Blast Off Into Space Like Mae Jemison by Caroline Moss, Illustrated by Sinem Erkas
* 2021 NSTA-CBC Best STEM Books Award
In this imaginatively illustrated book from the Work It, Girl series, discover how Mae Jemison became the first African American woman in space in this true story of her life. Then, learn 10 key lessons from her work you can apply to your own life.
When Mae Jemison was a little girl, she loved science, dancing, and dinosaurs. She watched the Apollo moon landings and wondered why none of the astronauts were women—and she didn't buy the answers she was given.
Brightly colored photo illustrations3-D cut-paper artwork, inspiring quotes from these amazing women bring their stories to vivid life. Learn how to work it as you lay the foundations for your own successful career.
Blast Off Into Space Like Mae Jemison recommended for ages 8+.
Hardback, 64 pages