Skip to content

To the Stars! The First American Woman to Walk in Space

Best in textbook rentals since 2012!

ISBN-10: 1580896448

ISBN-13: 9781580896443

Edition: 2016

Authors: Carmella Van Vleet, Kathy Sullivan, Nicole Wong

List price: $18.95
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


Kathy Sullivan wanted to go everywhere. She loved blueprints and maps. She loved languages and the ocean. She didn't like the question, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" She wanted to explore and do exciting things that girls weren't supposed to be able to do. Only men had the exciting jobs. Kathy liked fishing and swimming; flying planes and studying science. That's what she liked and that's what she decided to do with her life. She followed her heart and eventually became a NASA astronaut and the first woman to walk in space. Kathy wanted to see the whole world and so she did: from space! Backmatter includes further information about Dr. Sullivan and her career, as well as other…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/12/2016
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 40
Size: 10.16" wide x 8.23" long x 0.39" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Jim Langford is a publisher, professor, and author of many books. He resides in Lakeville, Indiana.Carmella Van Vleet is a former teacher and the author of "Amazing Ben Franklin Inventions You Can Build Yourself," "Great Ancient Egypt Projects You Can Build Yourself,"" How to Avoid School Snafus," "Writing Club," and "Writing Club II," She lives in Lewis Center, Ohio.