A story set on the brink of the Second World War. Germany in 1938 is a dangerous place for Jews. Clara and her little brother, Maxi, are leaving behind everything they know and going to England to live with a family they have never met. Will Clara and Maxi adapt to life in an English village, and will they ever see their parents again?
Adele has been an actress, singer and a teacher of French, beforebecoming a full-time writer. She's published more than 80 books forchildren and young adults, including the highly acclaimed Troy. She has also recently written a best-selling adult novel.