DUNKIRK, FRANCE – 1 JUNE 1940 – 3:06 P.M.
The boy’s lungs were burning and his eyes streaming with tears.
He had to get to England. It was now or never. The smoke was all around him, acrid cordite and sulphurous petrol. He kept on running, every breath a sharp stab in his chest. He had to keep going, had to reach the water’s edge, had to get beyond the upturned burning vehicles and the dead and dying men lying on the beach. He kept his eyes fixed on the hundreds of boats of every shape and size anchored in the water: barges and sailing yachts, naval destroyers and passenger liners.
About the book
Otto and Leni have escaped to England from Nazi Germany.
They thought they were safe, but now the British want them to go back. Dropped behind enemy lines, they embark on a secret operation.
Their mission is to find and kidnap a girl who could bring down Hitler.
And so begins their bravest journey yet ...
“An incredible adventure and great page turner!”
“Osborne creates a terrifically atmospheric read, and builds the story to a brilliant & moving climax.”
H.M. CASTOR, AUTHOR OF VIII
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