Alis The Aviator by Danielle Metcalfe-ChenailAlis The Aviator by Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail

Alis The Aviator

byDanielle Metcalfe-ChenailIllustratorKalpna Patel

Hardcover | July 2, 2019

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Come along on an aviation journey with Alis! This spunky female guide will take you through an ABC of planes featuring gorgeous cut-paper art.

An A to Z of planes past and present, this book has stunning cut-paper art and a cute-as-a-button guide named Alis. Named for Dr. Alis Kennedy, likely one of the first Indigenous women to obtain a commercial pilot licence in Canada, Alis will take you on an aviation tour from the Avro Arrow to the Zeppelin and everything in between.

Meticulously researched and uniquely crafted, this is a one-of-a-kind book that will delight aviation fans big and little.
DANIELLE METCALFE-CHENAIL is a historian and a former Historian Laureate for the city of Edmonton, as well as a former president of the Canadian Aviation Historical Society. She has written For the Love of Flying: The Story of the Laurentian Air Services and Polar Winds: A Century of Flying the North, and edited In This Together: Fifte...
Title:Alis The AviatorFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 9.31 × 9.44 × 0.41 inPublished:July 2, 2019Publisher:TundraLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1101919051

ISBN - 13:9781101919057


Editorial Reviews

PRAISE FOR Alis the Aviator:

“This is an alphabet book with a difference! . . . A delight to any child interested in identifying planes.” --Resource Links

“A plane fan’s new best friend.” --School Library Journal