You Are the First Kid on Mars

You Are the First Kid on Mars

Book - 2009
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Can you imagine being the first kid to go to MARS?

HOW WOULD YOU like to ride a rocket all the way to the mysterious red planet?

Humans have never visited Mars, but in this close encounter you will get to experience firsthand what it would be like. What kind of rocket ship would take you there? How would you survive on the surface? Open the book and take your first step toward exploring a world that no kid has ever been to before. You will be the first.

Patrick O'Brien's detailed account of a trip to Mars, complete with beautiful extraterrestrial landscapes and detailed diagrams, will transport you straight into the future and all the way through outer space. Strap on your helmet and prepare to blast off!

Published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2009.
ISBN: 9780399246340
Branch Call Number: E919.923 OBR
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.


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Mar 04, 2015

A few drawings of "Martians" may be too much for sensitive children, but an otherwise good book.

Apr 24, 2014

Really good story and pictures for a small boy who's interested in space travel!


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