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Taking Flight: My Story by Vicki Van Meter

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Written with humor and self-deprecating charm, Taking Flight is the story of how one ordinary girl dared to accomplish some extraordinary things. As told to acclaimed author Dan Gutman, Vicki's story is enthralling. She speaks of the goals she set, of her disappointments and remarkable achievements, and re-creates her two dramatic flights in vivid detail.
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published August 1st 1995 by Viking Children's Books
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Mar 08, 2014 Oblongata rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Aviators, People who want to learn how to fly, People just looking for inspiration
At the age of eleven? Goodness gracious me.
Just the fact that she wanted to do something just for the heck of it and accomplished it is great. Vicki Van Meter makes me want to get my own Pilot license and quit making up excuses and just do it.
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