Bryan was on a plane heading toward Northern Canada, where his father lived, when the pilot had a heart attack. The plane crashes in the wilderness, where Bryan is forced to live. He learns many things, and thinks about the dreadful secret that is the reason that Bryan's parents got divorced. One day plane comes, but does not see Bryan. Bryan loses all of his hopes, until he realizes that even if it takes all he got, he has enough to survive. Bryan learns that giving up hope is easy, but sticking to things is hard, but there is always a reward. I learned about courage and bravery, and I enjoyed how Bryan figured out how to live in the wilderness. Check out this book!