A Summer in Space

Summer isn't over yet! Celebrate the Alachua County Library District's "Summer with the Library" space theme with these great titles. Our catalog as tons of titles about space including non-fiction AND fiction titles. Check out these titles appropriate for children or browse our catalog for more. 

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Non-Fiction Titles

the sun is kind of a big dealwhen sparks fly counting on katherine caroline's comits mission to plutothe girl who named pluto sally ride

The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal - Nick Seluk

When sparks fly : the true story of Robert Goddard, father of US rocketry - Kristen Fulton

Counting on Katherine - Helaine Becker

Caroline's Comet: a true story - Emily Arnold Mccully

Mission to Pluto : the first visit to an ice dwarf and the Kuiper belt - Mary Kay Carson

The girl who named Pluto : the story of Venetia Burney - Alice B. McGinty

Sally Ride: A Photobiography of America's Pioneering Woman in Space - Tam O'Shaughnessy

a hundred billion trillion stars i am neil armstrong Margaret and the moon the science of stargazing neil degrassie tyson  pluto's secret space case

A hundred billion trillion stars - Seth Fishman

I am Neil Armstrong - Brad Meltzer

Margaret and the Moon : how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing - Dean Robbins

Looking up! : the science of stargazing - Joe Rao

Starstruck : the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson - Kathleen Krull 

Pluto's secret : an icy world's tale of discovery - Margaret A. Weitekamp

Chasing Space - Leland Melvin

the moon bookastronaut handbookMae Among the Starsif you decide to go to the moon you are the first kid on marsfinding the speed of light a black hole is not a hole

The Moon Book - Gai Gibbons

Astronaut Handbook - Meghan McCarthy

Mae Among the Stars - Roda Ahmed

If You Decide to Go to the Moon - Faith McNulty

You Are the First Kid on Mars - Patrick O’Brien

Finding the Speed of Light: The 1676 Discovery that Dazzled the World - Mark Weston

A Black Hole Is Not a Hole - Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano


Picture Book Titles

here we are darkest dark life on mars max goes to jupiter mousetranaut birthday on mars papa put a man on the moon

Here we are : notes for living on planet Earth - Oliver Jeffers

The Darkest Dark - Chris Hadfield 

Life on Mars - Jon Agee

Max goes to Jupiter : a science adventure with Max the dog - Jeffrey Bennett

Mousetronaut : based on a (partially) true story - Mark E. Kelly

Birthday on Mars! - Sara Schonfeld

Papa put a man on the moon - Kristy Dempsey

astro girl the space walk if you were the moon toys in spaceBaloney Henry PAliens love underpants interstellar Cinderella
Astro girl - Ken Wilson-Max

The Space Walk- Brian Biggs 

If You Were the Moon - Laura Purdie Salas

Toys in Space - Mini Grey

Baloney (Henry P.) - Jon Scieszka

Aliens Love Underpants - Claire Freedman

Interstellar Cinderella - Deborah Underwood


Chapter Book Titles

see you in the cosmos i love you michael collins space case pi in the sky starbounders cosmic The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole

See you in the cosmos - Jack Cheng

I love you Michael Collins - Lauren Baratz-Logsted 

Space Case - Stuart Gibbs

Pi in the sky - Wendy Mass

Starbounders - Adam Jay Epstein

Cosmic - Frank Cottrell Boyce

The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole - Michelle Cuevas

My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich  hello nebulon catstronauts cakes in space zita the spacegirl Cleopatra in space holly farb

My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich - Ibi Zoboi

Galaxy Zack. Book 1, Hello Nebulon! - Ray O'Ryan

CatStronauts. Book 1, Mission Moon - Drew Brockington

Cakes in Space - Philip Reeve

Zita the Spacegirl. Book 1, Far from Home - Ben Hatke

Cleopatra in space. Volume 1, Target practice - Mike Maihack

Holly Farb and the Princess of the Galaxy - Gareth Wronski


Young Adult Titles 

A Spark of White Fire  The Countdown Conspiracy omega city space boy nyxia mirage honor among thieves

A Spark of White Fire - Sangu Mandanna

The Countdown Conspiracy - Katie Slivensky 

Omega City - Diana Peterfreund

Space Boy. Volume 1 - Stephen McCranie

Nyxia - Scott Reintgen

Mirage - Somaiya Daud

Honor Among Thieves - Rachel Caine

empress of a thousand skies avalon dove arising dare mighty things zeroboxer  defy the stars on the edge of gone

Empress of a Thousand Skies - Rhoda Belleza

Avalon - Mindee Arnett

Dove Arising - Karen Bao

Dare Mighty Things - Heather Kaczynski

Zeroboxer - Fonda Lee

Defy the Stars - Claudia Gray

On the Edge of Gone - Corinne Duyvis


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