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Fearless Flyer Free download Î 7 Ö On November 19 1916 at 825 am Ruth Law took off on a flight that aviation experts thought was doomed She set off to fly nonstop from Chicago to New York City Sitting at the controls of her small bi plane exposed to the elements Law battled fierce winds and numbing cold When her engine ran out of fuel she glided foIn the air and headed for New York City where crowds waited to greet her In this well researched action packed picture book Heather Lang and Raúl Colón recreate a thrilling moment in aviation history Includes an afterword with archival photograph. I enjoyed this book about Ruth Law a pioneering female flyer She made a solo flight from the Chicago area to New York City She was hoping for it to be a nonstop flight That did not end up happening but she was the first to make a solo flight that long I liked Colon's illustrations I'm not sure it would be appropriate for the book award list I read for but it would certainly be eligible for Chickadee

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On November 19 1916 at 825 am Ruth Law took off on a flight that aviation experts thought was doomed She set off to fly nonstop from Chicago to New York City Sitting at the controls of her small bi plane exposed to the elements Law battled fierce w. Interesting beautifully written and illustrated true story about a woman who merits the book's title Young readers will find this nothing gonna stop me pilot cool Her actual uotes are colorful and skillfully interwoven with the suspenseful and inspiring text

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Fearless FlyerInds and numbing cold When her engine ran out of fuel she glided for two miles and landed at Hornell New York Even though she fell short of her goal she had broken the existing cross country distance record And with her plane refueled she got back. A play by play of Ruth Law's historic flight from Chicago to New York City Law made the flight during a time in which women were actively discouraged from flying and just a few short years after the Wright Brothers made history with their airplane design She endured freezing temperatures and other weather phenomena in an era in which technology consisted of a lap map for directional purposesPrismacolor pencils and lithograph crayons were used to create the illustrations for the book The story opens with a uote from Law and numerous uotes are worked into the text giving the book a diary like ualityBack matter includes an author's note photos of Ruth Law bibliography websites exhibit info and source notes Recommended for grades 3 5