Tanya Stone Discusses 13 Women Who Had “The Right Stuff” To Be Astronauts

Tayna Stone, author of Almost Astronauts

Tanya Lee Stone studied English at Oberlin College and was an editor of children’s nonfiction for many years. She also has a Masters Degree.

After many years as an editor, Tanya moved to Vermont and returned to writing.

This award-winning author has written titles that include the young adult novel, A Bad Boy Can Be Good for a Girl, Up Close: Ella Fitzgerald, Elizabeth Leads the Way, Sandy’s Circus, Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream, and The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie.