Air Show! (Hardcover)

By Treat Williams, Robert Neubecker (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, 9781423111856, 40pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2010



Ellie and Gill are going to the Air Show! There will be over 10,000 planes there. But there's one kind of plane in particular that Ellie's got her eye on. Will she go up in a stunt plane?

Beloved motion picture and television actor Treat Williams and acclaimed picture book creator Robert Neubecker team up to give kids a tour of the air show. Loaded with color and action and lots of cool pilot-speak, this book is the perfect book for read-alouds as well as for poring over again and again. Air Show is sure to find fans amongst young lovers of gadgets and vehicles. Blue sky? Check! Cool planes? Check! Ready for take-off!

About the Author

Golden Globe- and Emmy-nominated Treat Williams has starred in dozens of movies and TV shows over three decades, including "What Happens in Vegas" (2008) and "Everwood." A certified multi-engine airplane and helicopter flight instructor, he worked briefly as a professional pilot in the 1980s and recently completed training to fly jet engine planes. This is his first picture book for children.

Robert Neubecker ( is a regular contributor to ", Time, "the "Wall Street Journal" and the "Los Angeles Times." His books include "Wow! City!, " an American Library Association Notable book for 2005. A longtime New Yorker, Robert now lives in Park City, Utah.