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            Kite Flying
             

            Kite Flying (Paperback, New title)

            By Lin, Grace

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            The family from Dim Sum for Everyone! is back for a new outing, building and flying their own kite. Lin celebrates the Chinese tradition of kite making and kite flying and lovingly depicts a family bonded by this ancient and modern pleasure. Full color.

            ISBN 9780553112542
            Published 15 June 2004 by Random House
            Interest Age 3-6 years
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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            Sterling Biographies (R): Amelia Earhart: A Life in Flight
             

            Sterling Biographies (R): Amelia Earhart: A Life in Flight (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Victoria Garrett

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            Knowing the risks, but taking the chance anyway - that was the internal compass that guided Amelia Earhart. This biography captures: Amelia's impressive sense of daring, evident from a very young age; her eagerness to promote women's abilities and desire to contribute to the worl ...

            ISBN 9781402751578
            Published 3 February 2009 by Sterling Juvenile
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Sterling Biographies
            This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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            How People Learned to Fly

            How People Learned to Fly (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Hodgkins, Fran; Kelley, True

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            For hundreds of years people have wanted to fly. Countless tried and failed, but now flying is very common. Read and find out about the many obstacles that have been overcome so planes and people can soar through the sky.

            ISBN 9780064452212
            Published 24 January 2008 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-9 years
            Series Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science: Stage 2 (Hardcover)
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            Adventurers in the Air

            Adventurers in the Air (Hardback)

            By Rushby, Pamela

            A thousand years ago, a man strapped wings to his arms and tried to fly. Six hundred years ago, drawings were made of a vehicle that looked very similar to a modern helicopter. Follow the fascinating story of humankind's attempt to fly and of the courage of individuals who launch ...

            ISBN 9781442507395
            Published 1 January 2009 by Harcourt Education
            Interest Age 5-12 years
            Series Insights
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            Kites for Everyone: How to Make and Fly Them
               

            Kites for Everyone: How to Make and Fly Them (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Greger, Margaret; Illustrated by Greger, Del

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            Easy-to-follow illustrated instructions show how to create more than 50 awesome, airborne objects -- everything from simple bag kites to Vietnamese, Snake, Dutch, Dragon, Bullet, Delta, and Flowform flyers.

            ISBN 9780486452951
            Published 27 October 2006 by Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            It's True! Pigs Do Fly (5)
             

            It's True! Pigs Do Fly (5) (Paperback, New title)

            By Denton, Terry

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            How would you go about flying if there was no one to teach you. For hundreds of years people have wished they could fly. But humans are heavy and they don't have hollow bones. So how did we get off the ground? Terry Denton uncovers al the death-defying, dumb and daring ideas behi ...

            ISBN 9781741143010
            Published 1 May 2004 by Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 7-10 years
            Series It's True!
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            Gliding Flight

            Gliding Flight (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Collins, John M.

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            THE GLIDING FLIGHT is a return to paper airplane basics: one person, one piece of paper, and a few folds later, one airplane. Using a refreshingly inventive approach to designs and flying characteristics, you can make 20 original paper planes, such as the Stealth, the Wind Devil, ...

            ISBN 9781580087261
            Published 1 September 2005 by Random House
            Interest Age 7-12 years
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            Understanding Gliding: The Principles of Soaring Flight
             

            Understanding Gliding: The Principles of Soaring Flight (Paperback, 4th Revised edition)

            By Piggott, Derek

            • OUR PRICE $55.00

            A study of gliding, exploring how and why a glider flies. Written by a gliding instructor, it seeks to demystify the theory behind the subject. This fourth edition is updated to include developments in technology and high-performance gliders.

            ISBN 9780713661477
            Published 1 August 2002 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Flying and Gliding
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            Avian Flight
              

            Avian Flight (Paperback)

            By Videler, John J.

            • OUR PRICE $144.99

            Covering the aspects of aerial locomotion by birds, this book includes sections on the history of thinking about bird flight, aerodynamics, functional morphology, evolution, kinematics, physiology, energetics and the cost of flight. It also provides insights into the trend in met ...

            ISBN 9780199299928
            Published 10 September 2006 by Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Oxford Ornithology Series
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            Planes
             

            Planes (Hardback, New edition)

            By Patchett, Fiona

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            Presents a selection of non-fiction reading books for developing readers. This work also provides an introduction to the subjects for older readers.

            ISBN 9780746074831
            Published 1 February 2007 by Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Beginners Series
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