The Airport Book

The Airport Book Follow 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


Airframe The 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

Code Name Verity

Code Name Verity Oct 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

Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine

Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine On 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

Seven Wonders Of The World

Seven Wonders Of The World Come 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

The Wright Brothers

The Wright Brothers Two 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

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

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


Flygirl Ida 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