Rocket Boys

by Hickam, Homer H, Jr

Rocket Boys (also known as October Sky) is the first memoir in a series of three, by Homer Hickam, Jr. It is a story of growing up in a mining town, and a boy's pursuit of amateur rocketry in a pure company mining town. It won the W.D. Weatherford Award in 1998, the year of its release. Today, it is one of the most often picked community/library reads in the United States. It is also studied in many school systems around the world.

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Rocket Boys: A Memoir.

by Hickam, Homer H., Jr

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1998
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1998. Advance Uncorrected Proof. New York, Delacorte Press / Bantam Doubleday, 1998. 15.5 x 23.5cm. 378 pages. Original softcover in protective sleeve. Excellent condition, as new. Looking back after a distinguished NASA career that fulfilled his boyhood ambition, Hickam shares the story of his youth, taking readers into the life of the little mining town and the boys who… Read more
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Rocket Boys

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Rocket Boys: A Memoir (The Coalwood Series #1)

by Homer H. Hickam Jr

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Rocket Boys

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ROCKET BOYS - A Memoir

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New York: Delacorte Press, 1998. 364 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Coalwood; Sputnik; Mom; The Football Fathers; Quentin; Mr Bykovski; Cape Coalwood; Construction of the Cape; Jake Mosby; Miss Riley; Rocket Candy; The Machinists; The Rocket Book; The Pillar Explosion; The… Read more
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ROCKET BOYS: A Memoir

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New York: Delacorte Press, 1998. (1998), 368pp, complimentary copy from the Governor of West Virginia, light soiling to pg edges, light shelfwear to cover, slight rubbing & edgewear to dj.. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -.
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Rocket Boys : A Memoir

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ROCKET BOYS: A MEMOIR

by HICKAM, HOMER H., JR.

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ROCKET BOYS: HOMER N'AVAIT PAS TRES ENVIE DE FINIR A LA MINE COMME SON PERE. QUAND LES RUSSES

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Rocket Boys : A True Story

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Rocket Boys: a Memoir

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