Item description for Betty Greene: Flying High (Heroes for Young Readers) by Renee Taft Meloche & Bryan Pollard...
Overview Heroes for Young Readers introduces younger children to the lives of Christian heroes! Whether reading for themselves or being read to, children love the captivating rhyming poems and unforgettable color illustrations of the Heroes for Young Readers series. Beautifully illustrated. After her heroic service during WWII, Betty Greene (1920-1997) helped form Missionary Aviation Fellowship. Missionaries needed supplies and transportation, and Betty's skillfull flying through deserts and jungles helped them serve God around the world.
Publishers Description "Children, parents, and teachers love the adventurous Christian Heroes: Then & Now biographies and unit study curriculum guides. Now the Heroes for Young Readers series introduces children ages 6 and up to the lives of Christian Heroes with rhyming text and vivid full-color illustrations. WWII veteran Betty Greene (1920-1997) combined her love of flying with her love for Christ by helping found the Mission Aviation Fellowship, which still uses airplanes to take the gospel around the world.
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Studio: Y W A M Pub
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.22" Width: 6.52" Height: 0.31" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Sep 28, 2004
Publisher YWAM Publishing
Grade Level Multiple Grades
Series Heroes For Young Readers
Series Number 9
ISBN 1576582396 ISBN13 9781576582398
Availability 5 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 16, 2017 08:29.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Betty Greene: Flying High (Heroes for Young Readers)?
Christian Missionary Pilot Biography - a rare find in prose Oct 21, 2008
This book has outstanding artwork, and the true story is told in prose form which is always good to read aloud to young children. Highly recommend this book for your children who have an interest in aviation - it's great to show them that their interests are often used by God for His glory!
Wish I liked it.... Feb 14, 2007
This is an entire series that I really do wish that I liked, but I just can't get into it.
Several of them were given to us to put into our library collection for a Christian school. The teachers will get excited when they see the covers, only to open them up and decide after the first page of forced rhymes that it really is not worth the effort to try to get students to read them.
This series would have been so much better if the information had just been presented rather than trying to make it "cute". The people have interesting enough lives that kids would probably be interested in reading about them and they are just the right size for younger children who are just starting to read on their own.