At a young age, John Howland learned what it meant to take advantage of an opportunity. Leaving London aboard the Mayflower as an indentured servant, John little knew that he was embarking on the adventure of a lifetime. Howland's story is masterfully told from his teenage perspective, bringing an immediacy to the tale of the Pilgrim's journey. A Junior Library Guild Selection. Hardcover with color illustrations throughout. 64 pgs.