{"id":766573569,"title":"The Jet Alphabet Book","handle":"the-jet-alphabet-book","description":"\u003c!-- - - - - - - - ENTER AUTHOR\/ILLUSTRATOR INFO BELOW - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBy: \u003ca title=\"Author Jerry Pallotta\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/jerry-pallotta\"\u003eJerry Pallotta\u003c\/a\u003e \/ Illustrated by: \u003ca title=\"Illustrator Rob Bolster\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/rob-bolster\"\u003eRob Boster\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - ENTER HEADING BELOW - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eZOOM! across the wild blue alphabet!\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - ENTER DESCRIPTION BELOW - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePrepare for take off and soar into the stratosphere in this alphabet adventure while you pilot a U-2 spy plane on a top-secret mission, join the \"jet set\" aboard the supersonic Concorde, discover how a jet engine works, and learn about many other jet aircraft.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWith crisp, colorful illustrations and clearly presented information, this alphabet air show is sure to be a crowd pleaser. So grab your flight suit, jump into the pilot's seat, and take off into the amazing world of jets!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - ENTER RECOMMENDATIONS BELOW - - - - - - - -- - - --\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"recommended-books\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIf you like this book, you’ll enjoy these:\u003cbr\u003e\u003ca title=\"The Airplane Alphabet Book\" href=\"http:\/\/www.charlesbridge.com\/products\/the-airplane-alphabet-book\"\u003eThe Airplane Alphabet Book\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003ca title=\"Jerry Pallotta's Alphabet Book series\" href=\"http:\/\/www.charlesbridge.com\/collections\/jerry-pallotta-alphabet-books\"\u003eJerry Pallotta's Alphabet Book series\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - START OF TABS - - - - - - - -- - - --\u003e [TABS]\n\u003ch5\u003eLook Inside\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg class=\"cvr-border-gray\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/files\/jet-alphabet-book-spread.jpg?4145199983971231627\"\u003e\u003c!-- Please call pinit.js only once per page --\u003e\u003cscript type=\"text\/javascript\" async=\"\" defer data-pin-shape=\"round\" data-pin-height=\"32\" data-pin-hover=\"true\" src=\"\/\/assets.pinterest.com\/js\/pinit.js\"\u003e\u003c\/script\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - ENTER AUTHOR BIO BELOW - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eAuthor \u0026amp; Illustrator\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eJerry Pallotta, author\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eJerry Pallotta is the best-selling author of many books for children, including \u003ci\u003eThe Airplane Alphabet Book\u003c\/i\u003e and \u003ci\u003eThe Boat Alphabet Book\u003c\/i\u003e. He travels extensively around the country talking with children about his writing. Jerry's favorite jet is the XB-70 Valkyrie, even though it is not in this book. Jerry lives in Massachusetts with his family.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca title=\"Author Jerry Pallotta\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/jerry-pallotta\"\u003eRead more\u003c\/a\u003e about Jerry.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - ENTER ILLUSTRATOR BIO BELOW - - - - - - - - - - - --\u003e \u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eRob Bolster, illustrator\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eRob Bolster graduated from Rhode Island School of Design and has worked as an illustrator for many years. His collaborations with Jerry Pallotta also include \u003ci\u003eGoing Lobstering\u003c\/i\u003e and \u003ci\u003eThe Airplane Alphabet Book\u003c\/i\u003e. Rob lives in Massachusetts with his family.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca title=\"Illustrator Rob Bolster\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/rob-bolster\"\u003eRead more\u003c\/a\u003e about Rob.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - ENTER REVIEWS BELOW - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eEditorial Reviews\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ci\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eChicago Parent\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIt starts with \"A is for Airacomet. . . the first American jet.\" With this and every entry, Pallotta adds a piece of knowledge: \"When it flew in 1942, the Airacomet did not fly as fast as some propeller-driven airplanes. It was a dud, but no one was discouraged. Everyone knew that jets were the future.\" The jets portrayed in the book embody amazing sizes, shapes and colors. Pallotta briefly describes the function of each jet, from reconnaissance to war to passenger service.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - ENTER DOWNLOADABLES BELOW - - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eDownloadables\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"\" src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/files\/jet-alphabet-book-cvr.jpg?15692830517660809928\" style=\"display: block; float: none; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"btn-wrapper\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/files\/jet-alphabet-book-hires.zip?15692830517660809928\" class=\"product-btn\"\u003eDownload the Cover\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - ENTER DETAILS BELOW - - - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eDetails\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cb\u003ePaperback\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cbr\u003eISBN: 978-0-88106-917-4\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAges: 4-7\u003cbr\u003ePage count: 32\u003c\/p\u003e\n[\/TABS]","published_at":"2015-05-13T16:35:00-04:00","created_at":"2015-05-13T15:10:46-04:00","vendor":"Charlesbridge","type":"Children's Book","tags":["Browse by Age_Ages 3-6","Browse by Age_Ages 6-10","Browse by Fiction\/Nonfiction_Nonfiction","Browse by Format_Picture Book","Browse by Language_English","Browse by Subject_Alphabet Books","Browse by Subject_History \u0026 Biography","Browse by Subject_Science \u0026 Nature","Browse by Subject_Travel \u0026 Transportation","technology"],"price":795,"price_min":795,"price_max":795,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":2111863297,"title":"Paperback","option1":"Paperback","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"69174","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":false,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"The Jet Alphabet Book - Paperback","public_title":"Paperback","options":["Paperback"],"price":795,"weight":159,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":6,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"continue","barcode":"978-0-88106-917-4"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/products\/jet-alphabet-book-cover.jpg?v=1586805031"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/products\/jet-alphabet-book-cover.jpg?v=1586805031","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"The Jet Alphabet Book cover image","id":5804044320847,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.217,"height":493,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/products\/jet-alphabet-book-cover.jpg?v=1574281407"},"aspect_ratio":1.217,"height":493,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/products\/jet-alphabet-book-cover.jpg?v=1574281407","width":600}],"content":"\u003c!