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10 books about space

Pick up one of these featured titles on space in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on space. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

The Mysteries of the Universe: Discover the best-kept secrets of space by Will Gater

Category: Aeronautics & Space

This book was published last year by DK Children and takes approximately 7.5 hours to read.

Space!: The Universe as You've Never Seen It Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias) by DK

Category: Astronomy

This book was published 6 years ago by DK Children and takes approximately 6.9 hours to read.

Space Atlas, Second Edition: Mapping the Universe and Beyond by James Trefil

Category: Astronautics & Space Flight

This book was published 3 years ago by National Geographic and takes approximately 11.7 hours to read.

Our Solar System: An Exploration of Planets, Moons, Asteroids, and Other Mysteries of Space by Lisa Reichley

Category: Astronomy

This book was published last year by Rockridge Press and takes approximately 6.1 hours to read.

Space A Visual Encyclopedia by DK

Category: Encyclopedias

This book was published last year by DK Children and takes approximately 8.5 hours to read.

My First Book of Planets: All About the Solar System for Kids by Bruce Betts PhD

Category: Astronomy

This book was published last year by Rockridge Press and takes approximately 2.3 hours to read.

Hubble's Universe: Greatest Discoveries and Latest Images by Terence Dickinson

Category: Astrophotography

This book was published 4 years ago by Firefly Books and takes approximately 11.1 hours to read.

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson

Category: State & Local

This book was published 4 years ago by W. W. Norton & Company and takes approximately 7.5 hours to read.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books) by Catherine D. Hughes

Category: Encyclopedias

This book was published 9 years ago by National Geographic Kids and takes approximately 4.3 hours to read.

Earth and Space: Photographs from the Archives of NASA (Outer Space Photo Book, Space Gifts for Men and Women, NASA Book) by Nirmala Nataraj

Category: Equipment, Techniques & Reference

This book was published 6 years ago by Chronicle Books and takes approximately 5.9 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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