Space is the final frontier and this collection features ten women who have made an important contribution to the exploration of space. This book shows the particular challenges faced by women in their quest to discover more about our universe.
For the girl with stars in her eyes, and not the Hollywood kind.
These women are inspirations to any girl or woman interested in a traditionally male-dominated career.
Proof that you don't need a Y-chromosome to make significant advances in space travel.
The chapters work together to give us an engaging portrait of the role women have played in space history.
A challenging novel for those children who appreciate different forms of literature and the interplay of symbols and imagery.
The author brings to life these women's dreams, struggles and achievements. Highly recommended for ages 9 and up.
I recommend this book to libraries that want to increase their biography and research collection.