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Sanderson, Brandon

Summary: "All her life, Spensa has dreamed of becoming a pilot. Of proving she's a hero like her father. She made it to the sky, but the truths she learned about her father were crushing. The rumors of his cowardice are true - he deserted his flight during battle against the Krell. Worse, though, he turned against his team and attacked them. Spensa is sure there's more to the story. And she's sure that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2019

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Pohl, Laura

Summary: After an alien attack devastates the Earth, pilot and future astronaut Clover Martinez bands with seven other teens in a struggle to survive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC POH

Sanderson, Brandon

Summary: When a long-term attack against her world by the alien Krell escalates, Spensa's dream of becoming a pilot may come true, despite her deceased father being labeled a deserter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION SAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC SAN

Bailer, Darice.

Summary: Instead of doing what other dogs do, Charlie Brown's dog imagines himself chasing the German World War I pilot, the Red Baron.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE BAI

Breen, Steve

Summary: "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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Breen 2008

Wein, Elizabeth.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: In 1943, a British fighter plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France and the survivor tells a tale of friendship, war, espionage, and great courage as she relates what she must to survive while keeping secret all that she can.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books 2012

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Bartlett, Claire Eliza

Summary: Seventeen-year-olds Revna, the daughter of a traitor, and Linne, the daughter of a general, must use forbidden magic to fly planes in wartime despite their deep dislike of each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC BAR

Wein, Elizabeth.

Summary: In 1943, a British fighter plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France and the survivor tells a tale of friendship, war, espionage, and great courage as she relates what she must to survive while keeping secret all that she can.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Bolinda Audio 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WEI

Malone, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAL

Bennis, Robyn

Summary: "All's fair in love and war," according to airship captain Josette Dupre, until her hometown of Durum becomes occupied by the enemy and her mother a prisoner of war. Then it becomes, "Nothing's fair except bombing those Vins to high hell." Before she can rescue her town, however, Josette must maneuver her way through the nest of overstuffed vipers that make up Garnia's military and royal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TOR 2018

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC BEN

Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de

Summary: The value of friendship, heroism as a goal, and responsibility as an engine of moral behavior, has found its ultimate manifestation in the world who discovers The Little Prince, the desired planet which all men have been exiled from, and that only would return just in stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salamandra 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 468.4 SAI

Egielski, Richard.

Summary: Separated from his favorite toy pilot action figure, young Jack envisions his lost friend's brave journey back home across the ocean, in a story complemented by a glossary of pilot terms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michael Di Capua Books/Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE EGI

Henderson, Dee.

Summary: Exchanging love letters with Navy pilot Grace Yates before her plane goes missing, Air Force pararescueman Bruce Stanton finds his efforts in a NATO conflict particularly challenging when he is assigned to the rescue mission.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HEN

Henderson, Dee.

Summary: Air Force pararescueman Bruce "Striker" Stanton spends his life rescuing pilots downed behind enemy lines, and Grace Yates flies an F/A-18 Hornet for the Navy. On their dangerous jobs away from home, they exchanged love letters. Now a fight between Syria and Turkey over water rights on the Euphrates has spiraled into a confrontation NATO finds itself struggling to prevent. For the military...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HEN

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "From the beloved and best-selling author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series and La's Orchestra Saves the World, a heartwarming tale of hope and friendship set during World War II, in which a British farm girl, an American pilot, and a German soldier are brought together by an unlikely hero: a (very cute) border collie. Val Eliot, a land girl working on an English farm during the war,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCall-Smith 2018

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ON

Henderson, Dee.

Summary: Heroes get a new meaning when you see inside their lives. Gracie is a Navy Pilot; Bruce works Air Force Pararescue. With dangerous jobs-often away from home-they write love letters. When Gracie is shot down behind enemy lines, Bruce has one mission: get her out alive. Uncommon Heroes: Welcome to a world where friendships go deep, loyalties stand strong, and uncommon heroes perform the toughest...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2011

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Henderson, Dee.

Summary: Gracie is a Navy pilot; Bruce works Air Force pararescue. When she is shot down behind enemy lines, Bruce has got one mission: get Gracie out alive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Multnomah Publishers 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HEN

Takahashi, Osamu.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Manga 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 NEO

Heywood, Joe T.

Summary: A fictional account of the air war through the eyes of Captain Barney South, the first Flying Ace of the Vietnam War. After having flown more than 90 hazardous missions, he is being offered the most important mission of the war, they say--although Barney is convinced he's being set up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hey

McCann, Colum

Summary: Newfoundland, 1919: Aviators Jack Alcock and Arthur Brown set course for Ireland as they attempt the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Dublin, 1845 and '46: On an international lecture tour in support of his subversive autobiography, Frederick Douglass finds the Irish people sympathetic to the abolitionist cause. New York, 1998: Leaving behind a young wife and newborn child,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MCC

Quinn, Kate

Summary: A fascinating historical novel about a battle-haunted English journalist and a Russian female bomber pilot who join forces to track the Huntress, a Nazi war criminal gone to ground in America.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Williams, Beatriz

6 holds on 5 copies

Summary: In 1947, photographer and war correspondent Janey Everett arrives at a remote surfing village on the Hawaiian island of Kauai to research a planned biography of forgotten aviation pioneer Sam Mallory, who joined the loyalist forces in the Spanish Civil War and never returned. Obsessed with Sam's fate, Janey has tracked down Irene Lindquist, the owner of a local island-hopping airline, whom she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Willam Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Dailey, Janet

Summary: Emily Hunter came to Alaska on the promise of marriage, but is soon on the run from her would-be husband. Stranded in the wilderness, she stumbles across a small plane-- and the rugged bush pilot who would reconnect with his estranged son. She's wary of trusting John Wolf, but sharing his wilderness home means protection from the predator on her trail. Will he be willing to risk everything to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC DAI

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