Blast off to the Moon!

We’re excited to announce the release of Blast off to the Moon!, due to land on bookshelves this June 2019 and available for pre-order on Amazon.

Based on the original NASA Press Kit (Apollo 11 Lunar Landing Mission), Blast off to the Moon! is jam-packed full of exclusive never before seen content, right here from our very own archives!

Capturing the excitement of the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing, we explore how it happened, what the team discovered and what then followed on Earth. 

Blast off to the Moon! is an accessible book for children to be inspired by, and for love of learning all things science and space to be encouraged. 

  • An introduction was written by the first British astronaut and woman to visit the Mir Space Station, Helen Sharman
  • Astronaut profiles and fact files,
  • What life was like onboard, including what the astronauts ate; how they slept; how they went to the toilet; what work they had to do, and much more!
  • Contains photos, information and diagrams from NASA archive,
  • Fact-checked by experts from the BIS,
  • Amazing facts about the mission and moon landing, and the people behind it all,
  • Exclusive activity packs and display materials prior to publication.

From Imagination to Reality

Produced in association with the BIS (British Interplanetary Society) and NASA. 

To preorder your copy of Blast off to the Moon! click here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Blast-off-Moon-Helen-Sharman/dp/1912979012

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