The book is Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant, by Tony Cliff.
Delilah Dirk travels the world to develop skills to help her rob a rich and corrupt Sultan in Constantinople. She uses a flying boat and BFF, Selim, to evade the Sultan’s guards, leave angry pirates in the dust, and fight her way through the countryside. Ready to read about a smart girl having amazing adventures? Then you are going to love Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant! Get reading. Next week we’ll have a contest to win a cool, t-shirt, just for reading this cool, smart book!
You go girls!