Code Name Verity Pdf Book

Code Name Verity

  • Author : Elizabeth E. Wein
  • ISBN : 0385676557
  • Category : Young Adult Fiction
  • Publisher : Penguin Group
  • Pages : 352
  • Release Date : 2012-05-15

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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