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Night Flying Avenger

Pete Grant

Night Flying Avenger

by Pete Grant

  • 266 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7676936M
    ISBN 100517111624
    ISBN 109780517111628

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Written as a novel, it is the summary of Pete Grant, USN Avenger night fighter pilot operating from the USS Saratoga My primary interest was the beginnings of USN night carrier operations from pilot experience and viewpoint.

Night operations from postage stamp jeep carrier, CVE, Atlantic, because the carrier skipper thought it a good idea /5(2). NIGHT FLYING AVENGER.

GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. The pseudonymous Grant's first novel--all about a young man who leaves college after Pearl Harbor to become a Navy pilot. Night Flying Avenger by Pete Grant Horwitz Publications,pages.

P.G., a Grumman TBF Avenger torpedo bomber pilot in Air Group 53 aboard aircraft carrier Saratoga (CV-3), flies nighttime missions in the Pacific War in this "autobiographical historical fiction." Dangers arise not only from the enemy but also from landing on a darkened aircraft carrier's deck.

Night Flying is one of those young adult books I happened to pick up by accident because it was in the wrong section at the Case book sale. Glad I did, because this is a fun little book. Murphy never talks down to her audience, refreshing in a YA novel, and better yet, adult readers won't gag on /5(10).

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Flying at Night by Rebecca L. Brown is a bittersweet and touching novel of healing. Piper Whitman has a lot on her plate when she unexpectedly becomes her father's caretaker. Her husband, Isaac Hart, is a law professor who is also part of The Innocence Project so he works long hours and even when he is home, he is not always engaged with his /5.

Night Flying is one of those young adult books I happened to pick up by accident because it was in the wrong section at the Case book sale. Glad I did, because this is a fun little book.

Murphy never talks down to her audience, refreshing in a YA novel, and better yet, adult readers won't gag on the sentiment/5. The Hardcover of the Night Flying Avenger by Pete Grant at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+down. Flying at Night was a pleasure to read.

Not only well-written and engaging, it was a fascinating deep dive into the complicated lives of a family simultaneously dealing with aging parents and a precocious child newly diagnosed with autism. I would recommend this book to anyone/5(58). These were dangerous hours for democracy; George chose a most dangerous specialization.

Single-engine over-water flying, searching for the enemy, and low attacks through flak or fighters is not for the weak of heart. He could have joined the surface navy, or Cited by: 3. Night Flying is one of those young adult books I happened to pick up by accident because it was in the wrong section at the Case book sale.

Glad I did, because this is a fun little book. Murphy never talks down to her audience, refreshing in a YA novel, and better yet, adult readers won't gag on /5(11). The Hansen women have always flown at night, even in bad weather. Aunt Eva actually prefers storms.

She says she makes better time that way. Though often she ends up on the east end of town and has to walk back along the railroad bed if the wind isn't blowing in her favor.

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A selection of signed books. The Merest Chants. Avenger is a political thriller novel by Frederick Forsyth published in September It was adapted for television as the film Avenger starring Sam Elliott.

Plot summary. The first act of the novel introduces Calvin Dexter, the main character of the : Frederick Forsyth.

First brought out in this was the book that really started it all, and not just the ‘The Avenger’ series, but a lot of pulp-fiction to follow. With the writer Paul Ernst writing it whilst using the Kenneth Robeson house-name, it manages to really set the tone of the characters and the world.

Avenger opened with a three paragraph stage-setting prolog that didnt even fill a quarter of a page. This is a good way to start a thriller. This is a good way to start a thriller.

Chapter 1 introduced the main character over eight pages and ended with the event that draws him into action.4/5. The Avenger is a crime novel by the British writer Edgar Wallace.

Film adaptation. In it was adapted into a West German film The Avenger, part of a long-running series of Wallace adaptations. References. Bibliography. Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Author: Edgar Wallace. Night Flight is a very short novel about the air mail service in South America in On this particular night, one plane gets lost in a storm and crashes, and the Buenos Aires station chief waxes philosophical about Duty vs.

Love and Happiness. This book is only 87 pages (with 14 point font), but still felt ponderous and melodramatic to me/5. night flight is contained in the acronym N.I.G.H.T. Each letter asks a question or relates to a topic that I think a pilot should consider before every night flight.

The five simple letters stand for five critical issues that address impor-tant operational issues, potential haz-ards, or File Size: KB. aboard action aircraft American asked attack Avenger aviation Barbara battle bomber bombs brother Bush's cadets carrier Chichi Jima clear combat commander continued crew deck dropped enemy engine enlisted father feet fighter finally Finback fire flew flight flying force four friends gave George Bush George's given going gunner hand head.

The obstacles against women in military or political careers are tackled head on by Kelli Fitzgerald, the red-haired protagonist of Grant's followup to Night Flying Avenger. Inspired by her pilot gran.See the complete The Avenger anthology series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

39 Books #1 Justice, Inc. Paul Ernst From $ #2 .The Avenger was the heaviest single-engined aircraft of World War II, and only the USAAF's P Thunderbolt came close to equalling it in maximum loaded weight among all single-engined fighters, being only some pounds ( kg) lighter than the TBF, by the end of World War II.

To ease carrier storage concerns, simultaneously with the F4F-4 model of its Wildcat carrier fighter, Grumman Manufacturer: Grumman, General Motors, Budd Company.