Mae among the stars

Mae wanted to be an astronaut. She dreamed of dancing in space. She imagined herself surrounded by billions of stars, floating, gliding, and discovering. Her parents encouraged her, saying, "If you believe it, and work hard for it, anything is possible." This encouragement, along with Mae&...

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Main Author: Ahmed, Roda, 1981-
Other Authors: Burrington, Stasia,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]
Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Edition: First edition.
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Online Access: Lexile website
Summary: Mae wanted to be an astronaut. She dreamed of dancing in space. She imagined herself surrounded by billions of stars, floating, gliding, and discovering. Her parents encouraged her, saying, "If you believe it, and work hard for it, anything is possible." This encouragement, along with Mae's own curiosity, intelligence, and determination, paved the way for her to become the first African American woman to travel in space.--
Item Description: Mae wanted to be an astronaut. She dreamed of dancing in space. She imagined herself surrounded by billions of stars, floating, gliding, and discovering. Her parents encouraged her, saying, "If you believe it, and work hard for it, anything is possible." This encouragement, along with Mae's own curiosity, intelligence, and determination, paved the way for her to become the first African American woman to travel in space.-- Adapted from publisher's description.
4-8.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3 0.5 193638.
Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Audience: 4-8.
ISBN: 9780062651730
0062651730