Put readers in the pilot's seat of a jet! With vibrant graphics, action-packed photographs, and engaging text, this book will get readers excited about the fast, thrilling world of jets. Readers will learn how passenger jets are used for transport and how fighter and attack jets are used in the military. The forces that make a jet fly - lift, gravity, thrust, and drag - are also described. A comprehensive diagram displays the main parts of a jet. Simple, straightforward text breaks down complicated engine workings for readers. Also discussed are safety measures and jet history. Features include a table of contents, fast facts, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Big Buddy Books is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Format Price Qty
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Dewey 629.133
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Guided Reading Level O
Copyright 2011
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Graphics Full-color photographs
Imprint Big Buddy Books
ISBN 9781617146992
Format Reinforced Hardcover

Author: Sarah Tieck