Nothing But Sky by Amy Trueblood

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Nothing But Sky Read Online Free - "Amy Trueblood takes an overlooked page in history, folds it into an intense drama, and sends it soaring. Post World War I wing walker Grace Lafferty is the kind of spunky, stubborn heroine that will make readers feel like the sky's the limit."
—Stacey Lee, award winning author of OUTRUN THE MOON

A 2018 Junior Library Guild selection.

Grace Lafferty only feels alive when she's dangling 500 feet above ground. As a post-World War I wing walker, Grace is determined to get to the World Aviation Expo, proving her team’s worth against flashier competitors and earning a coveted Hollywood contract.

No one’s ever questioned Grace’s ambition until Henry Patton, a mechanic with plenty of scars from the battlefield, joins her barnstorming team. With each new death-defying trick, Henry pushes Grace to consider her reasons for being a daredevil. Annoyed with Henry’s constant interference, and her growing attraction to him, Grace continues to test the powers of the sky.

After one of her risky maneuvers saves a pilot’s life, a Hollywood studio offers Grace a chance to perform at the Expo. She jumps at the opportunity to secure her future. But when a stunt goes wrong, Grace must decide whether Henry, and her life, are worth risking for one final trick.

Title : Nothing But Sky
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ISBN : 1635830168
Edition Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 284 pages


Scarlett rated it ★★★★☆

March 27, 2018

This novel is simply darling! Nostalgically set in the 1920’ Midwest USA, Grace, a spunky female barnstorming girl ahead of her time, will make your heart soar. Grace is part of “The Soaring Eagles” barnstorming team. Although she is only 18 years old, she is all daredevil up in the sky when she pe...

Paul rated it ★★★★★

November 04, 2017

Amy Trueblood took me on a whirlwind adventure of barnstorming post World War 1. It was the Roaring Twenties. Time of speakeasies, home run King Babe Ruth and silent movie star Douglas Fairbanks. From chapter to chapter, the compelling tale remained focused, never straying from the storyline. The...

Kate (beautifulbookland) rated it ★★★★★

October 21, 2017

I am so pleased that I was accepted for this book on NetGalley. It's a complete gem, and it makes me want to go out and splurge on loads of historical fiction novels. Amy Trueblood's writing is so addictive. It is completely immersive; there were times where I felt like I could hear the sounds of...

Christie«SHBBblogger» rated it ★★★★☆

March 23, 2018

Title: Nothing But Sky Series: Standalone Author: Amy Trueblood Release date: March 27, 2018 Cliffhanger: No HEA(view spoiler)[Yes (hide spoiler)] Barnstormer Grace Lafferty was everything I could want in a heroine and more. She redefines the limits and roles of women in post-WW1 America with her inspiring strength and perseverance...

Cindy ✩☽ Savage Queen ♔ rated it ★★★★☆

January 10, 2018

This book was something completely unexpected and wonderful. While it somehow manages to be under 300 pages it never feels rushed, in fact, I quite enjoyed the pacing. *Detailed review to Come*

Lia rated it ★★★★☆

March 22, 2018

The story follows Grace, who is a wingwalker, which means she does tricks on airplane wings while it’s in the air. I was immediately impressed by her daring but also by her character. She is, in many ways, ahead of her time. WWI just ended and wingwalking is not exactly the most common job for a...

The Captain rated it ★★★★☆

March 27, 2018

Ahoy there me mateys! I received this young adult historical fiction eARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. So here be me honest musings . . . The beautiful cover led me to looking into this one. It is about a female barnstormer in the roaring twenties. What is a barnstormer ye ask?...

Lauren rated it ★★★★★

March 23, 2018

I received an ARC from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Grace is a wing walker for a barnstorming team and she only feels truly alive when she's 500 feet in the air. She is determined to prove her team's skill against other flashier teams by getting into the World Aviation Expo, and ear...

Joshualyn rated it ★★★★★

November 08, 2017

I received this ARC copy from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. So thank you netgalley and publishers. This story is about wing walking, Not only was this just an amazing book but my great grandparents were wing walkers so this story was extra special for me ♡ It's also not something tha...

Jennifer rated it ★★★★★

June 19, 2017

Review to come closer to release. Loved Grace and Henry <3 Trueblood's writing is beautiful and I can't wait for everyone to read this book!!

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