After having one of the very best days of his life, Tyler experiences one of the worst when the school bus on which he is travelling to Much Syding is hijacked. Will he ever see his family again? The terrifying ordeal which he, his two friends and the bus driver endure lasts for several days, but one Bible verse helps them all to be brave. Shortly after this they return to the Island where they were kept as prisoners – but this time in very different circumstances .
Mary Weeks Millard began writing after she was widowed in 2000. She remarried Rev. Malcolm Millard and they live in retirement, in Weymouth. Mary has three married children and five grandchildren. For the past ten years she has been involved in short term missionary work in Rwanda, Uganda and Burundi using her nursing and health education skills. After many years of involvement in Sunday school and Bible Class teaching she now enjoys writing books to encourage young people to grow in the Christian faith.