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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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Esguerra, A. C.

Summary: "A pilot wants nothing more than to fly. Or so he thought, until he crosses paths with a mysterious thief whose tricks draw him into unchartered territory and new adventure. In a life where the truth changes as quickly as clouds in the sky, the pilot must decide for himself what freedom really means."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Archaia 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 ESG

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

Warren, Susan May

Summary: A series of mistakes on the job has cost lives, and Pete Brooks isn't sure he wants to continue to work in search and rescue. Ever since Jess Tagg broke his heart, Pete thinks leaving Montana might be the best way to move forward. When Jess-- along with two other women-- are involved in a highway crash and then taken captive and dragged into the wilderness, Pete must trust his skills and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION WAR

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

Fesperman, Dan

Summary: As an F-16 fighter pilot, Darwin Cole was a family man on top of his world. Now he's a washout-drunk and alone in a trailer in the Nevada desert, and haunted by what he saw on the display of the Predator drone he "piloted," especially by the memory of an Afghan child running for her life. He reluctantly teams up with three journalists seeking to discover the identity of the anonymous--and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Fesperman, Dan

Summary: "A psychologically gripping descent into the eerie realm of drone warfare, led by one pilot's risky quest to expose its darkest secrets. As an F-16 fighter pilot, Darwin Cole was a family man on top of his world. Now he's a washout-drunk and alone in a trailer in the Nevada desert, and haunted by what he saw on the display of the Predator drone he "piloted," especially by the memory of an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FES

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRE

Heath, Lorraine

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "1941. A talented flier, Jessie Lovelace yearns for a career in aviation. When the civilian flight school in her small Texas town begins to clandestinely train British pilots for the RAF, she fights to become an instructor. But the task isn't without its perils of near-misses and death. Faced with the weight of her responsibilities, she finds solace with a British officer who knows firsthand...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2022

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HEA

Warren, Susan May

Summary: Search-and-rescue pilot Kacey Fairing returned home to Mercy Falls, Montana determined to put the past behind her and start a new life. Ben King abandoned his past-- and Kacey-- when he moved to Nashville to start his career. When his father calls him home to help with PEAK Rescue in Glacier National Park during the flash floods, Ben will have to work with Kacey to save lives. When old secrets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION WAR

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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

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

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

Sanderson, Brandon

Summary: "Return to the planet Detritus with FM, Alanik, and Jorgen in this must-have three-novella collection featuring exclusive character art and deleted scenes from Skyward with commentary from Brandon Sanderson"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2022

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Peterschmidt, Betsy

Summary: "To prove that she is worthy of becoming a pilot, Amelia Erroway sets off alone on her father's prized craft until a fierce storm crashes her ship and she must use her wits to survive--and find a way home"--BTCat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 PET

Hannigan, Kate

Summary: When Mae's Aunt Willa and Aunt Jane, both pilots, are kidnapped by evil Metallic Falcon, Josie, Mae, and Akiko, the Infinity Trinity, pursue them from Chicago to Sweetwater, Texas, to Paris, France.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HAN

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

Deutermann, Peter T.

Summary: A novice naval aviator grows into a hero in this gripping and authentic WWII adventure by a master storyteller. Lieutenant Bobby Steele, USN, is a fresh-faced and eager naval aviator: a 'Nugget,' who needs to learn the ropes and complex procedures of taking off and returning safely to his aircraft carrier. A blurry night of drinking lands him in an unfamiliar bed aboard the USS Oklahoma; later...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Deu

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: Seeking to rebuild his life, ex-Baltimore cop Nate Burke takes a job as Chief of Police in the tiny, remote Alaskan town of Lunacy, where he comes face to face with the independent Meg Galloway and an unsolved fifteen-year-old-crime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

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 Nonfiction, Call number: J 468.4 SAI

Malone, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Display, Call number: FIC MAL

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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 Easy, Call number: JE EGI

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