Women Aviators: 26 Stories of Pioneer Flights, Daring Missions, and Record-Setting Journeys
By Karen Bush Gibson. Chicago Review Press, $19.95. (208 p.)
Women Aviators features short biographies of a nice mix of female pilots—from Bessie Coleman in 1921 to Jacqueline Cochran during World War II to contemporary pilot Patty Wagstaff. Notes, glossary, and a bibliography add to this reference work for young readers. Ages 12-up.