The Little Spacecraft That Could (Hardcover)

The Little Spacecraft That Could By Joyce Lapin, Simona Ceccarelli (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Joyce Lapin, Simona Ceccarelli (Illustrator)


Ride along with the New Horizons spacecraft as she rockets three billion miles to Pluto Watch her take the first close-up photos of Pluto, and then journey another billion miles to mini-world Arrokoth. You'll whiz through space at more than 10 miles per second; learn how giant planet Jupiter helped the little spacecraft reach Pluto; and discover the astonishing surface feature that made the world fall in love with Pluto.

About the Author

Joyce Lapin has enjoyed reading and learning about astronomy since childhood. A former advertising copywriter, she's happy to have found a kinder, gentler life writing books. She is the author of Sterling's If You Had Your Birthday Party on the Moon. She lives in Simsbury, CT.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781454937555
ISBN-10: 1454937556
Publisher: Union Square Kids
Publication Date: May 18th, 2021
Pages: 40
Language: English