Our Favorite Children’s Books of 2012
The year's best aviation- and space-themed books for young readers.
- By Rebecca Maksel
- Air & Space magazine, November 2012
Out of This World: Poems and Facts About Space
by Amy E. Sklansky, illustrated by Stacey Schuett.
Knopf, 40 pp., $17.99.
Simple rhymes for young readers are combined with factual sidebars aimed at older children. Engaging questions ("What would you pack for the moon?") encourage further discussion between child and parent. Ages 5-9.