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Author Engle, Margarita, author.

Title The flying girl : how Aida de Acosta learned to soar / Margarita Engle ; illustrated by Sara Palacios.

Publication Info. New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Acosta,A ENG    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Acosta,A ENG    Available
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience Ages 4-8.
K to grade 3.
Summary "Six months before the famous Wright Brothers' first flight, Aída de Acosta became the first woman to fly a powered aircraft."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Acosta, Aida de, 1884-1962 -- Juvenile literature.
Santos-Dumont, Alberto, 1873-1932 -- Juvenile literature.
Women air pilots -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women in aeronautics -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Flight -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Airships -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Palacios, Sara, illustrator.
ISBN 9781481445023 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
1481445022 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9781481445030 (ebook)

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