This holiday season, a new crop of books about flight and space exploration offers plenty of gift possibilities for young readers from ages 2 to 14.
Oh No, Astro!
by Matt Roeser, illustrated by Brad Woodard. Simon & Schuster, 40 pp., $17.99.
Most asteroids are rambunctious, but not Astro. All he wants is that his personal space be respected. So when a satellite knocks him off course, Astro finds himself in unknown territory. Can Earth girl Nova give him a new perspective? Ages 4-8.