The Calculating Stars
A Lady Astronaut Novel (Lady Astronaut (1))
Mary Robinette Kowal
In the face of a climate cataclysm that will make Earth inhabitable, humanity must rapidly colonize space. Elma, a talented pilot and mathematician, joins the International Aerospace Coalition's mission to put a man on the moon. But why can't women go too? Elma's determination to become the first Lady Astronaut challenges societal norms and may change the course of space exploration.
2022-10-16T21:33:11.000Z@SpaceEcologist I’d recommend either the new novel (The Spare Man) or The Calculating Stars, which is the first book in the Lady Astronaut series – source