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Meet Nancy Bird Walton
By Random House Australia
mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780857983879, isbn: 0857983873,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
In this latest addition to the picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, learn about Australia's first female commercial pilot, Nancy Bird Walton Nancy Bird Walton grew up during the golden age of aviation. By the time she was 13, Nancy knew she wanted to fly. When she was 18, Nancy studied under the famous aviator Charles Kingsford Smith. This is the story of how Nancy began her career as Australia’s first female commercial pilot..
Traveling by Airplane (Want to Know)
By Independent Publishers Group
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ean: 9781605371375, isbn: 9781605371375,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Shares facts and activities for readers, covering topics ranging from the kind of work done at airports and what a cockpit looks like to different kinds of aircraft and how it feels to ride on an airplane..
By Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
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mpn: 9781492603535, ean: 9781492603535, isbn: 1492603538,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
Say hello to the airplane as it takes off on an exciting adventure: gliding through the night sky, skimming above the clouds, and soaring into a bright new morning.Where will the airplane go next?This vibrant new picture book from Bill Cotter, author/illustrator of Don't Push the Button!, takes young readers on an imaginative journey they won't forget..
Air Traffic Controller (21st Century Skills Library: Cool Vocational Careers)
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ean: 9781634712552, isbn: 1634712552,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Readers will learn what it takes to succeed as an air traffic controller. The book also explains the necessary educational steps, useful character traits, potential hazards, and daily job tasks related to this career. Sidebars include thought-provoking trivia. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis. Photos, a glossary, and additional resources are included..
ABC: The Alphabet from the Sky
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ean: 9781101995815, isbn: 9781101995815,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
Discover the alphabet from a bird's-eye view!Geographer and designer duo Benedikt Gross and Joey Lee have taken the alphabet to new heights—literally! Using satellite imagery and computer technology, the pair has discovered ''accidental letters'' all over the world: in roads, rivers, buildings, lakes, and more. Take a journey around the Earth in 26 letters with this special book.“A delightful anytime book with hours of entertainment”—BooklistPRICE STERN SLOAN.
Cleared for Takeoff: The Ultimate Book of Flight
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ean: 9781452135502, isbn: 1452135509,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
All of aviation's dangerous, exciting, and most courageous moments are featured within this stunning compendium on flight. Packed with stories of heroic and innovative pioneers, fascinating profiles of remarkable planes from Spitfires to space shuttles, and how-to instructions for making everything from origami helicopters to bottle rockets—all accompanied by sensational photographs, illustrations, and diagrams—Cleared for Takeoff promises to astonish, entertain, and fire the imaginations
Flight (DK Eyewitness Books)
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mpn: FBA-|288664, ean: 9780756673178, isbn: 9780756673178,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. *Now reissued with a CD and wall chart! Previously published as Eyewitness: Flying Machine, Eyewitness: Flight is a spectacular and informative guide to the fascinating world of aircraft. Superb color photographs offer a unique ''eyewitness'' exploration of the history of flight, and provide a close-up view of the many
Christmas from Heaven: The True Story of the Berlin Candy Bomber
By Shadow Mountain Publishing
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mpn: 101543, ean: 9781609077006, isbn: 1609077008,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
Christmas from Heaven is the story of the humble beginnings of what became a beacon of hope to a war-torn land, the story of Gail Halvorsen, a young pilot in the US Army Air Corps who was assigned as a cargo pilot to the Berlin Airlift, in which US forces flew much-needed supplies into a Soviet-blockaded Berlin. As he performed his duties, Lt. Halvorsen began to notice the German children gathered by the fences of Tempelhof Air Base. Knowing that they had very little, he one day offered them
I am Amelia Earhart (Ordinary People Change the World)
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mpn: 9780803740822, ean: 9780803740822, isbn: 0803740824,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this lively, collectible picture book biography series from New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer. “Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it,” Brad Meltzer realized, and so he envisioned this friendly, fun approach to biography – for his own kids, and for yours. Each book tells the story of one of America’s icons in an entertaining, conversational way that works well for the youngest nonfiction
Amelia Earhart (My Itty-Bitty Bio)
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ean: 9781634706001, isbn: 1634706005,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Amelia Earhart in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. Includes a timeline and other informative backmatter..
