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by Chris Hadfield and Kate Fillion and Eric Fan and Terry Fan


Inspired by the childhood of real-life astronaut Chris Hadfield and brought to life by Terry and Eric Fan's lush, evocative illustrations, The Darkest Dark will encourage readers to dream the impossible. Chris loves rockets and planets and pretending he's a brave astronaut, exploring the universe. Only one problem--at night, Chris doesn't feel so brave. He's afraid of the dark. But when he watches the groundbreaking moon landing on TV, he realizes that space is the darkest dark there is--and the dark is beautiful and exciting, especially when you have big dreams to keep you company.

The Darkest Dark

SKU: 9780316394727
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  • Chris Hadfield is one of the most seasoned and accomplished astronauts in the world. In May 2013, Hadfield returned to Earth after serving as Commander of the International Space Station, where he and his crew lived for five months (his third mission). Chris frequently speaks to audiences throughout the US and Canada about space exploration and science education. Terry Fan received his formal art training at Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto. 

  • ISBN-13: 9780316394727

    Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Publish Date: September 2016

    Page Count: 48

    Reading Level: Ages 4-8


    - Social Themes - Emotions & Feelings - Bedtime & Dreams

    - Science & Technology

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