Summary: Dr. John Jeffries and his pilot, Jean-Pierre Blanchard, each want to be the first man to fly from one country to another, across the English Channel. There's only one problem: they can't stand each other! Inspired by the true story of the first international flight.
Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 2016
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE OLS
Summary: In Paris, France, more than a hundred years ago, a small man named Lalouche is let go from his job as a mail carrier and discovers that he has great skill as a fighter.
Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2013