Look Up by Nathan Bryon

Recommended by Emma Sheppard @emma_au_soleil

Author: Nathan Bryon

Form: Picture Book

Length: 32 pages

Brief synopsis: Rocket dreams of being an astronaut and invites her community to come and watch a meteor shower with her.

Age recommendation and challenging content: EYFS-KS1

Notable reasons for recommending this book: Introductions to space and famous astronauts – good for science
Explores sibling relationships; black protagonist. 

Other Comments: Bryon has written other books featuring Rocket doing science / geography / community-related things like “Clean Up”, “Speak Up”, all featuring African-American historical figures.


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