Amelia Earhart: Lady Lindy (The Treasure Chest, Book 8)
Ann Hood’s pleasant ancient sequence keeps with one in every of America’s nice woman heroes!
Great-Uncle Thorne sends Maisie, Felix, and the Ziff twins on a perilous journey again in time during the Treasure Chest and into the Congo to discover Amy Pickworth, Thorne’s lacking aunt. whilst Maisie and Felix get separated from the twins, they use the magic of The Treasure Chest and locate themselves in early twentieth-century Kansas with a tender lady named Amelia Earhart.
Every Treasure Chest book incorporates a biography of the featured old determine besides Ann’s favourite evidence from her examine!
suffering to make feel of this new info. “Are your mom and dad outside?” “Yes,” Maisie acknowledged. in any case, her mom and dad have been outdoors. no matter what “outside” intended. the lady patted Maisie’s arm. “It is straightforward to wander away, isn’t it?” “Oh yes,” Maisie agreed. From the gap, Maisie heard Felix shout: “There she is!” on the sound of her brother’s voice, Maisie felt instantly larger. “This is my brother,” she instructed the lady, who had became towards Felix’s voice. “What within the world . . . ,”.
Years in the past out in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.” disillusioned, Maisie shot a glance at Felix. yet he didn’t appear to discover. “How anything heavier than air can fly . . . good, that baffles me,” Meelie’s father persevered. “Just one trip on a pony?” Pidge pleaded. “Then we’ll move see your flying machine.” Reluctantly, their father allow them to take a experience round the corral at the ponies. but if Pidge and Meelie begged for one more trip, he refused. “Look at these typhoon clouds,” he acknowledged. He led them to.
Maisie acknowledged, remembering the way it felt whilst she first stood on that degree for the audition. She’d notion she may well faint from fright. “Then cease complaining and let’s fly,” Meelie acknowledged. “Okay,” the pilot defined, “what’s going to take place is you 3 will climb in, I’ll begin the propeller, and I’ll bounce in as soon as it will get going. Boyd’s long past on domestic. ’Cause of the storm.” Meelie bought in first, by means of a reluctant Felix and a fair extra reluctant Maisie. The little seat used to be so tiny that.
Later turned United airways. the 1st stewardesses needed to be registered nurses, yet finally the career turned synonymous with lovely younger ladies, although their major function at the aircraft is to evacuate it in the course of emergencies. until eventually the past due Nineteen Sixties, stewardesses couldn't preserve their jobs in the event that they obtained married. that modified a bit of, letting them marry yet forcing them to hand over in the event that they had youngsters. by the point I turned a flight attendant, the picture had replaced, partly simply because males have been.
sort, Maisie idea. Mrs. Witherspoon enjoyed studies and oral displays. “. . . the gap Age . . . ,” Mrs. Witherspoon used to be asserting. “Your subject on your file can span the centuries!” a grin crept over Maisie’s face. The Aviatrix Room! correct in Elm Medona. Her mother’s bed room was once the Aviatrix Room. It had actual plane wings suspended from the ceiling and a whole cupboard of early aviation mementos. My room is sepia, her mom had complained while they’d first moved into the mansion.