I Was There...: Alone in the Trenches

Younger historical fiction from the home of the bestselling My Story. Be the kid who can say ‘I was there’! In 1914, Annette runs away from the bombs falling on the town of Ypres, in Belgium. Trouble is, she’s running towards the trenches of the First World War. Leap into Annette’s gripping adventure on the Western Front, full of barbed wire, guns and poison gas…

  • Illustrated historical fiction for young readers
  • From the home of the bestselling My Story
  • Just right for newly independent readers
  • Appealing mix of fiction and true facts

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