From 4 October to 10 October we're celebrating World Space Week. As the largest international celebration, this week salutes the contributions that space science and technology have made to the betterment of the human condition.
To acknowledge the 2018 theme of 'Space Unites The World', we're taking a look at those books that have enthralled and inspired us to look beyond our own shores and into the night sky.
I'm scared of the dark . . . But Grandpa says we can still have FUN so he’s taking me camping. Maybe I’ll be able to have space Adventures like him one day . . .
Are you ready to explore? 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 . . .
Want to be an astronaut or a rocket scientist? - 50 brilliant stories of women who have blazed the way for space travel.
The first in the global smash-hit George series written by Lucy Hawking and her father, Professor Stephen Hawking. Out-of-this-universe space adventures, plus exclusive, real-life information from the world's leading scientists - including Professor Hawking himself. Perfect for any curious mind.
A series of interactive novels for the highly adventurous. Read if you dare! Mistakes will cost you dearly!
The Universe as you've never seen it before.
Amazing answers to more than 200 awesome space questions!
Takes an in-depth look at the wonders of our extraordinary universe
See the Solar System like never before.
A twisty, high concept thriller from the Sunday Times bestselling author of global phenomenon, The Martian
From the Nasa astronaut who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station – what it’s like out there and what it’s like now, back here. Enter Scott Kelly's fascinating world and dare to think of your own a little differently.
One Day meets Gravity - this is the stellar debut from Katie Khan
This is the epic story of the universe and our place in it, from 13.8 billion years ago to the remote future.
Books for the independent masters of self-control born 22 December – 19 January.
Books for the open-minded, philosophical enthusiasts born 22 November – 21 December.
Books for the assertive, resourceful decision-makers born 23 October – 21 November.