Slowly but surely I am making my way through Eye of the Needle by Ken Follett, the second book in my reading challenge.
It seems that I just keep coming up with excuses to put my reading challenge on hold. 173 more words
Berlin in 1933 is in upheaval. Eleven-year-old Carla von Ulrich struggles to understand the tensions disrupting her family as Hitler strengthens his grip on Germany. Into this turmoil steps her mother’s formidable friend and former British MP, Ethel Leckwith, and her student son, Lloyd, who soon learns for himself the brutal reality of Nazism. 500 more words