Sally Ride: The First American Woman in Space by Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $0.99 USD. 2800 words.
Language: English. Published by LearningIsland.com on May 30, 2013. Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women.
The morning of June 18, 1983, was an important date for women. On that day, Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space. At age 32, she was also the youngest to orbit the Earth. This historic flight took Sally and four men on a six-day trip in the space shuttle Challenger. Find out more about the first American woman in space in this 15-Minute biography for kids.