Listen free for 30 days

Whistling in the Dark

Narrated by: Katy Sobey
Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
Categories: Young Adults, Ages 13 & Up
4.5 out of 5 stars (4 ratings)

£7.99/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime

Summary

Liverpool, 1940: 13 year old Joan's home is under threat from the Nazi's terrifying nightly air-raids. It is not an easy time to be a teenager, especially with the sweet rationing, strict curfews and blackouts. Joan and best friend Doreen love going to the cinema until the bombings intensify and then even that becomes too dangerous, especially when an army deserter is found lurking near their home. Who is he and why does he think Joan can help him?

As the Blitz worsens, Joan and her friends make a discovery that will tear the whole community apart.

©2015 Shirley Hughes (P)2015 Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd

What members say

Average customer ratings

Overall

  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    2
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Performance

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    3
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Story

  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    2
  • 4 Stars
    1
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0