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Night flight: Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic

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"Hearts will be racing." -- Publishers Weekly (starred review) "A work to inspire further learning." -- Booklist (starred review) "Vivid." -- The Horn Book A picture book biography of the first woman in flight--Amelia Earhart--by NCTE Orbis Pictus Award-winner Robert Burleigh. Award-winning author Robert Burleigh has captured Amelia Earhart's first solo flight across the Atlantic in 1932. She was only the second person to do this - and the first woman. Rich in detail, feeling and incident this is nonfiction with edge and action, a you-are-there experience made more dramatic and real by Wendell Minor's vivid paintings.
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AD: Adult Directed 500L
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Grouping Title night flight amelia earhart crosses the atlantic
Grouping Author burleigh robert
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Last Grouping Update 2019-01-18 22:45:10PM
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display_description An account of Amelia Earhart's dangerous 1932 flight across the Atlantic Ocean from Newfoundland to Ireland, in which she survived bad weather and a malfunctioning airplane. Includes a brief biography of the aviator.
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subject_facet Air pilots -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Earhart, Amelia, -- 1897-1937 -- Voyages and travels -- Juvenile literature, Transatlantic flights -- Juvenile literature
title_display Night flight : Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic
title_full Night Flight Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic, Night flight : Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic / Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor
title_short Night flight :
title_sub Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic
topic_facet Air pilots, Earhart, Amelia, History, Juvenile Nonfiction, Picture Book Nonfiction, Transatlantic flights, Voyages and travels