Glory Boys Author:Harry Bingham They were the Glory Boys: the squadron of flying aces. — Now World War One is over and two of the heroes return home to America. Abraham Rockwell wants to put the fighting behind him; Willard Thornton wants to reap the rewards of fame. — So when Abe crashes his biplane in a small town deep in the American south, he just wants to patch up the plan... more »e and fly away. But the townspeople are in deep trouble and come begging for his help, as they are threatened by the violence and corruption of their new neighbours.
Williard sees his movie career collapse and becomes a banker to pay off his enormous debts. Now he is faced with dark choices; and the further into the business he gets, the harder it is to see a way out.
And Pen Hamilton, a brilliantly unconvential woman aviator, wants to turn her flying to a serious purpose. When she meets Abe, she too has a choice to make -- one which will bring the Glory Boys back together, in the greatest danger, and to earn their place in history.« less