December 13, 1920. It was a typical Monday morning when three U.S. Navy officers boarded a hot air balloon for an easy, routine training flight. But as evening came, heavy rain and wind knocked the men off course, eventually forcing a crash landing deep in the snowy Canadian wilderness. As the men faced freezing temperatures, starvation, and fatigue, their survival seemed unlikely. Could they endure this harrowing experience and live to tell it? From reluctant reader to adventure story addict, this exciting nonfiction story will keep every reader on the edge of their seats!