Books by Dave Williams

DESTINATION SPACE by Dave Williams
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 9, 2018

"More aspirational than realistic at this point, but some of its intended audience will walk on other worlds. (bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 7-11)"
Want to pull up stakes and head for really distant parts? Here's a quick survey of current possibilities. Read full book review >
MIGHTY MISSION MACHINES by Dave Williams
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 10, 2018

"Too broad to be more than a quick skim, but apt fodder for eager young prospective space travelers. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
A basic look at rockets and the types of payloads they carry as they explore space and our solar system. Read full book review >
GO FOR LIFTOFF! by Dave Williams
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 11, 2017

"As Williams puts it (and he should know), 'the gain is totally worth the pain!' (further reading) (Informational picture book. 7-11)"
A former astronaut lays out the personal qualities, preparation, and training required to join the select group of those who have traveled into space. Read full book review >
TO BURP OR NOT TO BURP by Dave Williams
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 11, 2016

"Riveting reading for junior astronauts—and just about everybody else. (index, resource lists) (Nonfiction. 7-11)"
An ex-astronaut shares vital information about what he calls "our, um, bodily functions" in microgravity. Read full book review >