Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream

Book review by Stephanie Dunnewind, Common Sense Media
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Women pilots fight for a chance to go to the moon.

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Book Details

  • Author: Tanya Lee Stone
  • Genre: Biography
  • Book type: Non-Fiction
  • Publisher: Candlewick Press
  • Publication date: February 24, 2009
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 10 - 17
  • Number of pages: 134
  • Available on: Paperback, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback
  • Last updated: March 4, 2020

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