George is fascinated by World War Two. But he discovers the reality is very different from how he had imagined it when a school trip to a World War Two museum leads to a timeslip - and George is in London at the time of the Blitz! And then they suspect someone they know of being a German spy . . .
George is fascinated by World War Two. Bombers, Nazis, doodlebugs. But he discovers the reality is very different from how he had imagined it when a school trip to a World War Two museum leads to a timeslip - and George is in London at the time of the Blitz! He joins up with a group of other homeless children, struggling to survive. And then they suspect someone they know of being a German spy . . .
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"Short chapters and a lively style create pace and suspense. This is a well-researched re-creation of wartime London but also a gripping story in its own right." * Historical Novels Review * "A fantastic novel which has so many unexpected twists and turns...it will stick in your mind forever." * Newcastle Upon Tyne Evening Chronicle *
About Robert Swindells
ROBERT SWINDELLS left school at fifteen to work on a local newspaper. At seventeen, he joined the RAF for three years, then trained and worked as a teacher. Now a full-time writer, he is the author of a number of bestselling titles for the Random House children's list. In 1994 he won the Carnegie Medal for STONE COLD (Hamish Hamilton), a teenage novel about a serial killer. 'Plots which grip the reader from the opening paragraph' THE SUNDAY TIMES 'Robert Swindells writes the kinds of books that are so scary you're afraid to turn the page' YOUNG TELEGRAPH
Blitzed by Robert Swindells
Used - Very Good
Random House Children's Publishers UK
Winner of Red House Children's Book Award: Younger Readers 2003
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