A Newbery Honor Book
"A 10 out of 10." - Time for Kids
"A celebration of the need for optimism, compassion, and teamwork in the face of disasters both individual and communal." - BookPage
MEET THE NELSON THOMAS SIBLINGS:
Cash, who loves basketball but has a newly broken wrist, is in danger of failing in school for the second time
Fitch, who spends every afternook playing Major Havoc at the arcade, wrestles with an explosive temper he doesn't understand
Bird, Fitch's twelve-year-old twin, who wants to command a space shuttle but feels like she's invisible
Cash, Fitch, and Bird live in the same house but exist in their own orbits, dreaming of hope, dreaming of belonging, dreaming of friendship, dreaming of family, dreaming of space.
Newbery Medalist and New York Times - bestselling author Erin Entrada Kelly transports readers to 1986 in this unforgettable novel about family, friendship, science, and exploration.