On 3rd September 1939, Amy Browning decided to start writing a diary.
It was a momentous day for so many reasons - it was Amy's 18th birthday - her sister had just given birth to a baby boy - and on the radio it was announced that Great Britain was now at war with Germany. For a while, life didn't change very much for Amy.
Living with her family in Opal Street, Liverpool, Amy and her friend both got jobs at a factory, and spent their free time looking round the shops, or watching the ships being loaded at the docks. But as the months went by, things began to change.
The bombing started, and Amy's fears grew for her brother, fighting in France, and her boyfriend Ian, in the RAF...
About the Author
Maureen Lee's award-winning novels have earned her many fans and appear regularly on the SUNDAY TIMES Top 10 bestseller list. Maureen was born in Bootle and now lives in Colchester.
Series: Quick Reads
Number Of Pages: 105
Published: 2nd February 2012
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Dimensions (cm): 19.6 x 12.9 x 1.2
Weight (kg): 0.114