- By Emma Drummond

The Savage Sky

  • Title: The Savage Sky
  • Author: Emma Drummond
  • ISBN: 9780671015824
  • Page: 128
  • Format: None
  • The Savage Sky A novel set in World War where Rob Stallard leaves war torn London for a Florida airbase along with a group of RAF pilot cadets He quickly develops a great passion and talent for flying despite the

    A novel set in World War 2 where Rob Stallard leaves war torn London for a Florida airbase along with a group of RAF pilot cadets He quickly develops a great passion and talent for flying, despite the tough, rigorous conditions, but is not so happy when he encounters US cadet James Theodore Benson III, socialite, sportsman, womaniser and son of a senator A powerful and mA novel set in World War 2 where Rob Stallard leaves war torn London for a Florida airbase along with a group of RAF pilot cadets He quickly develops a great passion and talent for flying, despite the tough, rigorous conditions, but is not so happy when he encounters US cadet James Theodore Benson III, socialite, sportsman, womaniser and son of a senator A powerful and moving account of allies who struggle to understand each other.

    1 thought on “The Savage Sky

    1. Almost forgot to write a review, but it's going to be brief. Quick recap, hero #1 is Rob Stallard. His mother, father and grandmother all dead after the Germans bomb their home, he leaves his sister behind to train in Florida as a pilot. There he meets US cadet James Theodore Benson III, son of a wealthy businessman and born with a silver spoon in his mouth. For stupid reasons these two take an instant dislike to each other, a dislike that goes on and on and on and on all through the war, and ev [...]

    2. I so wanted to love this book. It has everything I could want; a beautiful cover in my favourite colours, brave pilots, danger, excitement, love in a time of war, the fascination of the 1940s, which is near enough to be understood and far enough away to be genuine history but I found it flawed. This is a personal judgment and I know there will be some that love it because it came so highly recommended. I found it a struggle to get through although I was glad I did. What spoiled it for me was the [...]

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *