Packing for Mars for Kids

Packing for Mars for Kids

Regular price
Sale price
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price
Shipping calculated at checkout.

What is it like to float weightlessly in the air? What happens if you vomit in your helmet during a spacewalk? How do astronauts go to the bathroom? Is it true that they don't shower? Can farts really be deadly in space?

Best-selling Mary Roach has the answers. In this whip-smart, funny, and informative young readers adaptation of her best-selling Packing for Mars, Roach guides us through the irresistibly strange, frequently gross, and awe-inspiring realm of space travel and life without gravity. From flying on NASA's Weightless Wonder to eating space food, Packing for Mars for Kids is chock-full of firs-hand experiences and thorough research. Roach has crafted an authoritative and accessible book that is perfectly pitched to inquiring middle grade readers.

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: Norton Young Readers
Published: 04/05/2022
Pages: 144
Binding Type: Hardcover
Weight: 0.82lbs
Size: 8.60h x 5.95w x 0.58d
ISBN: 9781324019374
Audience: Ages 9-12

Review Citation(s):
Booklist 12/01/2021 pg. 44
School Library Journal 03/25/2022 pg. 1