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WASP | WASP

jennifer-niven's picture
Mar.21.2012
Summer 1944. Paris. A secret mission. A dangerous passion. A spellbinding story you will never forget. After delivering a B-17 Flying Fortress to Britain, an American WASP (Women's Airforce Service Pilot), volunteers to copilot a plane carrying special agents to their drop spot over Normandy. Her...
jennifer-niven's picture
Oct.14.2011
From the National WASP Museum, here is a terrific video on the fearless women of the WASP (the real-life Velva Jeans)! Please donate to the museum and help keep the history of the WASP alive.
jennifer-niven's picture
Sep.28.2011
A brief history of the WASP, those daring young women who flew every type of fighter plane and bomber during World War II.  These were the women who inspired the character of my latest book, Velva Jean Learns to Fly.  After Pearl Harbor is bombed, nineteen-year-old Velva Jean Hart earns...