Kids Books: Dogs and Rockets

The just released new second edition of Max Goes To Mars by Jeffrey Bennett and illustrated by Alan Okamoto is an informative and fantastic adventure which combines a fictional story of Max the Rottweiler who journeys to Mars with inset sidebars spread throughout the story containing scientific facts that expand on the fictional tale. This second edition reflects the scientific discoveries about Mars which have occurred since the first edition was published in 2006. Additionally, Okamoto’s illustrations add a vibrant element to the story, providing a concrete visualization for young minds. Reviewed by educators and NASA scientists for scientific accuracy Max Goes To Mars is an exceptional book to send young minds rocketing off to consider the wonders of our solar system.

The second edition of Max Goes To Mars is out now.


A copy of the book was provided for review.