A collection of delightful short stories and essential facts about the aircraft of The Yorkshire Air Museum.Written by Chris Collard with illustrations by artist Mick Groves, this book introduces you to the aircraft of the Museum and some of the characters created by Chris.
“Producing books about aircraft for young children is no simple task and the Yorkshire Air Museum is to be congratulated on publishing one of the best we’ve seen. ….. Plane Tales transforms various real aircraft on display .. into characters and also includes some basic information about them…
The latter might be a useful reference for us older readers too!
FlyPast Magazine. 2019
A delightful book of short stories suitable for children, Chris Collard’s stories take you on a journey with some of the aircraft of the Museum.
Read what these aircraft say to each other as they chat together inside the grounds of the Museum when nobody else is listening.
With illustrations by local artist Mick Groves, the Museum’s aircraft come to life and talk about their experienced when they were able to fly and what life is like safe and secure inside the Museum.
This 48 page book is exclusive to The Yorkshire Air Museum and is a great way to support the work of the Museum while also providing an entertaining read for young minds with an interest in old aircraft.