Amelia Earhart: Flying Solo (Young Voyageur)
From her first flying record set in 1922 to her mysterious disappearance in 1937,
Amelia Earhart earned fame and celebrity in a male-dominated world of aviation
during the golden age of flying.
One of the most famous aviators of all time, Amelia Earhart took the golden age of
flying by storm! Taking her first flight lesson in 1920, Earhart would go on to set the
world altitude record, be the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean alone, and
many more feats. Who knows what she could have accomplished if not for her
mysterious disappearance while attempting to fly around the entire world in 1937.
This incredible history of Amelia Earhart is written especially for young adult readers.
It is loaded with full color illustrations, comprehensive timelines, fascinating sidebars,
and info on key figures in Earhart's story. Perfect for any kid interested in flying, or
strong, important women in history!