The Wright Brothers: A Graphic Novel

  • 72 pages
  • 9380028466
  • Anglais
  • (Anglais)
The Wright Brothers: A Graphic Novel

≢ (Anglais) Read @The Wright Brothers: A Graphic Novel ⊱ Book Author Lewis Helfand ⋌ An accurate and well rounded account of an important historical event A focus on the Wright Brothers as children also makes the characters relatable for the target audience Recommended to YAs as well as myriad adult readers of YA lit Library Journal Helfand keeps the brothers from seeming like mythical figures by showing their failures, but he also shows that those failures were a source of motivation, not merely frustration, which is what makes the Wright brothers story so inspiring And their story doesnt end with their triumphant flight Helfand follows through with the rest of their lives, so readers learn what happened next and how the brothers were not able to rest on their laurels, but had to keep fighting to keep their work from being forgotten or overshadowed One particularly nice touch is that the roles of women in their lives were highlighted Their mother Susan passed down to them them her aptitude with machines and their sister Katharine was a constant source of support throughout their lives Banerjees soft colors and gentle lines give the right historical flavor to the drawings and his character designs are always clear enough for readers to follow easily As with all Campfire titles, there are extras in the backin this case factoids about the history of flight and a crossword puzzle, a nice touch for classroom use School Library Journal I found The Wright Brothers fascinating Whilst the focus of the book is, of course, on the invention and development of powered and controlled flight, Lewis Helfand and Sankha Banerjee show us that the lives of the Wright brothers were every bit as interesting as the contribution they made to history The story is skilfully told, giving the reader an understanding not just of what the Wrights did but of who they were and the deftly sensitive and beautifully coloured illustrations communicate a real sense of both character and period Books that to quote Lord Reith inform, educate and entertain, as this one does are to be prized Young readers will be both captivated and inspired by the lives of the Wright brothers, and that can only be a good thing Armadillo a well presented and thought out account, leaving the reader wanting to explore about some of the events described School Librarian I highly recommendCampfires comics They do what they are intended to do and do it in a way that excites kids about classic literature Chris Wilson, The Graphic Classroom a resource for teachers and librariansEveryone knows the story of the Wright Brothers Or do they This biography conveys the well known and the lesser known facts about Orville and Wilbur s lives, and does so by weaving the biographical information into a wonderful story The evocative illustrations combine with the storytelling prowess of Lewis Helfand to relate the Wright Brothers joint biography in a way never done before. The Official Licensing Site of The Wright Brothers Welcome to the Brothers Learn about and contact us today for any commercial licensing inquiries Home Page Aeroplane Home Aeroplane Company, a virtual museum pioneer aviation, invention airplane, man s first flights Sponsored by A brief biography Wright, inventors airplane photographs National Memorial Frequently Asked Questions Memorial is Must See attraction Outer Banks aviation enthusiast, history lover, virtually HISTORY were American pioneers In achieved powered, sustained David McCullough McCullough on FREE shipping qualifying offers New York Times bestseller from McCullough, two time winner US National Wind, sand, dream flight brought Kitty Hawk, North Carolina where, after four years scientific experimentation Cycle Works Seattle USA Map Directions Classes Fixed Gear Track Photos Links has been serving cycling community since Wikipedia Memorial, located in Kill Devil Hills, Carolina, commemorates successful, sustained, powered heavier than air Story Introduction table contents Part Biography life, story, death, sons Milton bishop United Brethren Christ was born April Millville Building Company TOP FREEDOM AWARD PATRIOTIC EMPLOYER May , honored have selected at Top Finalist nation SecretaryLewis Helfand Freelance Comic Book Writer View Lewis profile LinkedIn, world largest professional jobs listed their complete bol artikelen kopen Alle online Op zoek naar van Artikelen koop je eenvoudig online bij bol Vele aanbiedingen Gratis retourneren Boeken Kijk snel lezen dagen Facebook Facebook Join connect with others you may know gives people power share makes Author of creator writer Wasted Minute freelance whose comic book credits include graphic novels Kim, Journey Helfand Graphic Novels Comics Teen Young Adult Biographies Books List books author Abraham Lincoln From Log Cabin White House Campfire Heroes Line The Wright Brothers: A Graphic Novel

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