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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

François Roca

FRANÇOIS ROCA has illustrated many picture books, including Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing by April Jones Prince and Muhammad Ali: Champion of the World by Jonah Winter. He lives and works outside Paris, France.

Soar, Elinor!

Soar, Elinor!

Tami Lewis Brown; Illustrated by François Roca
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Elinor Smith was six when she first went for a ride in a rickety "flying machine," and she was just sixteen when she earned her aviation license in 1928. But not everyone thought that girls should...

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