A thrilling wartime story from the bestselling author of the Specky Magee series.
Life has never been easy for Antonio, but since the war began there are German soldiers on every corner, fearsome gangsters and the fascist police everywhere, and no one ever has enough to eat. But when Antonio decides to trust a man who has literally fallen from the sky, he leaps into an adventure that will change his life and maybe even the future of Sicily…
“The Boy and the Spy ... is a fast-paced and exciting book that will have you eagerly turning each page to find out just what happens next.”
Alan Edwards, Bookshelf
Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
Shortlisted • 2018 • 8–10 Years
WA Young Readers Book Award
Shortlisted • 2020 • Older Readers Award