The Crew: The Story of a Lancaster Bomber Crew

A moving tribute to the sacrifice and bravery of the fliers of RAF Bomber Command The Crew, based on interviews with Ken Cook, the crew s sole surviving member, recounts the wartime exploits of the members of an Avro Lancaster crew between 1942 and the war s end.

The Flight Girls

A stunning story about the Women Airforce Service Pilots whose courage during World War II turned ordinary women into extraordinary heroes 1941 Audrey Coltrane has always wanted to fly It s why she implored her father to teach her at the little airfield back home in Texas It s why she signed up

The Spitfire Girls

Three skilled aviators determined to help win the war Three brave women who know their place is not at home At the height of World War II, the British Air Transport Auxiliary need help A group of young women volunteer for action, but the perils of their new job don t end on the tarmac Things are

Circling the Sun

Brought to Kenya from England as a child and then abandoned by her mother, Beryl Markham is raised by both her father and the native Kipsigis tribe who share his estate Her unconventional upbringing transforms Beryl into a bold young woman with a fierce love of all things wild and an inherent

Daughters of the Night Sky

A novel inspired by the most celebrated regiment in the Red Army about a woman s sacrifice, courage, and love in a time of war Russia, 1941 Katya Ivanova is a young pilot in a far flung military academy in the Ural Mountains From childhood, she s dreamed of taking to the skies to escape her bleak

The Wright Brothers

Two time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story behind the story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly Wilbur and Orville Wright.On a winter day in 1903, in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, two unknown brothers from Ohio changed history But

Flight or Fright: 17 Turbulent Tales

Fasten your seatbelts for an anthology of turbulent tales curated by Stephen King and Bev Vincent This exciting new anthology, perfect for airport or airplane reading, includes an original introduction and story notes for each story by Stephen King, along with brand new stories from Stephen King

The Secrets of Flight

This captivating, breakout novel told in alternating viewpoints brings readers from the skies of World War II to the present day, where a woman is prepared to tell her secrets at last Estranged from her family since just after World War II, Mary Browning has spent her entire adult life hiding from

After the Flood: What the Dambuster Did Next

After the famous dams raid, thousands of equally daring missions were flown in WWII by 617 Squadron Find out about them here, from former RAF Tornado Navigator and Gulf War veteran John Nichol The role RAF 617 Squadron in the destruction of the dams at the heart of the industrial Ruhr has been