Space Books for Kids
Green Wilma: Frog in Space by Tedd Arnold
Wilma gets beamed up to a spaceship and the visitors end up leaving their child behind. The two try to get back to their planets by dinner time.
Moon Over Star by Dianna Hutts Aston
Read along as the young character makes a leap towards all the possibilities the world has to offer her.
Oliver Who Would Not Sleep by Mara Bergman
Oliver does not want to go sleep at night, he would rather stay awake! Join him as he travels to Mars and back.
Mars Needs Moms! by Berkeley Breathed
Milo doesn’t understand what is so great about moms until Martians from Mars come after his mom!
This Rocket! By Paul Collicutt
This book is full of rocket planes and spacecrafts from Columbia to the rocket that landed on the moon.
I Am a Space Shuttle. I Love to Fly! By Becky Cross
Go on a space journey and see the exciting wonders of the space program!
Regards to the Man in the Moon by Ezra Jack Keats
Louie is sick of getting made fun of, so he builds his own spaceship and blasts off on a space odyssey.
Space Boy by Leo Landry
Earth is just too noisy for Nicholas, so he packs some snacks and takes off into space.
Space Case by Edward Marshall
The visitor from outer space arrives just in time for Halloween and trick or treating.
The Crimson Comet by Dean Morrissey
Jack and Nora board a rocket shit and set off to the moon to give the moon back its light.
Cosmo and the Robot by Brian Pinkney
Cosmo lives on Mars and his parents just gave him a new Solar System Utility Belt. Join him on his outer space adventure.
Earth to Stella by Simon Puttock
Stella climbs on her rocket ship and blasts off for an adventure in space.
Sheep Blast Off by Nancy Shaw
A pasture of sheep get the ride of their lives on a mysterious spacecraft.
Moog-Moog, Space Barber by Marc Teague
Elmo gets the worst haircut and travels all the way to outer space to have it fixed by the greatest barber in the universe.
When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer by Walt Whitman
Realistic paintings illuminate the tale of a boy who is taken to a lecture, becomes bored and walks out to look at the night sky
Zoom Zoom Zoom! I’m Off to the Moon! By Dan Yaccarino
A little boy races to his rocket ship so he can head to the moon!
Joey and Jet in Space by Jarnes Yang
Joey and Jet go on a fun filled adventure to the galaxy.
Moon Ball by Jane Yolen
Danny floats out his window one night to play baseball with some of the All Stars. They coach him to become the batter he always wanted to be.
Company’s Coming by Arthur Yorinks
Shirley and Moe eat a spaghetti dinner and enjoy a night with spacemen from outer space.