Beating thousands of others, the geeky boy they call 'Micky Moon' at home, is one of ten children from around the world accepted onto the 'Children's Moon Program' in Florida. If he can survive the g-force of a space-shuttle launch, overcome his secret fear of water and pass the other battery of tests, he could win a place on the next mission to the moon!
This is Book 1 in the May's Moon Series. See all May's Moon books here.
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Sue Palmer writes adventure stories for 7 to 12-year-olds. Her May's Moon Trilogy tells the story of 13 year old Michael May's dream of becoming the first child astronaut. At its heart, it's a story about chasing dreams and what happens when those dreams start to become a reality. Sue runs workshops for schools, festivals and bookshops, weaving the space resMore about S.Y. Palmer