Lighter Than Air: Sophie Blanchard, the First Woman Pilot

by Matthew Clark Smith

Illustrations by Matt Tavares

Take to the skies with Sophie Blanchard—a woman meant for the air—as she discovers the incomparable sensation of flight in this beautifully told tale. Author’s note. Illustrator’s note. Selected bibliography. Full-color illustrations done in ink and watercolor.

ISBN: 9780763677329

JLG Release: July 2017

JLG Member Price

Biography Elementary

Grades 2-6


14 books / $17.05 a book