Ground Control To Major Tim

£12.99

In 2016, Tim Peake became the first British astronaut to live and work on the International Space Station. During his time on board he carried out experiments, performed a crucial spacewalk and took some amazing photographs. He also found time to run a marathon, present an award to Adele and read a bedtime story to children listening 400km below him on Earth. This book reveals how Major Tim’s fascination with flight and science began and how his career as an astronaut developed, documenting his history-making journey into space.

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Aimed at children inspired by Major Tim Peake’s adventures in space, this 32-page book looks at the history-making career of the man who, in 2016, became the first British astronaut to live and work on the International Space Station. During his time on board the ISS, Tim Peake carried out experiments, performed a crucial spacewalk and took some awesome photographs. He also found time to run a marathon, present an award to Adele and read a bedtime story to children listening 400km below him on Earth. Packed with amazing photographs, this book reveals how Major Tim’s fascination with flight and science began and how his career as an astronaut developed, documenting his inspirational journey into space.

Additional information

Weight 0.346 kg
Dimensions 27.2 × 21.3 × 1 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

32

Language

English

Edition

Illustrated

Dewey

629.450092 (edition:23)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J