Watching the sun dance upon the horizon, young Miles thinks of nothing else but flying himself one day. He wants to soar in the sky next to the birds, touch the clouds with his hands and feel the wind brush against his face. I Want to Fly brings to life the possibilities of one’s dreams taking flight. Miles passes the summer with his grandpa working side-by-side. As Miles plays and grandpa whittles, a store owner introduces them to the man who gives Miles the chance to pursue his dream.
This delightful story of a boy’s relationship with his grandpa and desire to fly helps children understand that generous and kind people can make a difference in a child’s life, and can help make dreams come true. Vibrant colors and detailed illustrations allow the reader to step back in time and embrace the comfort of a much simpler but satisfying life.