The Little Spacecraft That Could

By Joyce Lapin (Author), Simona Ceccarelli (Illustrator)

Price$16.95

Format Hardcover Picture Book

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The Little Spacecraft That Could

by Joyce Lapin, Simona Ceccarelli

$16.95

Hardcover

Barnes and Noble Indiebound
OVERVIEW
Ride along with the New Horizons spacecraft as she rockets three billion miles to Pluto! Watch her take the first close-up photos of Pluto, and then journey another billion miles to mini-world Arrokoth. You’ll whiz through space at more than 10 miles per second; learn how giant planet Jupiter helped the little spacecraft reach Pluto; and discover the astonishing surface feature that made the world fall in love with Pluto.
PRAISE
"An epic, energetic flight into the dimmer reaches of our local astronomical neighborhood."—Kirkus (starred review)

“[In] Lapin’s exciting, accessible STEM offering . . . [with] Ceccarelli’s clear, colorful images . . . the twilight space backgrounds and entertainingly animated spacecraft are quite engaging. . . . Playful science for space-loving kids.”—Booklist -

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)

Joyce Lapin has enjoyed reading and learning about astronomy since childhood. A former advertising copywriter, she's happy to have found a kinder, gentler life writing books. She is the author of Sterling’s If You Had Your Birthday Party on the Moon. She lives in Simsbury, CT.

Pub Date: 5/18/2021

ISBN: 9781454937555

Price: $16.95 / $22.95 CAN

Format: Hardcover Picture Book

Pages: 40 pages, all in color

Trim: 8.5 x 10.8 x 0 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Juvenile / Science

Age Range: 7 and up

Publisher: Sterling Children's Books

Carton Quantity: 30