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Ask an Astronaut By Tim Peake

Ask an Astronaut by Tim Peake

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The awe-inspiring Sunday Times Bestseller from astronaut Tim PeakeShortlisted for the British Book Award 2018'Amazing .Ask an Astronaut is Tim Peake's personal guide to life in space, based on his historic Principia mission, and the thousands of questions he has been asked since his return to Earth.

Ask an Astronaut Summary

Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space (Official Tim Peake Book) by Tim Peake

The awe-inspiring Sunday Times Bestseller from astronaut Tim Peake Shortlisted for the British Book Award 2018 'Amazing . . . A brilliant book' Chris Evans, BBC Radio 2 Have you ever thought of becoming an astronaut? Ask an Astronaut is Tim Peake's personal guide to life in space, based on his historic Principia mission, and the thousands of questions he has been asked since his return to Earth. How does it feel to orbit the earth ten times faster than a speeding bullet? What's it like to eat, sleep and go to the toilet in space? And where to next - the moon, mars or beyond? From training to launch, historic spacewalk to re-entry, Tim has a fascinating answer to everything you ever wanted to know. He reveals for readers of all ages the extraordinary secrets, cutting-edge science, and everyday wonders of life onboard the International Space Station. Tim is pleased to announce that, as with his previous book, royalties received from the book will be donated to The Prince's Trust. 'Everything you ever wanted to know about life in space' Times

Ask an Astronaut Reviews

"Ask an Astronaut can be browsed or read straight through . . . Even for those who don't dream of leaving Earth . . . insight into the experience of someone who has is rather thrilling." * TLS *
"An enjoyable read and an excellent insight into the work, life and responsibilities of these highly skilled individuals ... the perfect gift for anyone with a passion for space" * Sky at Night Magazine *
"A delightful adventure of understanding how and why humans journey into space... a beautiful view of our desire to go beyond our terrestrial gravity. I feel more ready to go into space than I have ever done, though I'm not quite sure I'll get through the training process..." -- Robin Ince * The Infinite Monkey Cage *
"Peake's honest and detailed answers combine to give a complete picture of an astronaut's life . . . charming and informative" * Daily Express *
"Everything you ever wanted to know about life in space" * Times *

About Tim Peake

Tim Peake is a European Space Agency astronaut. He finished his 186-day Principia mission working on the International Space Station for Expedition 46/47 when he landed back on Earth 18 June 2016. He is also a test pilot and served in the British Army Air Corps. Tim is a Fellow of a number of UK science, aviation and space-based organisations. He is also a STEM ambassador. He is married with two sons.

Additional information

GOR009099985
9781784759483
1784759481
Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space (Official Tim Peake Book) by Tim Peake
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cornerstone
2018-05-31
272
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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