We Dream of Space


Author: Erin Entrada Kelly


KELLY, Erin Entrada. We Dream of Space. [NY]: Harper Collins [2020]. 8vo, [x] 392pp. Light green boards spine stamped in light blue with dark green boards decoratively blind stamped. Pale pink endpapers; one double-page illustration, two single page illustrations, and numerous small textual illustrations. A fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (no medal affixed, signed first edition sticker affixed to front). Signed by the author, Erin Entrada Kelly, on a tipped-in leaf.

First edition. 2021 Newbery Honor Book! Newbery Medalist and New York Times–bestselling author Erin Entrada Kelly transports readers to 1986, introduces them to siblings Cash, Fitch, and Bird who while struggling with their parents constant fighting embrace the excitement of the upcoming space shuttle Challenger launch. When disaster stirks, they find themselves struggling to find a path forward.