Goodnight, Astronaut

by Scott Kelly (Author) Izzy Burton (Illustrator)

Goodnight, Astronaut
Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade

The second picture book from astronaut Scott Kelly follows his adventure-seeking travels through some of the wild places he's slept! Young readers will be delighted by the playful text and encouraging message to dream of the stars.

Scott Kelly was born for adventure. But exploring takes a lot of enery--and sleep is the super fuel to turbocharge dreams. Luckily, sleeping can be exciting if you're drifting off in the right place.

Scott has fallen asleep at the bottom of the ocean, in the cockpit of an F-14 fighter jet, in a yurt on Mount Everest, and of course in space! Join Scott on his many adventures, and maybe they'll inspire dreams of your own!

This sweet and adventurous story is the perfect bedtime tale for future astronauts and adventurers!


Kirkus Reviews

A captivating tale guaranteed to keep youngsters wide awake in wonder. 

Scott Kelly
Scott Kelly is a NASA astronaut best known for spending a record-breaking year in space. He is a former U.S. Navy fighter pilot, test pilot, and veteran of four spaceflights. Kelly commanded the space shuttle Endeavour in 2007 and twice commanded the International Space Station. He resides in Houston, Texas. You can follow him on Facebook at NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly, and on Instagram and Twitter at @StationCDRKelly.

André Ceolin is a self-taught illustrator based in Brazil. He has illustrated more than twenty books for children. My Journey to the Stars is his third children's book in the United States. For more information on André and his work, visit him at andreceolin.com.
Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9781524764289
Lexile Measure
890L
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Crown Books for Young Readers
Publication date
February 20, 2021
Series
-
BISAC categories
JNF007090 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Science & Technology
JNF002000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Adventure & Adventurers
JNF067000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Bedtime & Dreams
Library of Congress categories
Bedtime
Astronauts

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