Born to fly (Book, 2009) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Born to fly

Author: Michael Ferrari
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 1942, an eleven-year-old girl who longs to be a pilot and her family try to manage their lives in Rhode Island when the father goes to fight in World War II.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ferrari
ISBN: 9780385737159 0385737157 9780385906494 0385906498 9781613832325 161383232X 9780375846076 0375846077
OCLC Number: 249132831
Awards: Delacorte Yearling prize for a first middle-grade novel, 2007.
Target Audience: Middle School.; 670
Description: 212 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Michael Ferrari.

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In 1942, an eleven-year-old girl who longs to be a pilot and her family try to manage their lives in Rhode Island when the father goes to fight in World War II.
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This book will make you want to fly!

by clarissa598 (WorldCat user published 2009-06-29) Excellent Permalink

We read a preview copy of this book in school.  It made me want to learn to fly and airplane.  I loved Bird, the girl in the story.  She and her friend Kenji are the only ones who can save the President.  You'll have to read it to find out if she does!

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