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Sky: A True Story of Courage During World War II
From the moment she agreed to work for the underground Dutch resistance forces against the Nazis, Hanneke Eikema had only two goals--to protect the persecuted and not to get caught. But after two years Hanneke--though just a teenager--was discovered by the Germans and sentenced to life in prison. Now Henneke tells her story in a powerful narrative that vividly describes an ...more
Published February 1st 1998 by Turtleback Books
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This was very interesting to read. Written for teen reading. Found the book for 99 cents at my local Goodwill. Of great interest to me since my family is Dutch heritage, with my paternal grandfather from Gronigen. This is a good read for those of us who didn't understand much of the German Nazi occupation in the Netherlands.
It is very simply written, and very matter of fact. As simple and straightforward as it is, the writing is still a work of art as the author recalls some very intense memories. I appreciate the different perspective on WWII - a resistance worker in Holland. It was very insightful.