For the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, Weather Boy: A Story of D-Day captures ten-year-old boy Frankie Brown, who stumbles in a gift for seeing weather in the future. When the Allied Forces discover this unique talent, they fly his mom and sister to England to join his paratrooper father who is preparing for the mission. There, Frankie meets Winston Churchill, General Eisenhower and a misfit cast of spies and scientists who must prepare for a battle that will turn the tide of World War II. Along the way, Frankie discovers the true measure of a hero and what it takes to save his own father from disaster. Children and adults have loved this book as well as the sequel Map Boy: Christmas at the Battle of the Bulge.
Weather Boy: A Story of D-Day
Steve McCoy-Thompson, author