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Hutchison, Patricia

Summary: Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the invention of the airplane. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 609 HUT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J609 MOM

Slader, Erik

Summary: Describes the lives of the two American brothers who designed, built, and flew the first heavier-than-air aircraft to fly successfully, detailing the many ishaps and misadventures that preceded it.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD 387.7 Slader 2018

Davis, Lynn

Summary: "The Wright Brothers are famous for their role in the history of flight! Kids can read this book to find out more about the Wright Brothers and how they flew the first airplane. They will learn how the Wright Brothers started a bicycle shop first and how their first flight at Kitty Hawk went"--Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 DAV

Slader, Erik

Summary: Describes the lives of the two American brothers who designed, built, and flew the first heavier-than-air aircraft to fly successfully, detailing the many mishaps and misadventures that preceded it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 387.7 SLA

Freedman, Russell.

Summary: Follows the lives of the Wright brothers and describes how they developed the first airplane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1991

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.13 FRE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 FRE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 920 FRE

Hook, Jason.

Summary: A biography of the two brothers who built and flew the first powered airplane in 1903.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bookwright Press 1989

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 920 HOO

Maurer, Richard

Summary: Presents a brief biography of the sister of Orville and Wilbur Wright.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Haskell

Yolen, Jane.

Summary: Provides a look at the lives of Orville and Wilbur Wright, as seen through the eyes of their younger sister, Katharine, who provided support and encouragement while they worked on their many inventions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.13 Yolen

Old, Wendie C.

Summary: Traces the work that the two Wright brothers did together to develop the first machine-powered aircraft.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 OLD

Bailey, Gerry.

Summary: "The Wright brothers glider is discovered by Digby and his sister Hannah in Mr, Rummage's stall at a busy antiques market. This stall holds many different objects and each one tells a great story! Both children love listeining to Mr. Rummages's amazing tales of the people who owned these items and how each person make history."--cover

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. Co. 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.13 Bailey

Hossell, Karen Price

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.13 Hossell

Stein, R. Conrad.

Summary: A brief biography of the two famous bicycle makers from Dayton, Ohio, focusing on their efforts to build and fly an airplane, starting with kites and gliders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1981

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB WRIGHT STE

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents the lives and accomplishments of the Wright brothers, high school dropouts from Dayton, Ohio, who started out repairing bicycles and went on to build and fly the first successful airplane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Pengion Group (USA) 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 920 BUC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 WRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET WRIGHT

Parker, Steve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 PAR

Kientz, Chris

Summary: Four middle schoolers, with the help of a mysterious museum "fabrications specialist," named Al, travel through time to restore the Wright Brothers place in aeronautic history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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