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The Resource Daredevil : the daring life of Betty Skelton, Meghan McCarthy

Daredevil : the daring life of Betty Skelton, Meghan McCarthy

Label
Daredevil : the daring life of Betty Skelton
Title
Daredevil
Title remainder
the daring life of Betty Skelton
Statement of responsibility
Meghan McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the life and career of the pilot, race car driver, and astronaut, Betty Skelton
Summary
A picture book introduction to the life of the mid-twentieth-century aviation and auto racing pioneer describes her fascination with vehicles during childhood and the daring achievements that earned her the title, "First Lady of Firsts."
Illustration
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2014
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10183330
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Meghan
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 004-008
  • AD640L
  • Decoding demand: 81 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 88 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 88 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
TL540.S5734
LC item number
M35 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 640
  • 640
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skelton, Betty
  • Skelton, Betty
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Women automobile racing drivers
  • Automobile racing drivers
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Women automobile racing drivers
  • Automobile racing drivers
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the daring life of Betty Skelton
Label
Daredevil : the daring life of Betty Skelton, Meghan McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
954309
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781442422629
Lccn
2012023603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781442422629
Label
Daredevil : the daring life of Betty Skelton, Meghan McCarthy
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
954309
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781442422629
Lccn
2012023603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781442422629

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