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Spectacular Women In Space

by (author) Sonia Gueldenpfennig

Second Story Press
Initial publish date
Jan 2004
General, Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science, Girls & Women
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2004
    List Price
  • eBook

    Publish Date
    Jan 2004
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 9 to 13
  • Grade: 4 to 8
  • Reading age: 9 to 13


Space is the final frontier and these ten women have established their place on it. This collection of ten biographies features women who have made an important contribution to the exploration of space. Included are Jerrie Cobb, who could only dream of fl

About the author

Sonia Gueldenpfennig holds a degree in comparative literature. She currently lives in Burlington. This is her first book.

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Librarian Reviews

Spectacular Women in Space (Women’s Hall of Fame)

Roberta Bondar, Sally Ride, Julie Payette… These 10 women have fought to be part of space exploration. Read about their missions and challenges as they dream of reaching the stars.

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Canadian Children’s Book News. 2006.

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