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Over 50 Space Books for Future Astronauts

Did you know that today is National Astronaut Day? One thing that my future astronaut wanted to learn all about this school year was space. As a part of our space unit, we read a lot of fiction and non-fiction books about everything from constellations to famous astronauts. Here are over 50 Space Books for kids to read when learning about space! 


Space Books List


Best Space Books for Future Astronauts:

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Space: A Visual EncyclopediaSuper Cool Space Facts: A Fun, Fact-filled Space Book for KidsNational Geographic Kids Everything Space: Blast Off for a Universe of Photos, Facts, and Fun!Smart Kids: Space: For Kids Who Really Love Space!There's No Place Like Space: All About Our Solar System (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library)Space!: The Universe as You've Never Seen It Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)Where Is Our Solar System?A Child's Introduction to the Night Sky (Revised and Updated): The Story of the Stars, Planets, and Constellations--and How You Can Find Them in the SkyI am Neil Armstrong (Ordinary People Change the World)Space Dictionary for Kids: The Everything Guide for Kids Who Love SpaceAstronomy for Kids: How to Explore Outer Space with Binoculars, a Telescope, or Just Your Eyes!National Geographic Kids Super Space Sticker Activity Book: Over 1,000 Stickers!My Best Pop-up Space Book (Noisy Pop-Up Books)The Magic School Bus Lost In The Solar SystemA Hundred Billion Trillion StarsMoon! Earth's Best Friend (Our Universe)National Geographic Readers: Planets50 Things To See With A Telescope - Kids: A Constellation Focused ApproachNational Geographic Readers: Night SkyPlanets and the Solar System (Smithsonian Kids First Discovery Books)The Ultimate Book of SpaceHello, World! Solar SystemMoon: A Peek-Through Picture Book13 Planets: The Latest View of the Solar System (National Geographic Kids)First Space Encyclopedia: A Reference Guide to Our Galaxy and Beyond (DK First Reference)The Planets: The Definitive Visual Guide to Our Solar SystemSpace Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond (National Geographic Kids)Awesome Space Tech: 40 Amazing Infographics for KidsSuper Space Encyclopedia100 Questions About Outer SpaceTeacher Created Materials - TIME For Kids Informational Text: The Solar System - Grade 2 - Guided Reading Level LNational Geographic Readers: MeteorsThe Apollo Missions for Kids: The People and Engineering Behind the Race to the Moon, with 21 Activities (For Kids series)Astronaut HandbookConstellations: The Story of Space Told Through the 88 Known Star Patterns in the Night SkyExplore My World PlanetsDK Readers L2: Spaceships and Rockets: Relive Missions to Space (DK Readers Level 2)The Moon Book (New & Updated Edition)Ultimate Explorer Field Guide: Night Sky: Find Adventure! Go Outside! Have Fun! Be a Backyard Stargazer! (National Geographic Kids Ultimate Explorer Field Guide)Our Solar System (Science for Toddlers)Science And Space Activity Book For Kids Ages 4-8: Learn About Atoms, Magnets, Planets, Organisms, Insects, Dinosaurs, Satellites, Molecules, Photosynthesis, DNA, Amoebas, And More!How to be a Space Explorer: Your Out-of-this-World Adventure (Lonely Planet Kids)Planets: PlanetsMoonwalk: The First Trip to the Moon (Step-Into-Reading, Step 5)Mousetronaut: Based on a (Partially) True Story (Paula Wiseman Books)What Is NASA? (What Was?)The Everything Kids' Astronomy Book: Blast into outer space with stellar facts, intergalactic trivia, and out-of-this-world puzzlesMy Journey to the StarsSpace Facts For Kids: Planets And Solar System: With Illustrations And Quiz For Fun Learning (Science Adventure, Astrology)Hello, World! Moon LandingBizarre Space: A Kid's Guide to Our Strange, Unusual Universe



From the outer planets to black holes, there are so many things that your future astronauts can learn about space by reading these Space Books for kids! 


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