It’s World War Two and Britain is on the brink of invasion.
Londoner George has been sent to live in the countryside while his brother and guardian, Charlie, trains as a fighter pilot. But the war is closer than he thinks. An ancient burial ground nearby contains a priceless treasure, a magical Anglo-Saxon crown Hitler is desperate to possess. Alongside Kitty, the granddaughter of a Jewish archaeologist, George must find and protect the crown from the Nazi invaders before it’s too late …
An exciting and thought-provoking World War II adventure from the author of Black Powder, winner of the Historical Association's Young Quills Award.