The Swallows’ Flight

 15.75

by Hilary McKay

Hilary McKay’s The Swallows’ Flight is a triumph. The beautiful clarity of her storytelling is masterful and she deserves every prize going. I admire it very much — Philip Pullman

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The Swallows’ Flight

From the Costa Award-winning author Hilary McKay, comes a moving WWII story of family and friendship on opposite sides of a devastating conflict. The Swallows’ Flight is the stunning companion novel to The Skylarks’ War.

Erik and Hans are German boys. Ruby and Kate are English girls. They grow up in worlds that would never meet, until war tumbles their lives together.

Then one September afternoon there are choices to be made.

How is courage lost, and found?
Who is really the enemy?
And what does friendship truly mean, in the middle of a war?
Meanwhile Rupert and Clarry work secretly for peace – and a brighter future for them all . . .

About the Author

Hilary McKay is a critically acclaimed award-winning author. She won the Guardian Fiction Prize for The Exiles, and the Smarties and the Whitbread Award for The Exiles in Love and Saffy’s Angel respectively.

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Weight 0.3 kg
Dimensions 12.8 × 3.2 × 19.7 cm

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