Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Born to Fly by Michael Ferrari

"Just 'cause I was a girl in 1941, don't think I was some sissy."

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Abstract: In 1942, an eleven-year-old girl who longs to be a pilot and her family try to manage their lives in Rhode Island when the father goes to fight in World War II.

Publisher: Delacorte; 212 pages

2 comments:

Jill said...

What a wonderful adventure book with a female heroine! Bird was a wonderfully developed main character, and the story was a great compliment. From bullying, to war, to prejudices, to death, and adventure in between, this book is the complete package! One of my tops for sure!!

Michael Ferrari said...

I'm so glad you enjoyed the book, Jill. Thanks for the kind words.