The Astronaut’s Son

By Tom Seigel

The Astronaut's Son Tom Seigel

In his debut novel, Tom Seigel, AB ’91, takes on NASA’s historical association with Nazi scientists and engineers, as he tells the story of Jonathan Stein, CEO of Apollo Aeronautics. He is planning to go up to the moon. His father, Avi Stein has been an Israeli astronaut for and died days before the Apollo 18 launch. Now, Stein has uncovered a conspiracy theory online as preposterous as it is compelling. His father had actually been killed in order to hide NASA’s terrible secrets. Can Stein find out the truth?

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