Hero on a Bicycle

Hero on a Bicycle

Shirley Hughes

In her first novel, loved writer Shirley Hughes provides a global battle II event proving that during outstanding situations, everyone is in a position to striking things.

Italy, 1944: Florence is occupied by way of Nazi forces. The Italian resistance move has no longer given up desire, although — and neither have thirteen-year- previous Paolo and his sister, Costanza. As their mom is careworn into harboring escaping POWs, Paolo and Costanza each one discover a half to play in opposing the German forces. either are desirous to struggle the career, yet what can siblings — with just a bicycle to aid them — do opposed to an entire military? Middle-grade lovers of background and experience can be riveted by way of the motion and the vividly evoked stress of global conflict II.

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