by Scott O'Dell
Tom Barton valiantly sought to protect the life of the man to whom he owed so much. As a young sailor in the turbulent sea of Reformation Europe, Baton had found two things constant and consistent - the Word of God and the man who taught him to read it, William Tyndale.
But Tom watched a dangerous web of destruction swirl around Tyndale and gain momentum to oppose the work of translating the Scriptures into English. He saw Tyndale's friends become his enemies, his enemies become conspirators, and finally conspirators turn into relentless pursuers.
Ages 10 and up