Basher Five-Two Author:Scott O'Grady U.S. Air Force Captain Scott O'Grady was shot down in his F-16 over Bosnia while helping to keep the peace. The plane exploded, and Captain O'Grady fell 5 miles to the ground below. In exciting detail, Captain O'Grady tells how he evaded capture and how, with little water and no food, he was able to survive on his own in enemy territory.
This is a true story about the F-16 fighter pilot Captain Scott O'Grady. The chapter book is co-written by O'Grady and Michael French, at a mid-fourth grade reading level. The mid-section contains black and white photographs of the author.