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Violet the pilot

Author: Steve Breen; Lily Malcom; Dial Books for Young Readers,
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2008] ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Young Violet's only friend is her dog, Orville, until one of her homemade flying machines takes her to the rescue of a Boy Scout troop in trouble"--Title page verso.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Breen; Lily Malcom; Dial Books for Young Readers,
ISBN: 9780803731257 0803731256 9780425288191 0425288196 0606393242 9780606393249
OCLC Number: 148723417
Notes: "Manufactured in China on acid-free paper ; Designed by Lily Malcom"--Title page verso.
Awards: American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project (2009)
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Steve Breen.

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By the time she was eight, Violet Van Winkle could build elaborate flying machines from scratch. The kids at school tease her. Maybe she could earn their respect by winning the blue ribbon in the  Read more...

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"An engaging story of a spunky girl who follows her dreams...Violet is a terrific role model."--School Library Journal "Breen makes good use of both comedy and perspective in action-packed Read more...

 
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A nice addition to any young children's library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-10-23) Good Permalink

     Violet is a child inventor of very unique aircraft that she builds from the things she finds in the family junkyard.  She finally decides to enter the air show to try and win a prize.  On her way there she has to rescue a troop of boy scouts floundering in a river. ...
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