Eight Days Gone (Hardcover)

By Linda McReynolds, Ryan O'Rourke (Illustrator)

Charlesbridge Publishing, 9781580893640, 38pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2012



Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission.

About the Author

Linda McReynolds has published many poems in children's magazines. EIGHT DAYS GONE is her first children's book. She lives in Montgomery, Illinois.