Reviews for Glorious Flight : Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909


Horn Book Guide Reviews 2011 Spring
The Provensens' sublime picture book (winner of the 1984 Caldecott Medal) about French aviation pioneer Bliriot, the first man to fly across the English Channel, is once again available in hardcover. With breathtaking perspectives, gorgeous colors, engaging characters, and a trhs droll text, the book not only transports readers to turn-of-the-twentieth-century France but also conveys the experience of flight with immediacy. Copyright 2010 Horn Book Guide Reviews.

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Horn Book Magazine Reviews 2010 #6
The Provensens' sublime picture book (winner of the 1984 Caldecott Medal) about French aviation pioneer Blériot, the first man to fly across the English Channel, is once again available in hardcover. With breathtaking perspectives, gorgeous colors, engaging characters, and a tres droll text, the book not only transports readers to turn-of-the-twentieth-century France but also conveys the experience of flight with immediacy. martha v. parravano Copyright 2010 Horn Book Magazine Reviews.

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