Katipo Joe : blitzkrieg / Brian Falkner.

By: Falkner, Brian, 1962- [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Falkner, Brian, Katipo Joe: book 1.Publisher: Auckland, NZ : Scholastic New Zealand, 2020Description: 406 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781775436447 ; 1775436446Other title: BlitzkriegSubject(s): Great Britain. MI5 -- Officials and employees -- Teen fiction | Hitler-Jugend -- Teen fiction | New Zealanders -- Germany -- Berlin -- Teen fiction | World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain -- Teen fiction | Teenage boys -- Teen fiction | Intelligence officers -- Teen fiction | Friendship -- Teen fiction | Assassins -- Teen fiction | Berlin (Germany) -- History -- 1918-1945 -- Teen fiction | London (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Teen fiction | Paris (France) -- History -- 1940-1945 -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Spy stories. | Thrillers (Fiction). | War stories. | Historical fiction. | Young adult fiction, New Zealand. DDC classification: NZ823.3 Summary: Joseph St George is a young New Zealander, the son of diplomats in 1930s Berlin. But the Nazis are on the rise and the world is on a spinning path to destruction. Joe's world is about to change, violently. After a narrow escape from Germany with his mother, Joe is recruited by British Intelligence and given a mission to infiltrate the Hitler Youth movement. From vital convoys across the frozen North Atlantic, to the terror of the London Blitz, to the shadowy world of the French Resistance, this is Joe's world. Inspired by true events, Katipo Joe is a story of incredible heroism, unlikely friendships and unbearable tragedy, set against the backdrop of World War II.
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Joseph St George is a young New Zealander, the son of diplomats in 1930s Berlin. But the Nazis are on the rise and the world is on a spinning path to destruction. Joe's world is about to change, violently. After a narrow escape from Germany with his mother, Joe is recruited by British Intelligence and given a mission to infiltrate the Hitler Youth movement. From vital convoys across the frozen North Atlantic, to the terror of the London Blitz, to the shadowy world of the French Resistance, this is Joe's world. Inspired by true events, Katipo Joe is a story of incredible heroism, unlikely friendships and unbearable tragedy, set against the backdrop of World War II.

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