Code Name Verity (Unabridged) - Elizabeth Wein

Code Name Verity (Unabridged)

By Elizabeth Wein

  • Release Date: 2012-04-28
  • Genre: Kids & Young Adults
  • © 2012 Bolinda Publishing

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Code Name Verity (Unabridged) Elizabeth Wein

Summary : Code Name Verity (Unabridged)

World War II thriller in which two young girls, one a Resistance spy and the other a transport pilot, become unlikely best friends. Code Name Verity is a compelling, emotionally rich story with universal themes of friendship and loyalty, heroism and bravery. Two young women from totally different backgrounds are thrown together during World War II: one a working-class girl from Manchester, the other a Scottish aristocrat, one a pilot, the other a wireless operator. Yet whenever their paths cross, they complement each other perfectly and before long become devoted friends. But then a vital mission goes wrong, and one of the friends has to bail out of a faulty plane over France. She is captured by the Gestapo and becomes a prisoner of war. The story begins in Verity's own words, as she writes her account for her captors.

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