OPERATION KINGFISHER

WORLD WAR ll ESCAPE VIA THE FRENCH CANAL SYSTEM

 

Occupied France is a dangerous place for two teenagers, especially when they are the children of a French mother and an English father. Desperate to escape and get back to England they take refuge on a canal barge and find themselves caught up in the complex Operation Kingfisher. There are plenty of forces at work determined to scupper any plans to get Allied airmen safely back to England and eyes are everywhere.

With clandestine operations mounting against the enemy the pair find themselves working with the maquis in the remote hills of the Morvan.

Hilary Green presents a thrilling foray into the underground escape routes and fugitive culture of World War ll in this new and electrifying novel, which is sure to delight her army of fans.