Flying to the Moon: An Astronaut's Story

Author: 
Michael Collins
Format: 
New
ISBN: 
978-0-374-31202-2
Imprint: 
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr)  
Binding: 
Hardcover

In time for the 50th anniversary of man's first landing on the moon, this re-release of Michael Collins's autobiography is a bold, sparkling testament to exploration and perseverance.

In this captivating account, space traveler Collins recalls his early days as an Air Force test pilot, his training at NASA, and his unparalleled experiences in orbit, including the Apollo 11 mission, the first manned lunar landing. The final chapter to this autobiography is an exciting and convincing argument in favor of mankind's continued exploration of our universe.

Originally published in 1976 and updated for this new edition, including an introduction from astronaut Scott Kelly, Collins's voice and message are sure to resonate with a new generation of readers.


Biography & Autobiography

Science & Technology

Young Adult Nonfiction


Publication Date: May 28th, 2019

224 pages


$26.99