First Names is a series of fun, lively and highly illustrated biographies that introduces some truly amazing individuals who lived incredible lives, to an audience of young readers. True life stories of the most amazing people EVER! Meet AMELIA EARHART, the world-famous daredevil pilot who was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Find out how she tricked her dad into letting her fly, what she had in common with a sack of potatoes and how she became a fashion-icon and all-time legend. Get to know AMELIA on first name terms.