True life stories of the most amazing people EVER! Meet AMELIA EARHART, the world-famous daredevil pilot who was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
- How she tricked her dad into letting her fly,
- What she had in common with a sack of potatoes
- And how she became a fashion icon and all-time legend.
Get to know AMELIA on First Name terms.
This is Book 3 in the First Names Series. See all First Names books here.
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