Remember Me

Picture Book of Amelia Earhart
Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7 
1 v. (unpaged)  
Retail $7.99

In Cart: 0
Available: 35
ISBN 9780823415175
Publisher Summary
When Amelia Earhart was eleven, she saw her first airplane. At the time she thought it was "not at all interesting." Despite this beginning, Amelia would go on to become one of the most famous aviators of her day. Never conventional, she grew up playing football and later studied automobile-engine repair. But she was planning a career in medical research, when on Christmas Day, 1920, she took her first plane ride -- a ride that changed her life. She bought her first plane the following year, and by 1928 became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia Earhart went on to have many more flying adventures, but perhaps her best known flight is the one from which she never returned. When she disappeared mysteriously, Amelia Earhart was considered a hero.

Discusses the life of the pilot who was the first woman to cross the Atlantic by herself in a plane
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Amos Fortune : Free Man Thomas Jefferson's Feast Martin's Big Words : The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Abraham Lincoln Adventurous Life of Myles Standish And the Amazing but True Survival Story of Plymouth Colony Keep On! : The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-discoverer of the North Pole Girl Named Helen Keller Moses : When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom Snowshoe Thompson Miss Lady Bird's Wildflowers : How A First Lady Changed America Satchel Paige True Story of Pocahontas Relatives Came Princess Ka'Iulani : Hope of a Nation, Heart of a People Thomas Edison to the Rescue Harriet Tubman : Conductor on the Underground Railroad Revolutionary John Adams Babe Ruth Saves Baseball Jack's Path of Courage : The Life of John F. Kennedy Clara Barton : Spirit of the American Red Cross