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The spacesuit : how a seamstress helped put man on the moon / written by Alison Donald ; illustrated by Ariel Landy.

Donald, Alison, (author.). Landy, Ariel, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 22 of 23 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 23 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jPB DON (Text) 37521530940800 AMPL Juvenile Picture Book (K-4) Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville Y 629.47 DON (Text) 34706001689860 Childrens Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown J 92 FORAKER (Text) 79361000114024 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville E DONALD (Text) 78321000029527 Juvenile Fiction Easy Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC SPACE (Text) 30010170878337 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville j 629.47 DONALD (Text) 33946003433450 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 629.47 DONA (Text) 39391006994402 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library j629.47 DON (Text) 30477101347338 Children: Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch j629.47 DON (Text) 30477101353039 Children: Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch j629.47 DON (Text) 30477101353047 Children: Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781848864153
  • ISBN: 1848864159
  • ISBN: 9781848864283
  • ISBN: 1848864280
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (color) ; 27 cm
  • Edition: American edition.
  • Publisher: Horsham, West Sussex : Maverick Arts Publishing, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
The Spacesuit is inspired by real people and events. It follows the story of an ordinary but talented young woman who became part of one of the most amazing events in human history."-- Jacket flap.
"The inspiration behind this book...This story was inspired by Eleanor "Ellie" Foraker. Eleanor was born in Kenton, Delaware and worked at ILC Dover for 43 years. A talented seamstress and manager, Ellie was truly dedicated to the making of spacesuits. She also helped make gas masks, underground inflatable oil tanks, and landing bags for Mars missions."
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.0 0.5 503827.
Subject: Foraker, Eleanor, 1930-2011 > Juvenile literature.
Space suits > Juvenile literature.
Women tailors > Juvenile literature.
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) > Juvenile literature.
Space flight to the moon > Juvenile literature.
Project Apollo (U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
Armstrong, Neil, 1930-2012 > Juvenile literature.
Aldrin, Buzz > Juvenile literature.
International Latex Corporation > Juvenile literature.
Foraker, Eleanor, 1930-2011.
Women tailors.
Space suits > History.
Women > Biography.
Genre: Children's stories > Pictorial works.
Creative nonfiction.
Picture books.

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