You’ve probably heard about Katherine Johnson, the NASA mastermind mathematician who calculated by hand the flight path for John Glenn’s orbit of the Earth and the Apollo flights to the moon. The new book Counting on Katherine (Henry Holt) beautifully shares Katherine Johnson’s inspiring story. And even though I hate to let go of my copy, I’m giving you a chance to win it!
To enter this random drawing, submit a comment to this blog and share one word that describes how excited you would be to win this book. Send your comment by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, August 1. Good luck!
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I might not be an astronaut, but finding fun freebies and giving away prizes always is a blast!