About the book
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 when he gets involved in a dangerous rebellion.
“‘Rich in detail, this is a thought-provoking story.”
“A perceptive book to make you think, which gives an excellent insight into life in Germany during the war and the way people felt and reacted'”
PARENTS IN TOUCH ONLINE
“My Brother’s Secret is a well-written page-turner and a must for both boys and girls aged 10 and over. Adult readers will learn something too. Highly recommended.’”
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