WIN a copy of Anna At War by Helen Peters!
Closing Date: 10th August 2019
Anna At War By Helen Peters
“Magnificent, brilliant, heartbreaking.”
“Timely themes of emigration and prejudice are woven into a cracking adventure story.
Fans of Emma Caroll and Philippa Pearce will love this.”
Fiona Noble, The Bookseller
As life for German Jews becomes increasingly perilous, Anna's parents put her on one of the last trains leaving for England. But the war follows her to Kent, and soon Anna finds herself caught up in a web of betrayal and secrecy. How can she prove whose side she's on when she can't tell anyone the truth? But actions speak louder than words,
and Anna has a dangerous plan...
A fantastic new standalone novel from captivating storyteller Helen Peters, shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize.
Helen Peters grew up on an old-fashioned farm in Sussex, surrounded by family, animals and mud. She spent most of her childhood reading stories and putting on plays in a tumbledown shed that she and her friends turned into a theatre. After university, she became an English and Drama teacher.
Helen lives with her husband and children in Brighton, and is the author of the Jasmine Green series, Evie’s Ghost, The Farm Beneath the Water and The Secret Hen House Theatre (shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize)
“I travelled all the way to England”, she said, “with my pigtails in my pockets.”..
You'll have to read her story to find out!
For YOUR chance to win a copy, just answer the question below!
Where did Helen Peters grow up?