Publication date: May 2014
World English (Excluding USA, Canada, Australia & New Zealand)
Germany, 1941. 12-year-old Karl Friedmann is looking forward to joining the Hitler Youth, like all boys his age.
But when his father is killed, his rebellious older brother Stefan shows him things that leave his faith in the Führer shaken. Who is the real enemy? What is the meaning of the flower sewn inside his brother’s jacket? Karl soon finds out, as he becomes involved in a dangerous rebellion.
We were the only ones left alive. ‘It’s up to us now,’ Ralf said. ‘We’ll have to do it on our own.’ We were lying