The Flying Circus
Publish date: 2015-07-07
Publisher: Gallery Books
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
"THE FLYING CIRCUS" is a well-crafted, colorful and engaging novel that faithfully recaptures the spirit of the barnstorming era in America during the early 1920s. Through the lives of 3 compelling characters --- Henry Schuler, an 18 year old from Indiana with considerable mechanical skills who has ...
I chose this book from NetGalley because I enjoyed Crandall’s Whistling Past the Graveyard, the very first book I got from NetGalley, (this is my 204th) I seem to be on a reading kick wrapped around the 1920s and 30s, so this book fit in perfectly. Also, I’ve been reading a lot lately about women da...
I really liked this book. I remember seeing old newsreels of wing walkers and old planes doing tricks. I remember even reading a book where the mother took the kids out to take a plane ride from one of the barnstormers. But I never really knew of its popularity and that there was competition. So yet...