Meet the Authors
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA,UNO
Meeting Type: Meet the Authors
Cost: Included with full conference and exhibits only registration.
Flying Girl & Jazz Owls
Flying Girl: Presents a picture book biography of Aída de Acosta and how she learned to pilot an airship and became the first woman pilot.
Jazz Owls: In early 1940s Los Angeles, Mexican Americans Marisela and Lorena work in canneries all day then jitterbug with sailors all night with their zoot suit wearing younger brother, Ray, as escort until the night racial violence leads to murder. Includes historical note.