Books Approved for Launch

There is nothing like a book! We recommend purchasing the book(s) and following along with the read aloud. This provides your child the opportunity to develop numerous literacy skills when following along with the videos and reading along with the book. Happy Reading!

Ada Twist, Scientist

Written by: Andrea Beaty, Illustrated by  David Roberts




Ada Lace Take Me to Your Leader

Book by Emily Calandrelli with Tamson Weston






 A Moon of My Own

Written by: Jennifer Rustgi

Illustrated by: Ashley White


Astronaut Annie

Written by: Suzanne Slade, Illustrated by  Nicole Tadgell


Astronaut Zoom

Written by: Deborah Lee Rose


Curiosity The Story of A Mars Rover

Written and Illustrated by: Markus Motum



300_EndeavourEndeavour’s Long Journey

Written by: Former Astronaut John “Danny” Olivas




Give Me Some Space

Written by: Philip Blunting


Hey-Ho to Mars We’ll Go

Book by Susan Lendroth



If I Were an Astronaut

Book by Eric Braun




I, Humanity300_I-Humanity

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett




I Wonder Why Starts Twinkle

(Coming Soon)

Written by Carole Stott 

Illustrated by Marie-Ève Tremblay







Khalifa And Amal Go To Space

Book by Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre



Luciana, Braving the Deep

Written by: Erin Teagan



ISS_ThumbMax Goes to the International Space Station

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett



Jupiter_ThumbMax Goes to Jupiter

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett


Moon_ThumbMax Goes to the Moon

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett


Mars_ThumbMax Goes to Mars

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett




Max viaja a Marte

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett



300_MousetronautBuy: Mousetronaut

Written by: Former Astronaut Mark Kelly



300_Mousetronaut-MarsBuy: Mousetronaut Goes to Mars

Written by: Former Astronaut Mark Kelly



Next Time You See a Sunset

Written by: Emily Morgan


Notable Notebooks

Scientists and their Writings

Written by: Jessica Fries-Gaither



300_RosieRosie Revere, Engineer

Written by:  Andrea Beaty




Shoot for the Moon Snoopy!

by Charles Schulz


Snoopy, First Beagle on the Moon!

by Charles Schulz






journeyhomeThe Incredible Intergalactic Journey Home

Written by: David Cadji-Newby & Pedro Serapicos



The Mission to Cataria

Written by: Travis Bossard & Mick Szydlowski



The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm

Written by: LeVar Burton and Susan Schaefer Bernardo






The Wizard Who Saved the World

Written by: Jeffrey Bennett

Watch the Reading in Space!




Ticket to Space book cover

Ticket to Space

Written by: Adrienne Romberger






Totality!: An Eclipse Guide in Rhyme and Science

Written by: Jeffery Bennett



Willow the Water Bear

Willow the Water Bear

Written by: Houston T. Kidd




You Are the First Kid on Mars (Coming Soon)

Written by Patrick O’Brien