Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart by Candace Fleming

By Candace Fleming

From the acclaimed writer of The nice and merely Barnum—as good as The Lincolns, Our Eleanor, and Ben Franklin's Almanac—comes the exciting tale of America's such a lot celebrated flyer, Amelia Earhart.

In alternating chapters, Fleming deftly strikes readers from side to side among Amelia's existence (from formative years up until eventually her final flight) and the exhaustive look for her and her lacking airplane. With fantastic images, maps, and handwritten notes from Amelia herself—plus informative sidebars tackling every little thing from the background of flight to what Amelia beloved to devour whereas flying (tomato soup)—this specified nonfiction name is tailored for center graders.

Amelia Lost acquired 4 starred reports and most sensible e-book of the yr accolades from School Library Journal, Kirkus Reviews, Horn publication Magazine, the Washington Post, and the New York Times.

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