Suzanne Slade

Blast Off!: How Mary Sherman Morgan Fueled America into Space by Suzanne Slade is a compelling book that highlights the amazing story of Mary Sherman Morgan and her contribution in fueling America into space. This inspiring true story is not only intriguing but is a testament to the persistence, resilience, and intelligence of a woman who challenged the norms and broke barriers in the male-dominated world of rocket science. Her pioneering work on developing the fuel that powered America’s first satellite, Explorer 1, revolutionized space exploration and opened doors for many future generations of women in STEM. This book is a fascinating read that is sure to captivate and inspire readers of all ages and gender.