Astronaut Academy Are You Ready for the Challenge by Steve Martin, Jennifer Farley
  

Astronaut Academy Are You Ready for the Challenge

Written by Steve Martin, Jennifer Farley
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Astronaut Academy Are You Ready for the Challenge by Steve Martin, Jennifer Farley

What's it really like to be an astronaut on a mission to Mars? Well, kids will not only find out but can also train for their own missions in this exciting activity book. Once enrolled at the academy, they face a variety of challenges and missions that mimic the real-life tasks astronauts may have to perform in space. Specific activities include hand-eye coordination exercises, obstacle courses, building a balloon rocket, basic first-aid skills, how to deal with weightlessness, and doing fiddly things while wearing big gloves! A jam-packed Space Goodies section includes stickers, a poster, board game, press-outs, and a model space shuttle. Informative, interactive, and fun, this book will appeal to all aspiring astronauts!

About the Author

Steve Martin (Wales, UK) is a writer, former English teacher, and author of numerous children's books on a wide range of subjects, including The Boys' Book of Adventure, Astronaut Academy, and Numberland. Jennifer Farley (Ireland, UK) is an artist and illustrator based in Ireland. Her designs are bright, colourful, and filled with texture. Jennifer has illustrated picture books, apps, and promotional material for UK and Irish publishers.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Steve Martin, Jennifer Farley
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Publisher

The Ivy Press

Publication date

27th July 2016

ISBN

9781782403937


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