Amelia Earhart: Young Air Pioneer
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: January 2006
Duration: 1 hours 55 minutes
Winner of ForeWord magazine's Book of the Year Award.
Did you know that Amelia Earhart built her own roller coaster before she was ten years old? And what do you suppose happened to her while she was exploring a spooky, dark cave? Find the answers and share the rest of Amelia Earhart's childhood adventures in this award-winning volume of the Young Patriots Series.
Praised by parents, teachers, and historians, the Young Patriots Series is an ideal way to sweep today's young readers into history. The everyday details of family life, the time period in which they lived, what they wore, and the challenges they faced in school create a window through which children can access history. The early evidence of character, responsibility, ability, and courage are showcased in common situations to which every child can relate.
When learning about American heroes, young readers are often more eager to know about the famous people's childhoods, rather than their adult accomplishments. These easy-to-read fictional biographies satisfy that curiosity What makes this chapter book especially appealing is that the author tells real stories, not fanciful ones, about Earhart's childhood." ForeWord