Totally True Adventures-The $25,000 Flight : How Lindbergh Set a Daring Record

by Haskins Houran, Lori
32.00 NIS
Can Charles Lindbergh set a world record? Follow America s first superstar pilot in this high-flying Totally True Adventure. In the 1920s, flying was brand new and very dangerous. A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams tried. And many teams failed. Still, Charles Lindbergh felt he had a shot at the prize. He wasn t famous. He wasn t rich. But he was determined. He d cross the ocean in a tiny plane . . . and he d do it all by himself! After you've read the story, don't miss the bonus content with extra facts, a timeline, and more 20th century history, geography, and science-tie-ins!"

Number of Pages: 112

Lexile Level: 510L

Publication Date: 2014-08-26

Publisher: Random House

SKU: 9780385382847