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June 22, 2009

Daring American Heroes of Flight Has Been Published

Author Jennifer Reed has written a collective biography of nine inspiring aviators. In choosing which heroes to include in her book, Ms. Reed introduce them as follows:

"All had a dream to fly and all were determined to reach that dream through
perseverance and hard work. At great risk--even at the cost of life--these brave
men and women made the desire to fly a reality for the world."
Covered in the book are: The Wright Brothers; Bessie Coleman; Charles Lindbergh; Amelia Earhart; Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.; Neil Armstrong; Eileen Collins; and Sally Ride.

This book is illustrated with full-color photographs, is 128 pages, ISBN 978-1-59845-081-1. Part of the Great Scientists and Famous Inventors series published by Enslow Publishers, Inc.