Celebrate the joy of reading and be whisked away on a literary adventure. Hear the tale of Astro Girl by Ken Wilson-Max. Astrid has loved the stars and space for as long as she can remember. She wants to be an astronaut! Channeling a sense of childlike delight, Ken Wilson-Max brings space travel up close for young readers and with an inspiring ending. Astro Girl by Ken Wilson-Max published by Candlewick Press. We’re reading this story with permission from Candlewick Press.