1944 Austria. A Nazi officer is tipped off that a Spanish Riding School groom is sheltering a Jewish boy at his stables.
Jakob hides successfully but has to watch the officer threatenhis beloved Lipizzaner stallions just for spite.
Jakob and his guardian know they must get the other horses away, but is it possible to get them all over the mountains to safety?A fleeing Roma girl, Kizzy, joins them, but the three of them face one gruelling trial after another as they try to cross the Austrian mountains, through Nazi territory.
Can they do it, and what will be waiting on the other side?
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Firefly Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 12/07/2018
- Category: Adventure
- ISBN: 9781910080764