-- - - - - - - - ENTER AUTHOR\/ILLUSTRATOR INFO BELOW - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBy: \u003ca title=\"Author Jerry Pallotta\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/jerry-pallotta\"\u003eJerry Pallotta\u003c\/a\u003e \/ Illustrated by: \u003ca title=\"Illustrator Rob Bolster\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/rob-bolster\"\u003eRob Boster\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - ENTER HEADING BELOW - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eZOOM! across the wild blue alphabet!\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - ENTER DESCRIPTION BELOW - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePrepare for take off and soar into the stratosphere in this alphabet adventure while you pilot a U-2 spy plane on a top-secret mission, join the \"jet set\" aboard the supersonic Concorde, discover how a jet engine works, and learn about many other jet aircraft.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWith crisp, colorful illustrations and clearly presented information, this alphabet air show is sure to be a crowd pleaser. So grab your flight suit, jump into the pilot's seat, and take off into the amazing world of jets!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - ENTER RECOMMENDATIONS BELOW - - - - - - - -- - - --\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"recommended-books\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIf you like this book, you’ll enjoy these:\u003cbr\u003e\u003ca title=\"The Airplane Alphabet Book\" href=\"http:\/\/www.charlesbridge.com\/products\/the-airplane-alphabet-book\"\u003eThe Airplane Alphabet Book\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003ca title=\"Jerry Pallotta's Alphabet Book series\" href=\"http:\/\/www.charlesbridge.com\/collections\/jerry-pallotta-alphabet-books\"\u003eJerry Pallotta's Alphabet Book series\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - START OF TABS - - - - - - - -- - - --\u003e [TABS]\n\u003ch5\u003eLook Inside\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg class=\"cvr-border-gray\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\" src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/files\/jet-alphabet-book-spread.jpg?4145199983971231627\"\u003e\u003c!-- Please call pinit.js only once per page --\u003e\u003cscript type=\"text\/javascript\" async=\"\" defer data-pin-shape=\"round\" data-pin-height=\"32\" data-pin-hover=\"true\" src=\"\/\/assets.pinterest.com\/js\/pinit.js\"\u003e\u003c\/script\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - ENTER AUTHOR BIO BELOW - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eAuthor \u0026amp; Illustrator\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eJerry Pallotta, author\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eJerry Pallotta is the best-selling author of many books for children, including \u003ci\u003eThe Airplane Alphabet Book\u003c\/i\u003e and \u003ci\u003eThe Boat Alphabet Book\u003c\/i\u003e. He travels extensively around the country talking with children about his writing. Jerry's favorite jet is the XB-70 Valkyrie, even though it is not in this book. Jerry lives in Massachusetts with his family.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca title=\"Author Jerry Pallotta\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/jerry-pallotta\"\u003eRead more\u003c\/a\u003e about Jerry.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - ENTER ILLUSTRATOR BIO BELOW - - - - - - - - - - - --\u003e \u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eRob Bolster, illustrator\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eRob Bolster graduated from Rhode Island School of Design and has worked as an illustrator for many years. His collaborations with Jerry Pallotta also include \u003ci\u003eGoing Lobstering\u003c\/i\u003e and \u003ci\u003eThe Airplane Alphabet Book\u003c\/i\u003e. Rob lives in Massachusetts with his family.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca title=\"Illustrator Rob Bolster\" href=\"http:\/\/charlesbridge.myshopify.com\/pages\/rob-bolster\"\u003eRead more\u003c\/a\u003e about Rob.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - ENTER REVIEWS BELOW - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eEditorial Reviews\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ci\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eChicago Parent\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIt starts with \"A is for Airacomet. . . the first American jet.\" With this and every entry, Pallotta adds a piece of knowledge: \"When it flew in 1942, the Airacomet did not fly as fast as some propeller-driven airplanes. It was a dud, but no one was discouraged. Everyone knew that jets were the future.\" The jets portrayed in the book embody amazing sizes, shapes and colors. Pallotta briefly describes the function of each jet, from reconnaissance to war to passenger service.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - ENTER DOWNLOADABLES BELOW - - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eDownloadables\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"\" src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/files\/jet-alphabet-book-cvr.jpg?15692830517660809928\" style=\"display: block; float: none; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"btn-wrapper\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0750\/0101\/files\/jet-alphabet-book-hires.zip?15692830517660809928\" class=\"product-btn\"\u003eDownload the Cover\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c!-- - - - - - - - - - - - ENTER DETAILS BELOW - - - - - - - - - - - --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eDetails\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cb\u003ePaperback\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cbr\u003eISBN: 978-0-88106-917-4\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAges: 4-7\u003cbr\u003ePage count: 32\u003c\/p\u003e\n[\/TABS]"}

