The Resource Chasing space, by Leland Melvin

Chasing space, by Leland Melvin

Label
Chasing space
Title
Chasing space
Statement of responsibility
by Leland Melvin
Title variation
Chasing space
Title variation remainder
an astronauts story of grit, grace, and second chances
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir by the former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver traces his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance, and grace that create opportunities for success
Summary
An uplifting memoir by the former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver traces his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance and grace that create opportunities for success
Storyline
Tone
Award
Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Tween Nonfiction Book Category, 2019.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10561812
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Melvin, Leland
Dewey number
  • 629.450092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1020L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1020
  • 1020
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melvin, Leland
  • Melvin, Leland
  • Astronauts
  • African Americans
  • Astronauts
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an astronaut's story of grit, grace, and second chances
Label
Chasing space, by Leland Melvin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1796596
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Young readers' edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780062665928
Lccn
2017934703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062665928
  • (OCoLC)957636870
Label
Chasing space, by Leland Melvin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1796596
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Young readers' edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780062665928
Lccn
2017934703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062665928
  • (OCoLC)957636870

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