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Special Story Time Guest Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail

Join us for a special storytime with guest storyteller Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail, whose meticulously researched, uniquely crafted, one-of-a-kind book that will delight aviation fans big and little. Come along on an aviation journey with Alis, a spunky female guide who will take you through an ABC of planes featuring gorgeous cut-paper art.

An A to Z of planes past and present, this book has stunning cut-paper art and a cute-as-a-button guide named Alis. Named for Dr. Alis Kennedy, likely one of the first Indigenous women to obtain a commercial pilot licence in Canada, Alis will take you on an aviation tour from the Avro Arrow to the Zeppelin and everything in between. 


Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail grew up in a family of plane enthusiasts in Ottawa, Ontario—but she’s not actually a pilot herself (much to her son’s dismay!). Instead, she’s a writer who has researched and written aviation and reconciliation stories in Edmonton, the North and now Houston, Texas, where she lives with her family and fur babies. She is the author of For the Love of Flying and Polar Winds. This is her first book for children.

Wednesday, September 4th, 11:00AM
Event address: 
10720 Preston Road
Ste 1009B
Dallas, TX 75230
Alis the Aviator Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101919057
Availability: NOT IN STOCK - Usually arrives in 7 - 14 business days
Published: Tundra Books - July 2nd, 2019