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Title:
Race for the sky : the Kitty Hawk diaries of Johnny Moore
Author:
Gutman, Dan.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xiii, 178 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Summary:
Ordered to practice his writing skills in the blank book his mother gave him, fourteen-year-old Johnny would rather go fishing near his home on North Carolina's Outer Banks and cannot think of anything important to write until two "dingbatters" from Ohio arrive in 1900 and try to build a flying machine.
General Note:
Based on the real-life story of Johnny Moore.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
Ages 10-14.

880 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.4 6.0 74173.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 6.2 10 Quiz: 36504 Guided reading level: X.
ISBN:
9780689845543
Format :
Book