Miriam Moss was born in England but grew up in Africa, China, and the Middle East and now lives in East Sussex with her family. In 1970, when she was on her way back to boarding school in the United Kingdom, her plane was hijacked by Palestinian terrorists. Girl on a Plane is her story. Visit her website at miriammoss.com.
"...wide-eyed and suspenseful reading."
"The accounts of terrorism during the 1970s are just as real as
they are today, and teens will love this real-life account. This
title is highly recommended for both middle and high school
--VOYA "This is an intense, realistic, and absolutely gripping story ..."
--School Library Journal "A unique glimpse into a pivotal point in world history."
--Booklist "Historical fiction readers and lovers of history in general will enjoy this title about a time not often written about. It would make a good addition to a middle grade or young adult collection."
--School Library Connection