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Fly High! The Story of Bessie Coleman

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Fly High! The Story of Bessie Coleman

When Bessie Coleman was a child, she wanted to be in school -- not in the cotton fields of Texas, helping her family earn money. She wanted to be somebody significant in the world. So Bessie did everything she could to learn under the most challenging of circumstances. At the end of every day in the fields she checked the foreman's numbers -- made sure his math was correct. And this was just the beginning of a life of hard work and dedication that really paid off: Bessie became the first African-American woman to earn a pilot's license. She was somebody.
  • Authors: Louise Borden & Mary kay Kroeger
  • Reading Level: 9-12 years
  • Page Count: 40
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Brand SIMON & SCHUSTER
UPC 9780689864629
SKU CHBK101312