Synopses & Reviews
George Waltermyer is left behind to care for the family farm while his mother and six brothers and sisters go to New York to find their father, Hans Waltermyer. He has been leading dangerous missions for the British as the American Revolutionary War heats up. But George decides he just can't let them go alone, and so he heads through the wilderness, crossing enemy lines, in search of his family. Flight is the story of one United Empire Loyalist family's harrowing escape from enemy forces, to a new life in Canada.
About the Author
Connie Brummel Crook has written several stories about United Empire Loyalist. She was born in the area where this story takes place and currently lives in Peterborough, Ontario. Flight, Meyers. Creek and the Nellie McClung Trilogy are all novels from Stoddart Kids. Her picture book, Maple Moon is a Storytelling World Honor Title.