Floating In Space
Floating In Space
- For ages: 6-8
- Format: Paperback | 32 pages
- Dimensions: 255 x 200 x 4mm | 132g
- Publication date: 01 Feb 1998
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- Imprint: HARPERCOLLINS
- Publication City/Country: New York, NY, United States
- Language: English
- ISBN10: 0064451429
- ISBN13: 9780064451420
- Bestsellers rank: 181,397
Read and find out about voyages to space in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book.
Don't jump! If you're on the space shuttle, that is. Astronauts never jump in space. They usually drink out of straws, and they lift tons of equipment as if it were light as air. Find out more in this information-packed voyage into space.
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