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Mae among the stars / written by Roda Ahmed ; illustrations by Stasia Burrington.

Ahmed, Roda, 1981- (author.). Burrington, Stasia, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

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.--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Athena Public Library X AHM (Text) 37813000171218 Juvenile Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 04/18/2019 Available -
Baker County Library AHMED (Roda) (Text) 37814003464022 JUV EASY Book System_Only_3months 07/11/2019 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande JE Ahmed, R (Text) 35178001840894 Juvenile Easy Book Branch_Only_3months 03/05/2021 Available -
Hood River County Library J EARLY 921 JEMISON (Text) 33892100587899 Children's Early Non-Fiction Book None 02/19/2019 Checked out 06/30/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062651730
  • ISBN: 0062651730
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
4-8.
Subject: Jemison, Mae, 1956- > Juvenile fiction.
Jemison, Mae, 1956- > Fiction.
Jemison, Mae, 1956-
African American girls > Juvenile fiction.
Astronauts > Juvenile fiction.
Parent and child > Juvenile fiction.
Picture books for children.
African Americans > Fiction.
Astronauts > Fiction.
Parent and child > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION > People & Places > United States > African American.
JUVENILE FICTION > Biographical > United States.
JUVENILE FICTION > Science & Technology.
Picture books for children.
African American girls.
Astronauts.
Parent and child.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Fiction.

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