Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Pearson, P. O'Connell (Patricia O'Connell), author.

Title Fly girls : the daring American women pilots who helped win WWII / P. O'Connell Pearson.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5449 PEA    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5449 PEA    Available
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 198 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience Age: 10 and up.
Grade: 7 to 8.
Summary An account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fighter pilots who answered their country's call in its time of need during World War II.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-182) and index.
Contents War clouds -- Preparing for war -- No more choices -- Answering the call -- Becoming Wasps -- Ferrying for Uncle Sam -- Yes to every job -- Greater heights -- Attacked -- At last -- Epilogue.
Subject Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.).
Women air pilots -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female -- Juvenile literature.
Women air pilots.
Air pilots, Military.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female.
ISBN 9781534404106 (hardback)
1534404104 (hardback)
9781534404113 (paperback)
1534404112 (paperback)

Available items only