By Elizabeth Wein
A Prinz Honor book
Oct. eleventh, 1943-A British undercover agent airplane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are top buddies. one of many ladies has an opportunity at survival. the opposite has misplaced the sport ahead of it's slightly begun.
When "Verity" is arrested by means of the Gestapo, she's convinced she doesn't stand an opportunity. As a undercover agent captured in enemy territory, she's residing a spy's worst nightmare. Her Nazi interrogators provide her an easy selection: display her challenge or face a grisly execution.
As she intricately weaves her confession, Verity uncovers her earlier, how she grew to become buddies with the pilot Maddie, and why she left Maddie within the wrecked fuselage in their aircraft. On each one new scrap of paper, Verity battles for her existence, confronting her perspectives on braveness, failure and her determined desire to make it domestic. yet will buying and selling her secrets and techniques be adequate to avoid wasting her from the enemy?
A Michael L. Printz Award Honor publication that was once known as "a fiendishly-plotted brain video game of a novel" within the manhattan instances, Code identify Verity is a visceral learn of chance, unravel, and survival that indicates simply how a ways precise associates will visit keep one another.
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Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein