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Did you know that Amelia Earhart built her own roller coaster before she was 10 years old? And what do you suppose happened to her while she was exploring a spooky cave and sledding down a steep, icy hill? Find the answers and share all of Amelia Earhart's childhood adventures in this volume of the Young Patriots Series.

Praised by parents, teachers, and historians, the Young Patriots Series is an ideal way to sweep today's young listeners into history. The everyday details of family life, the time period in which they lived, what they wore, and the challenges they faced in school create a window through which children can access history. The early evidence of character, responsibility, ability, and courage are showcased in common situations to which every child can relate.

©1999 Jane Moore Howe; (P)2007 Blackstone Audio Inc.

Critic Reviews

"This engaging story will entertain young readers - highly recommended." (Midwest Book Review)
"What makes this chapter book especially appealing...is that the author tells real stories, not fanciful ones, about Earhart's childhood." (ForeWord)

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This book only talked about Amelia when she was little not when she traveled the world and never came back