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Daredevil : the daring life of Betty Skelton

Author: Meghan McCarthy
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Recounts the life and career of the pilot, race car driver, and astronaut, Betty Skelton.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Betty Skelton; Betty Skelton
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meghan McCarthy
ISBN: 9781442422629 1442422629 9781442481886 1442481889
OCLC Number: 801681388
Notes: "A Paula Wiseman Book."
"The illustrations for this book are rendered in acrylic paint."--Preliminary page.
Target Audience: 004-008.; Elementary Grade.; 640
Description: 1 volume, unpaged : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Daring life of Betty Skelton
Responsibility: Meghan McCarthy.

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Recounts the life and career of the pilot, race car driver, and astronaut, Betty Skelton.

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DAREDEVIL, * starred review Ever hear of Betty Skelton? Most people haven't, yet this woman was a whirling daredevil who liked to go fast and broke records in aviation and auto racing. In the 1930s, Read more...

 
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