The Enemy’s Paper Plane by Matthias Soh
English | 2020 | General Fiction| ePUB | 1.3 MB
Best friends who shared an idyllic childhood are sent off to the horrors of the bloody first world war. One English, one German – can their friendship survive the conflict? Peter and Fritz find themselves facing each other across No Man’s Land. They find a way to communicate using letters folded into paper aeroplanes, and their friendship becomes a beacon of hope in the dark days of war. Thrown together during close combat, Fritz makes the ultimate sacrifice to save his friend. Against the backdrop of historical battles, brief interludes of peace and the grim realities of a vicious and cruel conflict, Peter and Fritz manage to keep their humanity intact.