Grandpa takes me to the moon

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Tambourine Books, Aug 1, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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It's been many years since Grandpa rocketed to the moon on an Apollo spacecraft, but his grandchild still loves to hear about it. Whenever Grandpa visits, they share a bedtime story in which the two of them blast off together. Fire up the engines of your imagination, and join them in recreating one of the greatest adventures in human history.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The narrator, a boy (or a short-haired girl), listens to his astronaut-grandfather's bedtime story about his trip to the moon and imagines himself along for the ride. After flying for days, they land ... Read full review


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Timothy R. Gaffney is the author of "Grandpa Take Me to the Moon" and other books. He is also the aviation journalist for the "Dayton Daily News" in Ohio and a private pilot. He lives in Miamisburg, Ohio.
Bernadette Pons is the illustrator of numerous books for children, including "Mouse Cleaning" and "The Feathered Crown," She lives with her family in Paris, France.

Barry Root is the illustrator of many books for children, including "Gumbrella, " which he also wrote; "By My Brother's Side"; and "Game Day", which received a Christopher Award in the category of books for young people. He lives with his family in Quarryville, Pennsylvania.