It's been 50 years since humans walked on the moon!

On July 20th, 1969 NASA's Apollo 11 landed and people all over earth watched as Neil Armstrong became the first man to set foot on the moon. Celebrate the anniversary of this incredible scientific achievement by reading some of the best books about space with your aspiring astronaut this month. 

Book cover for Ten Little Aliens

Ten Little Aliens

Learn to count from ten to one and back again with this rhythmic, rhyming space adventure!Don't miss the latest book in the bestselling Ten Little series. Join the Ten Little Aliens as they jet off through space in search of a new home - discovering fiery planets, fizzing comets...

Book cover for Super Space

Super Space

In First Facts and Flaps: Super Space preschoolers discover the wonders of stars, planets, the Moon and space travel. With colourful scenes by Lon Lee and rhymes to introduce each topic, plus over thirty flaps, a turn-and-learn wheel and giant fold-out ending, this fun novelty book encoura...

Book cover for Moon Landing

Moon Landing

Discover how astronauts first landed on the moon in First Explorers: Moon Landing! Blast off in the rocket, moon walk across the surface and splash down back to Earth with the Apollo 11 astronauts as they made history in 1969.Each scene has chunky push, pull and slide mechani...

Book cover for Counting on Katherine

Counting on Katherine

Katherine Johnson is the mathematical genius who helped make the historic Apollo 11 moon landings possible and made sure that Apollo 13 returned home safely when the mission was in critical danger. As a child, Katherine loved to count. She counted the steps on the road, the number o...

Book cover for Field Trip to the Moon

Field Trip to the Moon

Get ready for blast-off on an adventure to the moon! With stunning original artwork by John Hare and charming text by bestselling author Jeanne Willis, Field Trip to the Moon is a wonderfully witty story about exploration, creativity and making friends in the most unlikely places....

Book cover for Space Jokes

Space Jokes

What do you do if you see a spaceman? Park in it, man.How do you get a baby astronaut to sleep? You rock it.How do astronauts serve dinner? On flying saucers.Shaped like a space rocket this hilarious book is packed with over one hundred lau...