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Blast off! : how Mary Sherman Morgan fueled America into space / Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport.

Slade, Suzanne, (author.). Comport, Sally Wern, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 13 of 18 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 18 total copies.

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Macon County Public Library JB MORGAN (Text) 39493109272999 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -
Marianna Black Library JB MORGAN (Text) 39493109030256 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781684372416
  • ISBN: 1684372410
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Astra Books for Young Readers, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Chronicles the life of the first female rocket scientist who, chosen to create the fuel to launch a rocket carrying America's first satellite, broke gender barriers and overcame many challenges to succeed.
Target Audience Note:
690L Lexile
Subject: Morgan, Mary Sherman, 1921-2004 > Juvenile literature.
Rocketry > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women scientists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Rocketry > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.
Picture books.

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