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Windyedge Airfield, Scotland. World War II. Louisa Adair, newly orphaned and shunned for her mixed-race heritage, has come here to the edge of the world to look after an old lady with a dark past. Jamie Beaufort-Stuart is a flight lieutenant whose squadron is posted to the airfie... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781526601650
Barcode 9781526601650
Release Date 14 May 2020 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Wein, Elizabeth
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 14 May 2020

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ISBN-13 9781526601650
ISBN-10 1526601656
Stock Release date is 14 May 2020
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 14 May 2020
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Bloomsbury Childrens Books
Release Date 14 May 2020
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Wein, Elizabeth
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Windyedge Airfield, Scotland. World War II. Louisa Adair, newly orphaned and shunned for her mixed-race heritage, has come here to the edge of the world to look after an old lady with a dark past. Jamie Beaufort-Stuart is a flight lieutenant whose squadron is posted to the airfield over winter. Ellen McEwan is a young woman held hostage by the German pilot who lands at Windyedge one wild stormy night carrying a terrible secret. Three young people desperate to make a difference in a war that has decimated their families, friends and country. When the means to change the course of history falls into their hands, how will they use it? And when the enemy comes looking for them, who will have the courage to strike back? A thrilling story of wartime secrets, international intrigue and wild courage from the award-winning author of Code Name Verity, with three young heroes you'll never forget.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A hugely enjoyable novel with an intriguing, page-turning plot * Guardian on THE PEARL THIEF * A total treat * Melinda Salisbury on THE PEARL THIEF * A romantic and acutely observed historical mystery * Metro on THE PEARL THIEF *

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Author's Bio

Elizabeth Wein was born in New York, and grew up in England, Jamaica and Pennsylvania. She is married with two children and lives in Perth, Scotland. Elizabeth is a member of the Ninety-Nines, the International Organization of Women Pilots. She was awarded the Scottish Aero Club's Watson Cup for best student pilot in 2003 and it was her love of flying that partly inspired the idea for her internationally acclaimed novel Code Name Verity.

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