Get a Job at the Airport
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ean: 9781634719490, isbn: 1634719492,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
In Get a Job at the Airport, fictional character Jeremiah Oliver Baumgartner (Job, for short) introduces readers to a wide variety opportunities found (through his adventure and misadventures) at the airport. Back matter includes creative writing prompts and activities..
Amelia Earhart (Little People, Big Dreams)
By QUAYSIDE/HACHETTE BOOK GROUP
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mpn: 9781847808882 AE, ean: 9781847808882, isbn: 9781847808882,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Amelia Earhart, the American aviation pioneer. When Amelia was young, she liked to imagine she could stretch her wings and fly away like a bird. As a grown woman, she set a new female world record for flying up to 14,000 feet. She also flew across the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans, and eventually undertook the most dangerous mission of all: to fly all the way around the world.
Inside the Hindenburg (Giant Cutaway Book)
ean: 9780316123860, isbn: 0316123862,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
Shows the workings of the great airship--whose fiery demise occured on May 6, 1937 in Lakewood, New Jersey--and brings to vivid life a time when giant zeppelins seemed the only way to fly..
Fantastic Press-Out Flying Airplanes: Includes 18 Flying Models
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ean: 9780486801278, isbn: 0486801276,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
These 18 punch-out models are easy to make, and they really fly! All are based on actual airplanes and feature fascinating facts. Models include the Blèriot X1, the first to cross the English Channel; the combat-ready Eurofighter Typhoon; the Bell X-1, the first to break the sound barrier; and many more..
Flying Machines (Inside Vehicles)
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ean: 9781536202816, isbn: 1536202819,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
Discover the inner workings of eight of the most incredible flying machines of all time in this lift-the-flap book by the best-selling, award-winning illustrator Stephen Biesty. With amazingly detailed drawings and more than forty flaps, young readers can meet some of the early aviators and their pioneering aircraft, peek inside a luxury flying boat, and see the technology of a rocket space plane. Packed with fun facts, this is the perfect introduction to planes and helicopters from all over
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ean: 9780763679996, isbn: 0763679992,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
No longer content with building, zooming, or even rescuing, the dinosaurs now have their sights set on something much, much bigger . . . the moon! Join our fearsome friends as they prepare for their cosmic journey: Is the rocket ready? Will the launch go smoothly? Can they make it to the moon? Another fast and furious adventure for anyone who loves dinosaurs and vehicles!.
Sally B ... & Me
By Fairyfaye Publications Ltd
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ean: 9781999752071, isbn: 1999752074,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
This beautifully written book tells the story of one of the most famous airworthy B-17's, Sally B. From her humble beginnings to how she became the flying memorial to the 79,000 US and allied airmen who lost their lives fighting for our freedom. This is the first and only official book anywhere in the world to tell the story of Europe's only airworthy B-17 which is arguably the most famous US bomber of WWII. Each page will teach the young reader about Sally B’s history and her amazing journey
Pilots and What They Do
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ean: 9781605373003, isbn: 1605373001,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
The pilot flies the airplane. He has to make sure the passengers arrive safely. That’s why he has to keep an eye on things like the altitude and the plane’s speed during the flight..
Rufus Blasts Off!
By Sterling Children's Books
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ean: 9781454920991, isbn: 9781454920991,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
“Perfect for fans of Where the Wild Things Are, as it too features a voyage by a kid who doesn’t play by the rules. A great storytime choice for young book lovers and adventurers.” —School Library Journal“My name is Rufus Leroy Williams III. And I am ready to blast off.''''NO PIGS IN SPACE.'' Rufus the Pig has already sailed the seven seas on a pirate ship. Now he dreams of the Moon, the stars, and Mars! So he bids his mateys goodbye and reports for duty at the space center. But