The Airport Book

The Airport BookFollow a family and the youngest member s favorite sock monkey through all the inner and outer workings of an airport In a book that is as intriguing as it is useful and entertaining, we follow a family on its way through the complexities of a modern day airport From checking bags and watching

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Airframe

AirframeThe twin jet plane en route to Denver from Hong Kong is merely a green radar blip half an hour off the California coast when the call comes through to air traffic control Socal Approach, this is TransPacific 545 We have an emergency The pilot requests priority clearance to land then comes the

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Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine

Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying MachineOn November 19, 1916, at 8 25 a.m., Ruth Law took off on a flight that aviation experts thought was doomed She set off to fly nonstop from Chicago to New York City Sitting at the controls of her small bi plane, exposed to the elements, Law battled fierce winds and numbing cold When her engine ran

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Seven Wonders Of The World

Seven Wonders Of The WorldCome join the Adventures of Captain Frankie and the Angelic Airlines flying angel as they travel across the world to the SEVEN WONDERS of the WORLD Captain Frankie is waiting for you to book your ticket, safely stow your bags, and open your eyes to the beautiful places created for all of us to

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The Wright Brothers

The Wright BrothersTwo time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story behind the story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly Wilbur and Orville Wright.On a winter day in 1903, in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, two unknown brothers from Ohio changed history But

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Code Name Verity

Code Name VerityOct 11th, 1943 A British spy plane crashes in Nazi occupied France Its pilot and passenger are best friends One of the girls has a chance at survival The other has lost the game before it s barely begun When Verity is arrested by the Gestapo, she s sure she doesn t stand a chance As a

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Airplanes: Soaring! Diving! Turning!

Airplanes: Soaring! Diving! Turning!Following the success of Trucks Whizz Zoom Rumble , Trains Steaming Pulling Huffing , and Cars Rushing Honking Zooming , Patricia Hubbell introduces the fourth installment to her popular series featuring things that go Sean Addy and Megan Halsey portray a variety of airplanes using

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Planes Fly!

Planes Fly!From the author of Trucks Roll , an up in the clouds exploration of all things airplane.World s mighty bigbut there s just one skyand it s yours to travel.Planes fly Take to the skies with this fun, rhyming book about all that planes do From jet planes to puddle jumpers, from the cockpit to the

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Flygirl

FlygirlIda Mae Jones dreams of flight Her daddy was a pilot and being black didn t stop him from fulfilling his dreams But her daddy s gone now, and being a woman, and being black, are two strikes against her When America enters the war with Germany and Japan, the Army creates the WASP, the Women

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Night Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic

Night Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the AtlanticHearts will be racing Publishers Weekly starred review A work to inspire further learning Booklist starred review Vivid The Horn BookA picture book biography of the first woman in flight Amelia Earhart by NCTE Orbis Pictus Award winner Robert Burleigh.Award winning author Robert

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