Synopses & Reviews
Readers will find much to admire in this handsomely illustrated introduction to twenty-eight types of jets. They will learn how a jet engine works, fly aboard a Nighthawk Stealth Fighter, and find out more about jets like the Concorde, the U-2 spy plane, the Goblin, and the Vertijet.
This book is certain to appeal to young children learning the alphabet, older readers discovering the world of jets, and adult aviation aficionados.
Jerry Pallotta is an award-winning author of children's alphabet books and imaginative fiction. His books combine interesting facts, detailed research, humor, and realistic illustrations that mesmerize children everywhere.
About the Author
Prepare for takeoff! Jerry Pallotta brings us another high-flying alphabet book with a lot of velocity. THE JET ALPHABET BOOK propels young minds into the wild blue yonder to fly with Goblins and Nighthawks while they lock in solid reading skills. Learn that the Flying Falcon, while able to carry 3000 pounds of fuel, can only fly for an hour and a half. The Dream, a Russian jet, is large enough to carry ten school buses! Zillions of other exciting facts about the jet age zoom across the pages of this book.