Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart
by Candice Fleming
Schwartz & Wade/Random, 2011
A new biography that tells the story of Amelia Earhart's life as a child, a woman pilot and describes the searhc for her missing plane. Appropriate for children in ages 4 to 7.
Fleming begins her story aboard the coast guard ship Itasca, which is helping guide Amelia to the Howland Island for refueling. The U.S. Navy's failed its search-and-rescue mission. The book includes a bibliography and list of helpful websites.