By Eoin Colfer
Conor Broekhart used to be born to fly. it's the Nineties, and Conor and his kin live to tell the tale the sovereign Saltee Islands, off the Irish coast. Conor spends his days learning the technology of flight together with his teach and exploring the fort with the king's daughter, Princess Isabella. however the boy's idyllic lifestyles adjustments eternally the day he discovers a dangerous conspiracy opposed to the king. while Conor intervenes, he's branded a traitor and thrown into prison at the felony island of Little Saltee. There, he has to struggle for his existence, as he and the opposite prisoners are pressured to mine for diamonds in inhumane stipulations. there's just one solution to break out Little Saltee, and that's to fly. So Conor passes the solitary months via scratching drawings of flying machines into the legal partitions. The months become years, yet finally the day comes whilst Conor needs to locate the braveness to belief his progressive designs and take to the skies.
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