Tanya Lee Stone

Tanya Lee Stone is a former editor and the Sibert Medal?winning author of Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream. Her new book was seven years in the making, as she did extensive original research and collected archival photos. She says, ?These men helped shape our history. Americans need to know who they are. Getting to know Walter and some of the other men has been the highlight of this project. This is why being a nonfiction writer is so exciting discovering stories of extraordinary...See more