of straws, and they lift tons of equipment as if it were light as air. Find out more in this information-packed voyage into space.... (read more)

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Astronaut: Living in Space (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 2)
Astronaut: Living in Space (DK Eyewitness Readers: Level 2)
by Dk Publishing
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With Eyewitness Readers, children will learn to read -- then read to learn! What does it take to hold down a job in zero gravity? Find out what it's really like to be an Astronaut: Living in Space. Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this... (read more)

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Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
by David A. Aguilar
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Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard... (read more)

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Magic Tree House Research Guides #06: Magic Tree House Research Guide: Space
Magic Tree House Research Guides #06: Magic Tree House Research Guide: Space
by Will Osborne
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Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!   When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #8: Midnight on the Moon, they had lots of questions. How... (read more)

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Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 (Richard Jackson Books)
Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 (Richard Jackson Books)
by Brian Floca
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Simply told, grandly shown, here is the flight of Apollo 11. Here for a new generation of readers and explorers are the steady astronauts, clicking themselves into gloves and helmets, strapping themselves into sideways seats. Here are their great... (read more)

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Flight (Simply Science)
Flight (Simply Science)
by Gerry Bailey
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From the first parachutes to jets that travel faster than the speed of sound, humans have been coming up with new ways to travel by air for hundreds of years. Learn all about the history of early and modern flight inventions, and what we may use in the... (read more)

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Crabtree Connections #34: Space Blog
Crabtree Connections #34: Space Blog
by Angela Royston
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Take a trip to outer space! Watch out for:... (read more)

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Every Planet Has a Place: A Book about Our Solar System (Zigzag)
Every Planet Has a Place: A Book about Our Solar System (Zigzag)
by Becky Baines
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Look up! Discover that Every Planet Has a Place. The Earth is just one of many planets in our solar system. Why is this the perfect place for us to live? Which are the "gas planets?" And why have we changed what we think of Pluto? Then Zigzag into other... (read more)

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Robot Explorers (Space Innovations)
Robot Explorers (Space Innovations)
by Ron Miller
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Robot Explorers is about the unmanned missions throughout the solar system, from the first lunar and planetary probes of the 60s up to the sophisticated Mars rover missions of the past decade. It describes the missions to Mercury, Venus, Jupiter, Saturn,... (read more)

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Mh-53e Sea Dragons (Military Machines)
Mh-53e Sea Dragons (Military Machines)
by Carlos Alvarez
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The Sea Dragon is the largest and heaviest helicopter in the United States military. It can transport troops and haul cargo. It is also used to detect and blow up mines in dangerous waters. Read about the history of the Sea Dragon, the tools it uses to... (read more)

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Blimp (Community Connections: How Does It Fly?)
Blimp (Community Connections: How Does It Fly?)
by Sharon Nittinger
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Blimps were once a popular form of transportation. Find out how they work and why they are not so common anymore.... (read more)

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Flight (100 Things You Should Know about)
Flight (100 Things You Should Know about)
by Sue Becklake
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Do you know 100 facts the pyramids? How about the earth? Each book in this series gives 100 facts about these things and more.... (read more)

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The Best Book of Spaceships (Best Book Of... (Paper))
The Best Book of Spaceships (Best Book Of... (Paper))
by Ian Graham
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This engaging series is tailored to young children&#39;s interests and reading<BR>level. Lively text explains the basics of a popular subject, while intriguing<BR>facts are brought to life through detailed and informative artwork.<BR... (read more)

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Glider (Community Connections: How Does It Fly?)
Glider (Community Connections: How Does It Fly?)
by Nancy Robinson Masters
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Find out how these interesting vehicles can fly without engines.... (read more)

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Ripley's Believe It or Not! Space (Ripley's Believe It or Not)
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Space (Ripley's Believe It or Not)
by Mike Goldsmith
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A uniquely fun Ripley’s Believe It or Not! way of looking at traditional subject matter with a Ripley's twist! Space is fascinating, and huge, and complicated. It's full of thing you can see, like stars, and satellites, and the Sun. It's even more... (read more)

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Fighter Planes Up Close (Up Close)
Fighter Planes Up Close (Up Close)
by Andra Abramson
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These aircraft are the military’s best—they scramble into action in minutes, reach speeds of Mach 3, deploy missiles, and perform amazing acrobatic feats. So young plane enthusiasts will be flying high as they pore through this breathtaking... (read more)

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Mysteries of the Universe: How Astronomers Explore Space (National Geographic Science Chapters)
Mysteries of the Universe: How Astronomers Explore Space (National Geographic Science Chapters)
by Andrew Einspruch
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How Do You Burp in Space?: And Other Tips Every Space Tourist Needs to Know
How Do You Burp in Space?: And Other Tips Every Space Tourist Needs to Know
by Susan E. Goodman
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Space will always be a popular topic for the imagination, and with companies like Virgin Galactic putting real muscle behind developing space tourism, that imaginary space trip is closer than ever to becoming a reality. And when it does, you're going to... (read more)

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