The Flight of the Union by Tekla White

The Flight of the UnionIf you have been to Niagara Falls and crossed the suspension bridge over the Niagara River between the United States and Canada you probably didn’t even think about how they were able to start building that bridge way back in 1847. Young Homan Walsh and his kite made it possible. The ups and downs of Homan flying his kite in a history making kite contest make a good story that should interest kids aged 5-9 whether it is read to them or they can read it themselves. Adults will be interested in the historical background information at the back of this easy reader.

Posted by: Iris

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