Jacket for 'Last Train From Kummersdorf'


UK - Faber

Last Train From Kummersdorf

By Leslie Wilson

Published Jan 2010

This is a first novel for young adults by an acclaimed adult novelist. It is April 1945 and Hanno is on the run from the German army, following his twin’s death. He forges an alliance with Effie, a girl trying to reach American lines to be reunited with her father. In the chaos and the rubble of Nazi Germany in its death throes, their struggle to reach safety begins.