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Talkin' About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman

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SKU AABA978-0439352437

Nikki Grimes (A) and E. B. Lewis (ILT)

List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Aviation - 2002)

Learn how a young African-American woman living in an era of segregation achieved her dream of flying. When the Wright brothers took their historic flight, 11-year-old Bessie Coleman vowed to become the first African-American female pilot. Your child will be inspired by Bessie faith and determination to overcome poverty, racism, and gender discrimination. (46 pgs) Ages 5-9

Grade Level: Preschool - 3
Lexile Measure: 1050L 
Series: Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books
ISBN-13: 978-0439352437
Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.5 x 12 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds