Astronaut Handbook (Hardcover)

By Meghan McCarthy

Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9780375844591, 40pp.

Publication Date: June 10, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (1/3/2017)
Library Binding (6/10/2008)

List Price: 17.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


DO YOU HAVE what it takes to be an astronaut? Meghan McCarthy blasts readers off to astronaut school in her new, young, nonfiction picture book. Take a ride on the “Vomit Comet” and learn how it feels to be weightless. Have your measurements taken—100 to be exact—for your very own space suit. Meghan McCarthy has created the perfect book to share with children who want to be astronauts when they grow up.

About the Author

Meghan McCarthy is the author-illustrator of The Adventures of Patty and the Big Red Bus, Aliens Are Coming!, and Strong Man. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.