Audiobooks for Aspiring Astronauts

In honor of the anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing we’ve created a list of audios for the astronauts-to-be who visit your library With both real life accounts of bravery and fiction about visiting extraterrestrials, little space explorers will be inspired to dream big and aim for the stars.

Who Was Neil Armstrong?
Author: Roberta Edwards
Read by: Dominic Hoffman
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On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million people, proclaimed his step a giant leap for mankind. This Eagle Scout built his own model planes as a little boy and then grew up to be a test pilot for experimental aircraft before becoming an astronaut.
Midnight on the Moon
Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Read by: Mary Pope Osborne
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Three …two…one…BLAST OFF! The Magic Tree House whisks Jack and Annie off to the moon—and the future. Their mission? To find the last “M” thing that will free Morgan from the spell. Can they do it before the air in their oxygen tank runs out? Will the mysterious moon man help them? And why is Peanut the mouse acting so strange?
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