Archive for the ‘Incredible Stories From Space’ Category

Incredible Stories From the Tucson Festival of Books!

March 15th, 2017 by Nancy 0

@TFOB with authors @Nancy_A @NathaliaHolt talking #space, #gender, #storytelling. Happy to see so many book lovers! — Julian Guthrie (@JulianGuthrie) March 12, 2017 Although I’m still a bit groggy after taking a red-eye flight home, I’ve been completely energized by my experiences this past weekend at the Tucson Festival of Books. What an amazing […]

Heading out for the Tucson Festival of Books

March 9th, 2017 by Nancy 0

I am absolutely excited to be participating in the 2017 Tucson Festival of Books at the University of Arizona on March 11 and 12! This will be my first time attending such an event and I’ll be joining 350 other authors who will be presenting panel sessions and discussions about their books. If you’ll be […]

It’s Maine Calling! Interview with Maine Public Radio

January 31st, 2017 by Nancy 0

I was honored to be asked to join a radio call-in show on Maine Public Radio, “Maine Calling.” I joined host Irwin Gratz and astronomer Edward Gleason from the University of Southern Maine, and we discussed various events in space and astronomy coming up in 2017 and provided updates on several of the missions that […]

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: @Nancy_A — 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 […]

The Big Reveal: Book Cover for “Incredible Stories From Space”

October 12th, 2016 by Nancy 0

After nearly a year of work, thousands of miles of travel, and numerous interviews with nearly 40 NASA scientists and engineers, it is now a countdown of less than five weeks to the release of my first book, “Incredible Stories From Space: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Missions Changing Our View of the Cosmos.” In […]