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While watching Star Trek on television as a child, Mae Jemison was certain she would one day visit space. Then she became the first black female NASA astronaut. Find out how Jemison's passion for science led to her achievements.

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9781512413113 | Reprint edition (Lernerclassroom, August 1, 2016), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: While watching Star Trek on television as a child, Mae Jemison was certain she would one day visit space.

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9781512407914 | Lerner Pub Group, August 1, 2016, cover price $26.65

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Product Description: Engaging text, authentic photographs, and a timeline illustrate the life of astronaut Ellen Ochoa.

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9781515718994 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Engaging text, authentic photographs, and a timeline illustrate the life of astronaut Ellen Ochoa.

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9781515718888 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Engaging text, authentic photographs, and a timeline illustrate the life of astronaut Ellen Ochoa.

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Product Description: Sally Ride was more than the first woman in space—she was a real-life explorer and adventurer whose life story is a true inspiration for all those who dream big.Most people know Sally Ride as the first American female astronaut to travel in space...read more

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9781442488540 | Aladdin Paperbacks, September 9, 2014, cover price $17.99

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9781442488557 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, March 15, 2016), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Sally Ride was more than the first woman in space—she was a real-life explorer and adventurer whose life story is a true inspiration for all those who dream big.

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School and Library:

9781580896443 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, January 12, 2016, cover price $16.95

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9781596439948 | Roaring Brook, October 6, 2015, cover price $19.99

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9780393956191, titled "Norton Anthology of Contemporary Fiction" | W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 1987, cover price $34.10 | also contains Norton Anthology of Contemporary Fiction

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Join Sally Ride on her journey aboard the Space Shuttle! This book examines the extraordinary life of the first female US astronaut in space, from her early life to using a robotic arm in space. Find out about other female astronauts and their achievements. Understand the rigorous training that astronauts undergo and how they prepare for a journey into the unknown.

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9781406297409 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $23.05 | About this edition: Join Sally Ride on her journey aboard the Space Shuttle!

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9781484625217 | Heinemann Infosearch, August 1, 2015, cover price $8.99

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9781484625163 | Heinemann Infosearch, August 1, 2015, cover price $32.65 | About this edition: Join Sally Ride on her journey aboard the Space Shuttle!

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Product Description: Meet the first American woman to travel to space!Sally Ride was the first American female astronaut to go to space. She worked on a space shuttle for two different missions. But Sally Ride did more than just travel to space. She also was a teacher, an author, and a professor...read more

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9780545609838 | Scholastic, February 24, 2015, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Meet the first American woman to travel to space!

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9781476551630 | Pebble Books, January 1, 2014, cover price $6.29

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9781476542157 | Capstone Pr Inc, January 1, 2014, cover price $21.32

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Product Description: Readers will delight in the high-interest educational topics addressed in this book, which is aligned to the 2nd grade Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts. Age-appropriate language, vivid imagery, and a relatable narrative will grab students' attention, keeping them engaged while also equipping them with the skills they need to become thoughtful readers...read more

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9781477724514 | Rosen Classroom, August 1, 2013, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Readers will delight in the high-interest educational topics addressed in this book, which is aligned to the 2nd grade Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts.

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In 1978, Sally Ride, a PhD candidate at Standford University, responded to a newspaper ad to join the US astronaut program. She was accepted and became the first American woman astronaut to fly in space! Among her other accomplishments, she played tennis like a professional, was an astrophysicist who helped develop a robotic arm for space shuttles, and later, through Sally Ride Science, worked to make science cool and accessible for girls. Sally Ride, who died on July 23, 2012, will continue to inspire young children.
By Ted Hammond (illustrator) and Megan Stine

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9780448466880 | Grosset & Dunlap, May 16, 2013, cover price $14.99

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9780448466873 | Grosset & Dunlap, May 16, 2013, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: In 1978, Sally Ride, a PhD candidate at Standford University, responded to a newspaper ad to join the US astronaut program.

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9780606316835 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, May 16, 2013), cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Have you ever heard of the “Mercury 13” women? Did you know that nearly twenty years before the first women were let into NASA’s astronaut program, there were others who tried?What are the requirements for being shot into space, piloting a hunk of metal while carrying the hopes and fears of your nation? Mastery of flying, as well as courage, intelligence, resistance to stress, and fitness—any checklist would certainly include these...read more
By Margaret A. Weitekamp (foreword by)

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9780763645021 | Candlewick Pr, February 24, 2009, cover price $17.99

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9781441890559 | Mp3 una edition (Candlewick Pr, August 24, 2010), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Have you ever heard of the “Mercury 13” women?
9781441890542 | Unabridged edition (Candlewick Pr, August 24, 2010), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Have you ever heard of the “Mercury 13” women?
9781441825001 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, November 20, 2009), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Have you ever heard of the “Mercury 13” women?

Highlights the life and career of astronaut Ellen Ochoa, the first Hispanic woman in space.

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9780736869782 | Fact Finders, January 1, 2006, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to the life and biography of Ellen Ochoa, the first female Hispanic astronaut.

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9780736854382 | Fact Finders, January 1, 2006, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Highlights the life and career of astronaut Ellen Ochoa, the first Hispanic woman in space.

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9789990060768, titled "The Norton Anthology Of Contemporary Fiction" | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 1997), cover price $0.02 | also contains The Norton Anthology of Contemporary Fiction
9780393956214 | Tch edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1988), cover price $3.55
9780393956191 | W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 1987, cover price $34.10 | also contains Sally Ride: A Photobiography of America's Pioneering Woman in Space

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