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Fly High!: The Story of Bessie Coleman

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4 out of 5
Based on 3 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
Besse Coleman was born in rural Texas in 1892. She loved school, especially learning about numbers, and she was a good reader, too. Yet when it was time to pick cotton she had to work in the fields instead of going to school. Nevertheless, she was determined to be somebody when she grew up.

In her early twenties, Bessie moved to Chicago. Perhaps there she could "find a bigger life." In ... More

Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (9 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages40
ISBN-100606297448
ISBN-13978-0606297448
Publication Date03/2004
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About Louise Borden (Author) : Louise Borden is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Louise Borden include Off to First Grade, The Lost-and-Found Tooth, Cecily G. and the 9 Mon... more
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About Mary Kay Kroeger (Author) : Mary Kay Kroeger is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Mary Kay Kroeger include Fly High!: The Story of Bessie Coleman, Paperboy.
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About TERESA FLAVIN (Illustrator) : TERESA FLAVIN is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of TERESA FLAVIN include Suitcase, Fly High!: The Story of Bessie Coleman, All Families Are Sp... more
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