This is an adventure tale about resilience and agency–building one and realizing the other–and a survival story that will empower young people “‘We’ll be on the ground shortly, Spence, ‘ he said into his headset. ‘Thanks for coming up with me. Can’t imagine a better flight companion.'””Spencer grinned at him. ‘Don’t lose it now, Dad. Get this thing back on the ground safe and sound, okay?'” Spencer Gray is 12 and finally old enough to join dad in his glider. His friends are going to be so jealous Going up is awesome, but when disaster strikes, Spencer will need to be nothing short of amazing.