Filled with science, adventure and big dreams, this brand-new easy-to-read chapter book celebrates the power of friendship and perseverance and will be loved by fans of Rosie Revere, Ada Lace and Jada Jones!
Mia Marcotte has a secret dream—to be an astronaut and fly to Mars. So when a field trip to the space center is promised for a successful participation in the school science fair, Mia is thrilled. The only problem: her attempt to build a mini-rocket in her backyard ends in a flop. But it also leads her to an extraordinary encounter—with Aizek, a curious robot who wants to learn imagination. Will Mia and her new friend be able to help each other get closer to their dreams?
With short chapters and illustrations on nearly every page, this chapter book is perfect for a wide range of ages.
With plenty of adventure, mishaps and humor - and of course lots of STEM themes - Mia Marcotte is a great read.
A well-told comic tale with a feminist theme.
"Robots, 3rd grade science projects, adults who work in STEM-- so much STEM! ... Kids will get lots of fun ideas for science experiments when they read this book!"
The perfect book to inspire our budding scientific minds!