Beatrice Hale, author
ICE ESCAPE - adventure story for 8-12 year olds. .It’s 1932, the Age of Flight, and twelve year old American boy, John, is flying around the world in a plane piloted by his father. They want to be the first family to fly around the world. They reach Greenland, where a seabird flies into one engine and the plane is forced down onto an iceberg. Help is slow in coming. They are in danger of freezing to death. Wolves are howling in the distance. But they are rescued by a fishing vessel, the Lord T. where 12 year old Colin is the deckhand.He sees the flares of the survivors as they try to attract attention and help. And he is one of the rescuers on the lifeboat.