From his unexpected birth in a hot air balloon to his fairytale alliance with the young Princess of the Saltee Islands, it seems fate is always smiling on him.
Then, one dark night, his life is devastated by an evil and cruel plot which removes him from everything he has ever valued. As a wicked and scheming tyrant attempts to fulfil his dictatorial dreams, Conor has his own plans. The only way to escape from his dank and miserable island prison without losing his life is by air, but can his wild ideas save him or will they prove to be his final downfall?
A tense and accomplished adventure story from a popular bestselling author. Airman is an intelligent, thrilling and rewarding read which will appeal to readers with a wide range of ages and interests.