Books About Aircraft & Flying
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Fancy a year out between school and further studies? Thinking of letting the rat-race wait? This practical guide to planning and taking a year out offers advice on pre-trip preparation, where and when to go and ideas on what to do. Fancy a year out between school and further studies? Thinking of letting the rat-race wait? You need The Gap Year Book - a definitive, practical guide to planning and taking a year out. Packed with essential advice on pre-trip preparation and planning, the inside track on when and where to go, and numerous ideas on what to do, this book is a one-stop gap year shop.;Want to try yacht crewing? Fancy a stab at volunteering? Raring to go on a conservation project? We'll tell you how to organise all this and more, all you need now is your plane ticket! - full-colour world map showing gap year routes - tried and tested itineraries from real gappers - contact details for all the gap year placement companies and organisations - access to dedicated gap year discussion forum on lonelyplanet.com's Thorn Tree - Impressive breadth and depth of information supplied in a readable and entertaining way - information on the best courses to take and how to apply for jobs - quotes and tales from real gappers who've been there and done it - how to stay healthy away from home - 28,195 accepted university applicants deferred entry to take a gap year in 2002 (UCAS) - There are currently over 1,800,000 students following higher education programmes (NUSSL) - Average age of students is 16-25 (nusonline.co.uk) - Individual student spend is approximately pound5,535 pa - Average student spends pound524 p.a on travel (NUSSL) - Nearly a quarter do not buy holiday insurance (National Express) - 93 percent of higher education students in the UK have internet access (NOP
Nelson DeMille is one of America's most popular and bestselling authors. Here, the captivating storyteller takes us to Long Island, home of the super-rich and the setting for these three suspenseful novels...A privileged life is unsettled by the arrival of a Mafia don as a neighbour... A detective takes on the FBI when he investigates a horrific plane crash... And when a young couple are murdered, the finger of suspicion points in many directions...
There are dozens of planes and trucks to discover and colour at the busy airport in this fun and lively book. Each airport scene has a pre-coloured background and fun stickers to add to every page to make them easy for young children to complete.
Get stuck-in! Learn all about the most spectacular aircraft with this fantastic "Ultimate Sticker" book. Choose stickers from more than 60 in the book and either decorate your books and projects or create a scene on the pull-out landscape included. Learn about aircraft while having fun!
A sticker book that encourages children to fill in the busy airport scenes using the colourful stickers provided. It includes scenes such as arriving at the airport, the departure lounge and the runway, each begging to be filled with the planes, people, luggage carts and vehicles.
It's a very busy day at the airport! The simple push or pull of a tab in this chunky, interactive board book can cause all sorts of amazing things to happen: bags go round the carousel, helicopters take off and aeroplanes fly through the clouds! Full of delightful detail and magical mechanisms, this is the perfect book for keeping busy hands and busy minds entertained for hours.
A compilation containing three classic Commando war stories. It features Ghost Pilot", "Hoodoo Ace" and "Deck-Level Dawson"."
Following the bestselling success of Carlton's man-size Commando anthologies, here is the latest of the pocket-format compilations each containing of three classic Commando war stories printed the same size as the original comics. "Bombs Away!" features "Ghost Pilot", "Hoodoo Ace" and "Deck-Level Dawson". Hair-rising tales of bombing missions in Lacasters and Stirlings make this action-packed but handily formatted collection of stories a thrill for Commando fans of all ages.
Liam O'Connor should have died at sea in 1912. Maddy Carter should have died on a plane in 2010. Sal Vikram should have died in a fire in 2026. But all three have been given a second chance - to work for an agency that no one knows exists. Its purpose: to prevent time travel destroying history ...A time wave has struck that alters the entire history of the American Civil War. Abraham Lincoln has followed Liam into the present from 1831 - and now the world is in a dangerous state of limbo ...If the TimeRiders can't return Lincoln to the past, the Civil War will never end. Can Maddy persuade two colonels on either side of no man's land to cease fire long enough to save the future?
Liam O'Connor should have died at sea in 1912. Maddy Carter should have died on a plane in 2010. Sal Vikram should have died in a fire in 2026. But all three have been given a second chance - to work for an agency that no one knows exists. Its purpose: to prevent time travel destroying history ...Project Exodus - a mission to transport 300 Americans from 2070 to 54AD to overthrow the Roman Empire - has gone catastrophically wrong. Half have arrived seventeen years earlier, during the reign of Caligula. Liam goes to investigate, but when Maddy and Sal attempt to flee a kill-squad sent to hunt down their field office, all of the TimeRiders become trapped in the Roman past. Armed with knowledge of the future, Caligula is now more powerful than ever. But with the office unmanned - and under threat - how will the TimeRiders make it back to 2001 and put history right? This is book five in the bestselling "TimeRiders" series by Alex Scarrow. Ancient Rome gets a time-travel makeover! "TimeRiders" (Book 1) won the Red House Book Award older readers category, and was Penguin UK's first ever number one on the iBookstore.