Robert Burleigh

Robert Burleigh is the award-winning author of many books for children, including The Adventures of Mark Twain by Huckleberry Finn, illustrated by Barry Blitt; Night Flight, illustrated by Wendell Minor; and Black Whiteness, illustrated by Walter Lyon Krudop. His many other books include Hoops; Stealing Home; and Clang! Clang! Beep! Beep! He lives in Michigan.

Books by this Author

Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea
Zoom! Zoom!
Look Up!
Messenger, Messenger
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Flying with Amelia Earhart in the NIGHT FLIGHT

Award-winning author Robert Burleigh has captured Amelia Earhart's first solo flight across the Atlantic in 1928. She was only the second person to do this – and the first woman.

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