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Now Announcing: Book #2!

August 28th, 2018 by Nancy 0

I’m excited to officially announce that I’m writing another book! The picture above might give you a hint about the topic… Apollo 11! The book will come out in 2019, in time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing. It will tell the stories of some of the 400,000 people who worked […]

Upcoming Book Events for “Incredible Stories From Space”

January 10th, 2017 by Nancy 0

Here are a list of upcoming events, book signings, presentations and appearances for “Incredible Stories from Space.” Hope to see you there! PAST EVENTS Fri Oct. 28, 2016: University of Minnesota Morris, Astronomy and English classes Mon Nov. 14, 2016: McKenna Crossing, Prior Lake, MN Fri Dec. 9, 2016: Weekly Space Hangout show (internet) Tues […]

Hang Out With “Incredible Stories” on the Weekly Space Hangout

January 8th, 2017 by Nancy 0

Thanks to my mentor, boss and friend Fraser Cain for having me as a “guest” on the Weekly Space Hangout to talk about “Incredible Stories From Space!” It was fun to be back … I used to be on the WSH quite a bit, but with writing the book and with my situation of not […]

Book Release Day: December 20

January 8th, 2017 by Nancy 0

Excellent book for the space fan on your list: https://t.co/rJZnXYMWcN @Nancy_A pic.twitter.com/fiU9CQi5JT — Chris Hadfield (@Cmdr_Hadfield) December 20, 2016 December 20 is the date I had been looking forward to for quite some time. After the delay in publishing the book from the originally planned date of Nov. 15, it seemed a long time in […]

First Reviews for “Incredible Stories From Space”

January 8th, 2017 by Nancy 0

Drumroll please, I’m excited to share some of the early reviews for “Incredible Stories From Space! I’m incredibly grateful for the the journalists who have taken the time to read the book and write reviews, and for the kind words (so far!) the book is receiving. Emily Lakdawalla from the Planetary Society posted her annual […]

A Guest on “The Space Show”

January 2nd, 2017 by Nancy 0

I was honored to be on David Livingston’s long-running internet radio talk show about all things space, “The Space Show” on December 13, 2016 to talk about “Incredible Stories From Space.” Since it aired exactly a week before the release date for the book, timing was great to get the word out about pre-ordering the […]

Book Update: New Release Date is December 20

November 15th, 2016 by Nancy 0

I wanted to provide an update on the publication date for “Incredible Stories From Space,” following the news that a font corruption problem was found after the initial printing (read about that here). The new date the book will be released is (drumroll, please) December 20, 2016 This means that those of you in the […]

Book Update: Houston, We’ve Had a Problem

November 1st, 2016 by Nancy 6

I have some good news and some bad news about my upcoming book, “Incredible Stories From Space: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Missions Changing Our View of the Cosmos.” The good news is that I received a box of the books, which is certainly an exciting moment in the life of anyone who has written […]