Fly Girls

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  • Author : Keith O'Brien
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Pages : 368 pages
  • ISBN : 1328876721
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Fly Girls

Fly Girls
  • Author : Keith O'Brien
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 07 August 2018
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A New York Times Bestseller * An Amazon Best Book of the Year * A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice * A Time Best Book for Summer Between the world wars, no sport was more popular, or more dangerous, than airplane racing. While male pilots were lauded as heroes, the few women who dared to fly were more often ridiculed—until a cadre of women pilots banded together to break through the entrenched prejudice. Fly Girls weaves together the stories of

Fly Girls

Fly Girls
  • Author : P. O’Connell Pearson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 06 February 2018
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“A truly inspiring read.” —Booklist (starred review) “A solid account of women’s contributions as aviators during World War II.” —Kirkus Reviews In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fighter pilots who answered their country’s call in its time of need during World War II. At the height of World War II, the US Army Airforce faced a desperate need for skilled

The Flight Girls

The Flight Girls
  • Author : Noelle Salazar
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 14 November 2019
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A USA TODAY BESTSELLER A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BESTSELLER A WOMAN'S WORLD BEST NEW BOOK 'I read well into the night, unable to stop. The book is unputdownable' Debbie Macomber, New York Times bestselling author Inspired by the real team of female pilots who trained World War II soldiers, a stunning debut novel about friendship and its power to make us soar Audrey Coltrane has always wanted to fly. It's why she implored her father to teach her at the little

Fly Girls

Fly Girls
  • Author : P. O’Connell Pearson
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 06 February 2018
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In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fighter pilots who answered their country’s call in its time of need during World War II. At the height of World War II, the US Army Airforce faced a desperate need for skilled pilots—but only men were allowed in military airplanes, even if the expert pilots who were training them to fly were women.

Fly Girls

Fly Girls
  • Author : Amanda Epe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 04 March 2021
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FLY GIRLS a chapter book for early readers aged 7 plus, celebrating three female aviation pioneers: Bessie Coleman, Dr Ola Brown, and Kimberly Anyadike aims to inspire girls to be active, adventurous, and to have aspirations.

Fly Girls Young Readers Edition

Fly Girls Young Readers    Edition
  • Author : Keith O'Brien
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 05 March 2019
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From NPR correspondent Keith O’ Brien comes this thrilling Young Readers' edition of the untold story about pioneering women, including Amelia Earhart, who fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the 1920s and 1930s—and won. In the years between World War I and World War II, airplane racing was one of the most popular sports in America. Thousands of fans flocked to multiday events, and the pilots who competed in these races were hailed

Cool Women

Cool Women
  • Author : Amy Inouye,Girl Press
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 July 2001
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Stories, pictures and adventures form history's most dashing lady pilots.

Fly Girls

Fly Girls
  • Author : Shaunya Boddie
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release : 18 December 2018
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The U.S. Government is in a race against a clock of their own making when their best assassins - a group of kick butt, lady vampires - who have been imprisoned by a chemical "leash," discover the key and escape.

Thrasher s Fly Fishing Guide

Thrasher   s Fly Fishing Guide
  • Author : Susan Thrasher
  • Publisher : Menasha Ridge Press
  • Release : 09 June 2020
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Your Informative (and Entertaining!) Guide to Fly Fishing Fly fishing is a wonderful way to catch fish, and it is much simpler than you might think. More and more people are using this thrilling technique to catch trout, bluegill, sailfish, and more. You can count yourself among them. It just takes the right equipment, a little bit of know-how, and some practice. If you’ve never tried because you heard it’s “too hard,” then you are missing out! In

Go Girls Go

Go  Girls  Go
  • Author : Frances Gilbert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 05 November 2019
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Come along for a rollicking ride in this picture book celebration of vehicles that puts girls in the driver’s seat! Girls can race…and girls can fly. Girls can rocket way up high! Piloting fire trucks, trains, tractors, and more, the girls in this book are on the go! Join them for an exuberant journey that celebrates how girls can do—and drive—anything.