Read a Book, Own the Galaxy

Check out these out of this galaxy must reads! This list is sure to inspire children to explore the wonders of the universe.

Little Kids’ First Big Book of Space By Catherine Hughes and David Aguilar, Age Range: 4-8 

I am Neil Armstrong By Brad Meltzer, Age Range: 5-8 

Here We Are By Oliver Jeffers, Age Range: 3-7 

CatStronauts By Drew Brockington, Age Range: 7-10 

A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars By Seth Fishman, Age Range: 4-8

A Problematic Paradox By Eliot Sappingfield, Age Range: 10 and Up

Pluto’s Secret: An Icy World’s Take of Discovery By Margaret A. Weitekamp, with David DeVorkin, Age Range: 6 and Up 

Max Goes to Jupiter By Jeffrey Bennett, Nick Schneider and Erica Ellingson, Age Range: 7 and Up 

Margaret and the Moon By Dean Robbins, Age Range: 4-8 

Looking Up!: The Science of Stargazing By Rob Lloyd Jones, Age Range: 3 and up 

The Darkest Dark By Chris Hadfield, Age Range: 4-8 

The BookSpring Readathon is underway! We are celebrating 15 years of spreading the love of reading to kids and families throughout Austin and Central Texas. This year we are encouraging kids to reach for the stars with their reading goals. Learn more at 

Read a Book, Own the Galaxy
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