WW2 Historical Fiction Book For Kids

Do you have a kid in middle school who loves horses, airplanes, and history? Flying Fillies is an illuminating chapter book inspired by historical events, and introduces readers to the brave WASP female pilots of World War II. This adventure book about female pilots in WW2 for 8 & up attracts glowing reviews from readers, parents. and grandparents, who will eagerly read along with their young ones.Β 

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The World of Flying Fillies

Inspired by the WASPs-Women Airforce Service Pilots, Flying Fillies is a historical fiction book for kids centering on a young girl.

Our story follows 12-year-old Dawn Springfield, the niece of a daring female pilot who was one of the first to join the WASP program at Avenger Field. And her friendship with the WASPs helps shape her growing years.

An aspiring cowgirl, Dawn keeps a diary on how horses inspire her.


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Women Airforce Service Pilots

Discover the remarkable heroines-Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) of WW2.Β 


Aircraft WW2

Buckle Up!

Explore the types of military aircraft the WASPs flew during WW2.


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Giddy Up!

Learn why horses are mighty friends of mankind.



WWII Quotes

“December 7, 1941 β€” a date which will live in infamy…” President Roosevelt

Research at the WASP Museum

A short video as I toured The National WASP WWII Museum in Sweetwater, Texas, summer of 2021.