In this thrilling sequel to “Prisoner of Night and Fog, “Gretchen and Daniel must uncover dark secrets and revisit old enemies to unravel a dangerous conspiracy.
In 1930s Oxford, the days are long and pleasant, the people simple and straightforward.
Except for one.
The girl known as Gretchen Whitestone has a secret: she used to be part of Adolf Hitler s inner circle. More than a year after she made an enemy of her old family friend and fled Munich, she lives with a kindly English family and is preparing to graduate from high school. Her love, Daniel Cohen, is a reporter in town. For the first time in her life, Gretchen is content.
But when Daniel gets a telegram that sends him back to Germany, Gretchen s world turns upside down. And when she receives word that Daniel is wanted for murder, she has to face the danger she thought she d escaped and return to her homeland.
Gretchen must do everything she can to avoid capture, even though saving Daniel will mean consorting with her former friends, the Nazi elite. And as they work to clear Daniel s name, Gretchen and Daniel discover a deadly conspiracy stretching from the slums of Berlin to the Reichstag itself. Can they dig up the explosive truth and get out in time or will Hitler discover them first?”