This is the captivating inside story of the making of a pilot. Well-known and respected author Greg Brown shares the journey of life’s skies as he matures from fledgling to seasoned aviator, encountering aerial adventure and colorful characters all along the way. This book goes beyond traditional flying stories and teaches what it takes to conquer the nagging fears faced by every pilot when attempting to master the challenges of flight.
Flying Carpet conveys the joy and boundless freedom of being a pilot, pursuing the irresistible lure of the map. Whether you fly from an armchair or a pilot seat, this book provides a well written, entertaining and humorous look into our own human nature.
"If Greg Brown can't inspire you to join us in the sky, no one can." --Stephen Coonts "You don't have to be a pilot, or even a frequent flyer, to soar with Greg Brown in Flying Carpet ." --Nina Bell Allen, former assistant managing editor, Readers Digest