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The Darkest Dark

Author: Chris Hadfield

Illustrator: The Fan Brothers

Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers, 2016

Synopsis: Young Chris loves pretending he's a brave astronaut, exploring the universe. Only one problem--at night, he's afraid of the dark. Only when he watches the moon landing on TV does he realize how exciting the unknown can be. Inspired by the childhood of real-life astronaut Chris Hadfield.

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