6 Children’s Books for National Aviation Day

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Is your kiddo an aviation expert? If your child loves learning about anything that flies, National Aviation Day is the perfect time to extend their education.

In celebration of this special day, read a book together! Check out these children’s books that focus on the world of aviation.

Women Aviators: 26 Stories of Pioneer Flights, Daring Missions, and Record-Setting Journeys, by Karen Bush Gibson. Your older child can learn about some of most famous women in the history of flight.

The Big Book of Airplanes, by DK. Younger children can explore airplanes through this introduction to the world of aviation.

Ultimate Book of Airplanes and Airports, by Sophie Bordet-Petillon and Marc-Etienne Peintre. Discover the wide world of flight with this picture-filled pick.

The Little Airplane, by Lois Lenski. With bold, colorful illustrations and a simple story, this plane-packed children’s book is perfect for preschoolers and older toddlers.

How Airports Work, by Clive Gifford, Gulliver Hancock and Tom Cornell. Your child can learn about airports with this interactive, lift-the-flap style book.

Planes Board Book, by Byron Barton. Make this your little learner’s first book about planes. Tots who are into all things flight will get a kick out of the bold pages and bright illustrations.



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