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First in Flight: How a Photograph Captured the Takeoff of the Wright Brothers' Flyer (Captured History) Paperback – August 1, 2020

Part of: Captured History (13 Books)

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Book Description

Photography and strong narrative combine to tell the story of history-altering events; clean, modern layout appealing to students and adults alike.

About the Author

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. Many of his books have focused on U.S. history, geography, and the lives of world leaders. Michael has won several awards for his writing, and his graphic novel version of the classic tale Frankenstein (Stone Arch Books) was a Junior Library Guild selection.  Michael graduated from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor’s degree in history. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with his cat, Callie.

Product details

  • Grade Level : 5 - 9
  • Lexile Measure : 990L
  • Item Weight : 8.8 ounces
  • Paperback : 64 pages
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0756566579
  • ISBN-10 : 0756566576
  • Product Dimensions : 8.9 x 0.2 x 9.9 inches
  • Publisher : Compass Point Books (August 1, 2020)
  • Language: : English
  • Reading level : 10 - 14 years

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