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John Glenn: Young Astronaut (Childhood of Famous Americans)

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The Childhood of Famous Americans series, sixty-five years old in 1997, chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the values and experiences that influenced the person's development. History is fleshed out with fictionalized details, and conversations have been added to make the sto
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Paperback, 192 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Aladdin (first published August 1st 2000)
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Apr 13, 2015 Nathaniel rated it really liked it
I liked it. Often he would take his car up on a bridge and he would drive as fast as he could and get some air, but after awhile another car was coming up the other side and they almost crashed. Luckily the other car managed to get out of the way and the bridge was very narrow.
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11-year-old Josh wants to be an aeronautical engineer someday, so he loved this book. He is counting down until he's old enough to get his pilot's license.
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I liked how John Glenn knew what he wanted and he went after it. He also had some depth in his life and I like that.
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Another read aloud book with the kids.
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