The aviator's wife : A Novel. / Melanie Benjamin.
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- ISBN: 9780345534699 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2013.
In the spirit of Loving Frank and The Paris Wife, acclaimed novelist Melanie Benjamin pulls back the curtain on the marriage of one of America's most extraordinary couples: Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh."The history [is] exhilarating. . . . The Aviator's Wife soars."--USA Today NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER When Anne Morrow, a shy college senior with hidden literary aspirations, travels to Mexico City to spend Christmas with her family, she meets Colonel Charles Lindbergh, fresh off his celebrated 1927 solo flight across the Atlantic. Enthralled by Charles's assurance and fame, Anne is certain the aviator has scarcely noticed her. But she is wrong. Charles sees in Anne a kindred spirit, a fellow adventurer, and her world will be changed forever. The two marry in a headline-making wedding. In the years that follow, Anne becomes the first licensed female glider pilot in the United States....
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Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.5 ATOS Level
Electronic reproduction. New York : Delacorte Press, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2562 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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