The beautiful astronaut book Umberto Eco wrote to teach children about…

Umberto Eco is best known for his novels, like Foucault's Pendulum and The Name of the Rose, but he also wrote a handful of children's books. In his marvelous book The Three Astronauts, Eco offered children a lesson on tolerance, while also training their brains in basic semiotics. » 3/18/12 8:00am 3/18/12 8:00am