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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.
Pub Info New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2018]
©2018
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 940.54 PEARSON     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 940.54 PEA     AVAILABLE
 West Tisbury-Juvenile  J 940.54 PEA     AVAILABLE
 Brooks(Harwich)-YA  YA 940.54 PEA     AVAILABLE
 Oak Bluffs-Young adult  YA 940.5449 PEA     AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Descript 198 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.6 7 7 194793
Audience Age: 10 and up.
Grade: 7 to 8.
Summary In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written 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.
Bibliog. 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.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Girls & Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Military & Wars.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation / Aviation.
ISBN 9781534404106 (hardback)
1534404104 (hardback)
9781534404113 (paperback)
1534404112 (paperback)
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