Candle in the Dark by Adele Geras

Candle in the Dark

Written by Adele Geras
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Part of the Flashbacks Series


Candle in the Dark by Adele Geras

A story set on the brink of the Second World War. Germany in 1938 is a dangerous place for Jews. Clara and her little brother, Maxi, are leaving behind everything they know and going to England to live with a family they have never met. Will Clara and Maxi adapt to life in an English village, and will they ever see their parents again?


'A moving account of the Kindertransport of 1938 providing a convincing insight into a dark and difficult period.'

About the Author

Adele Geras
Adele Geras was born in Jerusalem. She was educated at St. Hilda's College, Oxford and now lives in Manchester. She has been a teacher and an actress and is now a full-time writer.

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96 pages


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A & C Black Publishers Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

4th July 2005



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