Space Facts & Jokes (Totally Gross & Awesome) (Paperback)

By John Townsend, David Antram (Illustrator)

Scribo, 9781912904594, 128pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2019

List Price: 6.95*
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Description

Blast off and belly laugh your way into outer space, with this cool collection of gut-busting gags and amazing facts

How long did it take for the first satellite to orbit Earth? What animal stars were sent in a rocket out to the stars? And . . . how do you sneeze in a spacesuit without getting germs everywhere? From the horrible food astronauts eat to the effects of low gravity on our body fluids, this engaging, sometimes delightfully gross little book tells kids all about traveling to space.


About the Author

John Townsend worked as a teacher before becoming a full-time writer of children's books. He specializes in fun, exciting information books for reluctant readers, as well as fast-paced fiction and "fiction with facts" books. David Antram studied at Eastbourne College of Art in the UK and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has since illustrated well over 100 titles, mainly for children and young adults.