(From the publisher):
Charlie X Charlie Parker was an amazing man who was just as human as you, except he was short, and picked on by everyone including his parents John and Mary. He, and the love of his life, (Wilma) go it alone and raises a family in Nevada. No fault of NASA Charlie and Wilma's future was forever changed. While the world mourned Charlie's passage, his fame lives on!
Original title: Charlie X
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Science Fiction