The Little Balloonist

The Little Balloonist

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A soaring love story set in Napoleonic France 

This irresistible literary debut novel was inspired by the life of Sophie Blanchard, one of the first women to fly.

In Paris, a young widow inherits her late husband’s considerable debts, as well as his celebrated hydrogen balloon. Drawn by the allure of flight despite its dangers, Sophie takes to the skies with a boldness that wins her fame throughout the country. Along with her new celebrity, Sophie wins the love… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Plume (November 28, 2006)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 670 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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