By Shirley Hughes
In her first novel, cherished writer Shirley Hughes provides a global struggle II event proving that during amazing situations, everyone is in a position to notable things.
Italy, 1944: Florence is occupied by means of Nazi forces. The Italian resistance stream has now not given up desire, notwithstanding — and neither have thirteen-year- previous Paolo and his sister, Costanza. As their mom is harassed into harboring escaping POWs, Paolo and Costanza every one discover a half to play in opposing the German forces. either are wanting to struggle the career, yet what can siblings — with just a bicycle to assist them — do opposed to a complete military? Middle-grade lovers of heritage and event could be riveted via the motion and the vividly evoked rigidity of worldwide warfare II.