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Ready for launch : an astronaut's lessons for success on earth / Scott Kelly.

Kelly, Scott, 1964- (author.).

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Detroit Lakes Public Library J 629.45 KEL (Text) 33500013632104 New Available -
Detroit Lakes Public Library J 629.45 KEL (Text) 33500013632112 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524764326
  • ISBN: 1524764329
  • Physical Description: 117 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown, [2022]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Fear to take flight -- Failure is an option -- Endeavor to lead -- Flying by heart -- Commanding decisions -- Diversity is a force multiplier -- Blame me -- Sometimes it is rocket science -- Teamwork makes the dream work -- There's no crying in space -- Final thoughts.
Summary, etc.:
"Using ten life-changing moments from his path to space, Astronaut Scott Kelly shares his advice for mastering fear and failure, and turning our daily struggles into rocket fuel for success"-- Provided by publisher.
People think astronauts are always perfect, but Kelly believes that our mistakes and challenges can lead to greatness. Using ten life-changing moments, he shares advice for success. Most of us need to fly through choppy air full of turbulence to reach our desired destination. -- adapted from front flap
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 & up Crown.
Grades 7-9 Crown.
Author Notes

SCOTT KELLY is a NASA astronaut best known for spending a record-breaking year in space. He is a former US Navy fighter pilot, test pilot, and veteran of four spaceflights. Kelly commanded the space shuttle Endeavour in 2007 and twice commanded the International Space Station. He lives in Houston, Texas. You can follow him on Facebook at NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly, and on Instagram and Twitter at @StationCDRKelly. Visit him at

Subject: Kelly, Scott, 1964- > Juvenile literature.
Success > Juvenile literature.
Conduct of life > Juvenile literature.
Astronauts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Kelly, Scott, 1964-
Conduct of life.
Kelly, Scott, 1964-
Conduct of life.
United States.
Genre: Young adult nonfiction.
Juvenile works.
Self-help publications.
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