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Powers, Zach

Summary: "A stunningly imaginative novel about the Cold War, the Russian space program, and the amazing fraud that pulled the wool over the eyes of the world. It's 1964 in the USSR, and unbeknownst even to Premier Khrushchev himself, the Soviet space program is a sham. Well, half a sham. While the program has successfully launched five capsules into space, the Chief Designer and his team have never...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Powers 2019

Kowal, Mary Robinette

Summary: "On a cold spring night in 1952, a huge meteorite fell to earth and obliterated much of the east coast of the United States, including Washington D.C. The ensuing climate cataclysm will soon render the earth inhospitable for humanity, as the last such meteorite did for the dinosaurs. This looming threat calls for a radically accelerated effort to colonize space, and requires a much larger share...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOW

Biggs, Brian

Summary: "When Astronaut Randolph Witherspoon takes a walk--a space walk, that is!--he doesn't hear Ground Control's order to not talk to strangers and winds up making a new friend"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BIG

Nichols, Lisa A.

Summary: After astronaut Catherine Wells's ship undergoes a catastrophic event and loses contact with NASA, the entire world believes her to be dead. Miraculously - and mysteriously - she survives, though everyone else on the mission is lost, as are most of Catherine's memories of her time in space. Her reentry after a decade away is a turbulent one: her husband has moved on with another woman, and the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Emily Bestler Books/Atria Paperback 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NIC

Calkhoven, Laurie

Summary: "Discover the thrilling side of the history of the space race in this fact-tastic, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series about the secrets of American History! Did you know that you can't bring a sandwich on a spaceship? Or that a group of people who had lost their hearing played an important role in the race to send astronauts to the moon? Find out about those true stories and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629 CAL

Lawrence, Ellen

Summary: "Young readers will learn all about space."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.45 LAW

Lawrence, Ellen

Summary: How does it feel to work in zero gravity in a laboratory more than 200 miles above Earth? What kinds of experiments do astronauts carry out? Learn the answers to these questions and more as you get ready to blast off into space!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.45 LAW

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