Laika (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Laika (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

by Nick Abadzis

Hardcover(Library Binding - THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY)

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Overview

From the dog's point of view, follows the adventures of the dog sent into space by the Soviet Union.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780606361309
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication date: 09/30/2014
Edition description: THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Nick Abadzis is a British comics creator whose work has been published across the globe—from the U.S. to Japan. He based his book on the true story of the Sputnik 2: there was really a dog named Laika, and she touched the stars before she died. In writing his graphic novel, Nick Abadzis did thorough scientific and historical research, including traveling to Russia, visiting special Sputnik 2 archives, and interviewing experts in the field. He lives in London with his wife and daughter.

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