If you decide to go to the moon

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Scholastic, 2007 - Moon
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"If you decide to go to the moon," writes Faith McNulty, "read this book first. It will tell you how to get there and what to do after you land. The most important part tells you how to get home." Written in the second person, the text allows the reader to participate in every aspect of the journey, from packing ("don't forget your diary and plenty of food") to liftoff (at first you'll feel heavy; don't worry") to traveling through space (where "the moon glows like a pearl in the black, black sky"). The reader lands at the Sea of Tranquility, the site of the first lunar landing.

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The illustrations are amazing and inviting to look at. - Goodreads
The art work in the book is attractive. - Walmart
The ending does seem a bit "attached." - Goodreads
The illustrations in this book actually look real. - Goodreads
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If you Decide to go to the Moon is a fantastically illustrated book that makes space exploration understandable to younger readers. It could really aid a unit on outer space and the planets by giving the concepts a sense of adventure and human element which makes the topic more relatable for students.  

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Imagine traveling in a rocket ship through space as a child and you have an opportunity to go all by yourself. This story gives a step by step explanation on a trip to the moon. It begins by ... Read full review


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