The true story of a young German girl, Mercedes Simon, and of the American pilot, Gail Halvorsen, who shared hope and joy with the children of West Berlin by dropping candy-filled parachutes during the Airlift.
Biographies | History | Nonfiction
World War IIDate
Airplanes | Candy | Children | Germans | Military and Wars | Operation Little VittlesGeographic Region
Europe | GermanyMain Character
Girl(s) | Man/MenAward-Winning Book
Children's Crown Christian Book Award | Runner-upFormat
Audiobook | Book | Ebook
Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot
Author: Raven, Margot Theis
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