The Daring Miss Quimby

By Suzanne George Whitaker; Catherine Stock (Illustrator)
Holiday House, Hardcover, 9780823419968, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 2009

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Description
1912, airplanes looked like bicycles with wings. When a spirited young woman named Harriet Quimby decides to learn how to fly, everyone says it's too dangerous. She tries it anyway and becomes the first woman in the United States to earn a pilot's license. Full color.



About the Author
Claudia Mills and Catherine Stock have collaborated on the entire Gus and Grandpa series, including the ALA Notable Book "Gus and Grandpa at Basketball". The author lives in Boulder, Colorado, and the artist lives in New York City.
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