Bibliography
Level 4 Unit 26
Theme: Careers: Flying
 

EASY


Grandpa Is a Flyer
by Sanna Anderson Baker
A grandfather talks about his days
as a barnstormer pilot.
Young Amelia Earhart: A
Dream to Fly
by Sarah Alcott
Recounts the early life of the first
woman to fly solo across the
Atlantic.
 

AVERAGE


Up in the Air
by Philip Hart
The story of Bessie Coleman, the
first African American woman
pilot.
Ruth Law Thrills a Nation
by Don Brown
In 1916 a woman tries to fly from
Chicago to New York in one day.
 

CHALLENGING


The Story of Flight
Voyages of Discovery series
Covers flight from the Wright
brothers through today's modern
aircraft.
Strange and Wonderful
Aircraft
by Harvey Weiss
Describes hot air balloons,
dirigibles, and the earliest
aircraft.

 

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