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Tesler, Monica

Summary: Twelve-year-old Jasper and his friends are the first group of cadets, called Bounders, to be trained as astronauts who use new spaceships to teleport, but soon are forced to go up against an alien society seeking revenge for stealing this brain-sync technology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TES

Lee, Yoon Ha

Summary: Min, a thirteen-year-old girl with fox-magic, stows away on a battle cruiser and impersonates a cadet in order to solve the mystery of what happened to her older brother in the Thousand World Space Forces.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney-Hyperion 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LEE

Mass, Wendy

Summary: Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save the planet are six essential elements that can fuse into a new source of clean energy. But the elements are scattered throughout the galaxy. And it's up to the Voyagers-, a team of four remarkable kids and an alien, to gather them all and return to Earth. The Voyagers have made it to the last planet. If they complete this mission, they can...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD MAS

Perez, Monica

Summary: "Come along as George blasts off into space, on a mission to learn all about space travel and the solar system. This adventure is packed to the brim with additional science facts, real photos, experiments, activities, and more!" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Van Eekhout, Greg

Summary: "SOS. Lopside the rescue mutt and his canine crew are working alongside their humans onboard the spaceship Laika. We are the dogs. Then the dogs are abandoned, millions of miles from civilization, and survival seems impossible. We are alone. But these are all good dogs--and good dogs always complete their mission." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC VAN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC VAN

Chad, Jon

Summary: Armed with his knowledge of science, Leo Geo becomes an astronaut and heads into space, where he encounters pirates and tries to stop a comet that is headed toward his brother's science laboratory on Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2013

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Cottrell Boyce, Frank.

Summary: 12-year old Liam looks like he's thirty. Sometimes it's not bad; for example on the first day of school the principal mistakes Liam for a teacher or when he convinces a car dealer to let him test drive a Porsche. So feeling like he's stuck between two worlds, Liam cons his way into being the adult chaperone on the first space ship to take civilians into space. But when the ship is stuck 230,000...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Boyce 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BOY

Stilton, Geronimo

Summary: When an evil professor begins threatening New Mouse City with terrible inventions, Geronimo Stilton is enlisted by local authorities to embark on a top-secret mission to outer space to thwart a nefarious plot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2013

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Summary: After losing the war against the Cylon robots, the Battlestar Galactica crew quickly head toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth. Galactica Commander Adama and President Laura Roslin are facing the problems of waning supplies and crushed morale. Along the way they have to deal with the credible threat that Cylons may be aboard the ship.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2005

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Battlestar 2005

Coonts, Stephen

Summary: "Aliens are coming! A year after young engineering student Rip Cantrell discovered the first flying saucer buried deep in the sands of the Sahara, another saucer is brought up from the bottom of the Atlantic. The recovery is funded by a pharmaceutical executive who believes that the saucer holds the key to an anti-aging drug formula that space travelers would need to voyage between galaxies....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COO

Steele, Allen M.

Summary: For the colonists on Coyote, the arrival of additional colonists, along with a repressive government, forces them to flee to new territory, but the harsh regime of the colonial governor threatens to engulf both sides in a full-scale rebellion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Coonts, Stephen

Summary: Rip Cantrell and test pilot Charley Pine discover that someone is using top-secret information about saucer technology and are forced to steal the spacecraft housed in the National Air and Space Museum.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: SF COO

Schroeder, Karl

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCH

England, M. K.

Summary: Nax and a handful of other space Academy washouts are the only surviving pilots after the school is hijacked by terrorists, but in order to spread the truth about the attack, Nax and his fellow failures must execute a dangerous heist.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)

Summary: Ziggy and the other members of the Black Dinosaurs go to space camp where they learn about the space program and speculate about the existence of extraterrestrial beings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DRA

Hamilton, Peter F.

Summary: "Humanity's complex relationship with technology spirals out of control in this first book of an all-new trilogy from "the owner of the most powerful imagination in science fiction" (Ken Follett). In 2204, humanity is expanding into the wider galaxy in leaps and bounds. Cutting-edge technology of linked jump gates has rendered most forms of transportation--including starships--virtually...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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Leckie, Ann.

Summary: "What if you once had thousands of bodies and near god-like technology at your disposal? And what if all of it were ripped away? The Lord of the Radch has given Breq command of the ship Mercy of Kalr and sent her to the only place she would have agreed to go -- to Athoek Station, where Lieutenant Awn's sister works in Horticulture. Athoek was annexed some six hundred years ago, and by now...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEC

Arnold, Tedd.

Summary: Green Wilma the frog is mistaken for an alien child and taken on a trip through space.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ARN

Hawking, Lucy.

Summary: George is heartbroken when his neighbor Annie and her space-scientist father move to Florida, but when Annie sends him a secret message telling him she has been contacted by aliens with a terrible warning, he joins her in a galaxy-wide search for answers. Includes scientific essays on space travel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HAW

Ganz-Schmitt, Sue.

Summary: A young child imagines kindergarten as a mission in space, with his fellow kindernauts, and this is their one hundredth day.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE PLA

Ganz-Schmitt, Sue

Summary: A young child imagines kindergarten as a mission in space, with his fellow kindernauts, and this is their one hundredth day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books LLC 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GAN

Coonts, Stephen

Summary: When Rip Cantrell, a seismic survey worker in the Sahara, spots a glint of reflected light in the distance, he investigates-and finds a piece of metal apparently entombed in the sandstone. Before long, Rip and his colleagues uncover a flying saucer that has been resting there for 140,000 years.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COO

Kaufman, Amie

Summary: "Trapped aboard the Undying's ancient spaceship and reeling from what they've learned there, scavenger Mia and academic Jules are plunged into a desperate race to warn their home planet of the danger humanity's greed has unleashed"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2019

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Brotherton, Mike.

Summary: The discovery by an interstellar probe of a mysterious alien dragon made of the very essence of stars sends Captain Lena Fang, exobiologist Samuel Fisher, and the rest of the crew of the Karamojo on a difficult journey to SS Cygni to uncover the truth about the star dragon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO