When a ship begins to sink . . . a boy and his pony rise to the occasion. Pea Island, North Carolina, 1896. Sam Deal loves horses, especially his little pony, Ginger… A fictionalized account based on the true story of the all African-American lifesaving crew in North Carolina posthumously awarded Gold Lifesaving Medals of Honor in 1996. Beautiful graphics in a comic book style make this a great addition for your kids or the kid in you! Grades 3-5.