Spaceman : the true story of a young boy's journey to becoming an astronaut / Mike Massimino.
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Summary:"The story of Mike Massimino's life growing up in a working-class family and his determination to get the education and experience that would lead to his challenging but successful rise to become a NASA astronaut."
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hood River County Library||J 921 MASSIMINO (Text)||33892100694547||Children's New Books||Book||None||07/21/2020||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780593120866
- ISBN: 0593120868
- ISBN: 9780593120873
- ISBN: 0593120876
- Physical Description: xviii, 266 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 
"Adapted for young readers" -- Title page.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Prologue: A science fiction monster -- A perfect good -- Most all-around -- Who you gonna get? -- The smart-kid Olympics -- Force feedback -- Human factors -- Disqualified -- Yes or no -- There's Mach I -- Spacewalker -- Shackleton mode -- Seeing beyond the stars -- Ready to go -- Weightless -- Earth is a planet -- Maybe this is heaven -- February 1, 2003 -- Why we go -- From the ashes -- One last job -- Line 28 -- Grounded -- Epilogue: Around the next corner.
"The story of Mike Massimino's life growing up in a working-class family and his determination to get the education and experience that would lead to his challenging but successful rise to become a NASA astronaut." -- Provided by publisher.
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages: 9 to 12.
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