Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material
Author Matthew Clark Smith
Smith, Matthew Clark, author.

Title Lighter than air : Sophie Blanchard, the first woman pilot / Matthew Clark Smith ; illustrated by Matt Tavares.

Publication Info. Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Lakeside Biography  92 BLA    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Shares the life of the first female to work as a professional balloonist, a woman who made more than sixty ascents until her death in an aviation accident in 1819.
Subject Blanchard, Marie-Madeleine-Sophie Armand, 1778-1819 -- Juvenile literature.
Blanchard, Marie-Madeleine-Sophie Armand, 1778-1819.
Women balloonists -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Balloonists -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
France -- History -- 18th century.
Women -- Biography.
France -- History -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Tavares, Matt, illustrator.
ISBN 9780763677329 (lib. bdg.) : $16.99
0763677329 (lib. bdg.) : $16.99

Available items only