Little Guides To Great Lives: Amelia Earhart by Isabel Thomas & Dàlia Adillon
This fully illustrated book about Amelia Earhart is part of the non-fiction series Little Guides for Great Lives: A series of biographies introducing inspirational historical figures to children aged 7-11. From artists to aviators and scientists to revolutionaries, Little Guides to Great Lives is a series of small-format guides introducing children to the most inspirational figures from history in a fun, accessible way, telling the stories of the most amazing people from all over the world and across history, with colourful illustrations and fresh design to bring their incredible stories to life. The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, Amelia Earhart was a superstar of aviation in the 1920s and 1930s and a pioneer of women’s rights. Her disappearance in 1937, while attempting to fly around the world, remains an unsolved mystery.
Isabel Thomas is a science writer and children's author. She has written more than 140 books for young people and has been shortlisted for the ASE Science Book of the Year, the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize and the Blue Peter Book Awards. Isabel also writes for children's science magazines Whizz Pop Bang! and The Week Junior. Dàlia Adillon studied Fine Art at the University of Barcelona and Illustration at Escola Massana in Barcelona. She now lives and works in Bristol.
Hardback: 64 pages.
19cm x 15cm.
Age: 7 to 11 Years.