The Jet Alphabet Book

By: Jerry Pallotta / Illustrated by: Rob Boster

ZOOM! across the wild blue alphabet!

Prepare for take off and soar into the stratosphere in this alphabet adventure while you pilot a U-2 spy plane on a top-secret mission, join the "jet set" aboard the supersonic Concorde, discover how a jet engine works, and learn about many other jet aircraft.

With crisp, colorful illustrations and clearly presented information, this alphabet air show is sure to be a crowd pleaser. So grab your flight suit, jump into the pilot's seat, and take off into the amazing world of jets!

Maximum quantity available reached.

Jerry Pallotta, author

Jerry Pallotta is the best-selling author of many books for children, including The Airplane Alphabet Book and The Boat Alphabet Book. He travels extensively around the country talking with children about his writing. Jerry's favorite jet is the XB-70 Valkyrie, even though it is not in this book. Jerry lives in Massachusetts with his family.

Read more about Jerry.


Rob Bolster, illustrator

Rob Bolster graduated from Rhode Island School of Design and has worked as an illustrator for many years. His collaborations with Jerry Pallotta also include Going Lobstering and The Airplane Alphabet Book. Rob lives in Massachusetts with his family.

Read more about Rob.

Chicago Parent

It starts with "A is for Airacomet. . . the first American jet." With this and every entry, Pallotta adds a piece of knowledge: "When it flew in 1942, the Airacomet did not fly as fast as some propeller-driven airplanes. It was a dud, but no one was discouraged. Everyone knew that jets were the future." The jets portrayed in the book embody amazing sizes, shapes and colors. Pallotta briefly describes the function of each jet, from reconnaissance to war to passenger service.

Paperback
ISBN: 978-0-88106-917-4

Ages: 4-7
Page count: 32