Spectacular Women In Space

  • Pages:100
  • Publisher:Second Story Press
  • Series: Women's Hall Of Fame Series
  • Themes:women in space, female astronauts, female scientists
  • Available:11/15/2004
  • Age Groups:Nonfiction Ages 9-12
Space is the final frontier and this collection features ten women who have made an important contribution to the exploration of space. This book shows the particular challenges faced by women in their quest to discover more about our universe.
A challenging novel for those children who appreciate different forms of literature and the interplay of symbols and imagery.
– CM Magazine
The chapters work together to give us an engaging portrait of the role women have played in space history.
– CM Magazine
For the girl with stars in her eyes, and not the Hollywood kind.
– Globe and Mail
The author brings to life these women's dreams, struggles and achievements. Highly recommended for ages 9 and up.
– Hi-Rise
Proof that you don't need a Y-chromosome to make significant advances in space travel.
– Monday Magazine
I recommend this book to libraries that want to increase their biography and research collection.
– Lane Education Service District
These women are inspirations to any girl or woman interested in a traditionally male-dominated career.
– Resource Links