|About the Book|
The most exciting adventures are the ones that really happened! This brand-new Totally True Adventures book follow Americas first superstar pilot, Charles Lindbergh.In the 1920s, flying was brand new--and very dangerous.A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams tried. And many teams failed. Still, Charles Lindbergh felt he had a shot at the prize. He wasnt famous. He wasnt rich. But he was determined. Hed cross the ocean in a tiny plane . . . and hed do it all by himself!After youve read the story, dont miss the bonus content with extra facts, a timeline, and more 20th century history, geography, and science-tie-ins! From the Trade Paperback edition.