Books tagged: airplanes

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Holy City
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Avareigh and Shane: two strangers who meet by chance on an airplane. She's running away from everything she knows and he's the only spectator. When he interferes with her plans, will a beautiful friendship-or perhaps even more-blossom?
Amelia Earhart: Never in Man's Shadow
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Biographical profile of Amelia Earhart. Earhart’s disappearance has mesmerized the American public ever since her fateful around-the-world flight in 1937. However, the public’s fascination with Lady Lindy began long before her disappearance as she ventured into what was an almost exclusively male domain: airplanes and flight, flaunting convention with panache. This is her story.
William Edward Boeing: Sky King
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Biographical profile of William Edward Boeing, one of America's great aviation pioneers. Award-winning author Daniel Alef tells the story of Boeing from his early days in timber to his discover of airplanes and flight. Boeing lived through the most difficult, yet exciting years of the growth of aviation and air transportation, being ultimately responsible for the jets spanning the globe.
The Loneliness of The Long Distance Father
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A divorced father and his small son wait at an airport departure gate, bracing themselves for the separation that lies ahead. If only they could always be together ... In this heart-rending story about fathers and sons in the age of divorce, critically acclaimed author, Simon Worrall, gives voice to feelings that millions of men have - but don't always share.
Flights Of Adventure
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flights of Adventure is a collection of real-life adventures to stir the blood of anyone who loves aviation. This book covers a wide variety of experiences, from wingwalking to notable female pilots like Marion Hogsdon, who changed the history of women forever. This is as close as you can get to experiencing aerial adventure while keeping your feet firmly planted on the ground.
Up the Airway
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs ยท Flying Destinations Pacific NW and BC. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,040. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Flying Coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Airports in British Columbia, along with Arctic destinations, are featured. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, and off-the-grid living. Written by a flight instructor with 7000 hours of flight experience.
Flying Stories II
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 155,660. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Flying Stories II - How I came to be a pilot and engineer and what happened after that. An all new revised, expanded edition eBook version with over a hundred images and photos relating to the stories and the era. The flying adventures of an aviation centered life told with humor and rich sarcasm.
RC Vehicles Gear Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011 by Ebook.Gd Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Remote control vehicles are something both the young and old can enjoy. If you want to bring out the kid in you, RC vehicles Gear Guide can just be the perfect thing you've been looking for! RC Vehicles Gear Guide is equipped with rich info about the types of RC Vehicles, Toy-grade and Hobby-grade RC Vehicles, Kit or Ready-To-Run, On-Road and Off-Road Vehicles, Gas-powered and Electric-powered.
CloudBurst Smoke Generator: Make Huge Clouds of Smoke
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Just Imagine! Generate huge clouds of smoke from any vehicle... even boats, airplanes and motorbikes. Always under your control. 100% safe and easy-to-do. Won't harm sensitive electronics or catalytic converters. Makes a fantastic smoke screen just like Hollywood! Comes complete with detailed illustrations, parts list and full instructions to assemble and install. Off-road use only.
Shooting Star: The First Attempt By A Woman To Reach Hawaii By Air
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Shooting Star is the story of Mildred Doran, who, in 1927 set her sights on becoming the first woman to fly from the West Coast of the United States to Hawaii, a distance of 2,400 miles. She was a participant in the Dole Transpacific Air Race, which promised fame and fortune to the first aviator to land at Honolulu from Oakland, California. You know about Amelia Earhart, now learn about Mildred.