|Includes timeline and background information about World War II.|
From the Publisher:
Tells the story of evacuation during the London Blitz. Grace is determined to stay in London with her mother. But, when their Battersea home is bombed during an air raid, Grace agrees to stay with her mysterious aunt - for her mum's sake. The trouble is she misses her mum too much.Grace, a twelve-year-old girl evacuated from London during World War II and sent to live with her distant aunt, constantly worries about her mother, who still lives in town, and her father, a soldier who went missing during a battle.