Nugget on the Flight Deck (Hardcover)

By Patricia Newman, Aaron Zenz (Illustrator)

Walker & Company, 9780802797353, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2009

List Price: 16.99*
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Readers are in for a treat as a young nugget prepares for his first hop in a real bird, as well as a complete tour around the Mother ship. They even test their flight skills in a practice dogfight. The lieutenant keeps the jargon flowing during this tour of duty that will have young readers spooled up to use their new vocabulary.

Expertly researched and dynamically illustrated, this patriotic adventure is chock full of information for military buffs and aspiring aviators alike.

About the Author

PATRICIA NEWMAN is the author of Jingle the Brass. She has worked as a teacher and computer programmer and conducts workshops for schools and libraries. She lives in Carmichael, California. www.patriciamnewman.comAARON ZENZ has worked as an illustrator, a graphic, multimedia, and toy designer, a college instructor, a fine artist, and an author. His work includes the I Can Read books, The Hiccupotomas, and Nascar ABCs featuring Howie. He lives in Spring Lake,