Flygirl

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (8.60 hours)
Product Number: Z100132927
Released: Apr 24, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781538547489
Narrator/s: Bahni Turpin
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Description

All Ida Mae Jones wants to do is fly. Her daddy was a pilot, and years after his death she feels closest to him when she's in the air. But as a young black woman in 1940s Louisiana, she knows the sky is off limits to her, until America enters World War II, and the Army forms the WASP-Women Airforce Service Pilots. Ida has a chance to fulfill her dream if she's willing to use her light skin to pass as a white girl. She wants to fly more than anything, but Ida soon learns that denying one's self and family is a heavy burden, and ultimately it's not what you do but who you are that's most important.

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Author(s): Sherri L. Smith
Original Publish Date: Apr 24, 2018

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Author(s): Sherri L. Smith
Product Number EB00386485
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Speak
ISBN: #9781440699283

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