See You in the CosmosBook - 2017
From Library Staff
JCLChrisK Feb 13, 2018
Quirky narrator Alex is intelligent, knowledgeable, obsessive, enthusiastic, and self-sufficient. He's also naive, socially awkward, unguarded, and unworldly. Thankfully, he's incredibly endearing--to both other characters in the book and to readers.
Alex's main obsession is astronomy, and his... Read More »
JCLKariE Feb 06, 2018
Eleven-year-old Alex is recording sounds from life on Earth onto his golden iPod which he’s launching into space aboard his rocket, the Voyager 3, at the Southwest High-Altitude Rocket Festival in New Mexico. These recordings make up the story which adds an interesting storytelling technique to t... Read More »
Alex has always asked the hard questions. Who's out there? As he decides to find out, you find there are always people who care.
Eleven-year-old Alex Petroski, along with his dog, Carl Sagan, makes big discoveries about his family on a road trip and he records it all on a golden iPod he intends to launch into space.