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Under a War-Torn Sky Download ☆ 2 Ë When Henry Forester is shot down during a bombing run over France the World War II pilot finds himself trapped behind enemy lines In constant danger of discovery by German soldiers Henry begins a remarkable journey to freedom Relying on the kindness of strangers Henry moves from town to town traveling by moonlE who help him along the way Through his journey Henry gains an understanding of the French and their struggle; and of his own place in a war that will change the face of Europe foreve. The book under a war torn sky is about a WWII pilot named Henry Henry is shot down over a unnamed town He is found by an old schoolteacher who brings him to a hospital He is then supposed to be brought to a Swiss POW camp but he escapes the train with the help of a member of the French resistance He then meets a woman called Madame Gaulloise She lives in a spacious mansion but must sell her heirlooms for money Henry then goes to a farm where he meets a boy named Pierre However Nazis raid the farm and Henry must escape with Pierre He brings Pierre to a church but must leave He joins a mauis resistance group where he meets his friend Billy who was also shot down the same day as Henry However the guide betrays them and Billy is shot dead The Gestapo use water torture attempting to get the names and whereabouts of the resistance members When Henry regains consciousness he finds himself bound to a chair The Gestapo officer brings in a large Doberman Henry manages to tame the dog and attempts to escape but is caught He is then taken to a car where he will be transported to a prison camp He manages to kill the officer and driver with a gun he grabs from the officer during a turn He runs as long as he can He lives the life of a fugitive stealing what he can Then one day he meets a girl called Claudette who takes him to a mauis resistance group Claudette carries a deep hatred for the Germans and vows to kill them all Claudette loves a man called André who tragically is killed Henry likes her and doesn’t know why until he realized that she reminds him of his love interest Patsy back in the states One day the group receives word that Paris has been reached by allied forces Henry takes Claudette and they leave for Saulieu On the way Henry sees Germans and must distract them while Claudette flees He is captured and will be shot An old veteran is the one who will shoot him buts shoots into the sky to allow Henry to escape Henry then finds Americans and gets back to his home in time for thanksgiving dinner

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When Henry Forester is shot down during a bombing run over France the World War II pilot finds himself trapped behind enemy lines In constant danger of discovery by German soldiers Hen. I read this book to help with my son's high school English assignment It's targeted to a teen or young adult audience and tells a good story about an American bomber pilot who is shot down over Alsace during World War II The book details his struggle to return to freedom aided by a series of sincere local sympathizers and members of the French resistance movement While somewhat romanticized it gives a behind the scenes look at the efforts of those who fought against the Nazi invaders The soldier is captured twice by the Germans and tortured and other German wartime atrocities are described The purpose of the novel seems to be to celebrate and recognize acts of kindness and heroism in the midst of the struggles of conflict

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Under a War Torn SkyRy begins a remarkable journey to freedom Relying on the kindness of strangers Henry moves from town to town traveling by moonlight never asking uestions or even the names of the peopl. Tense YA actionadventure story about downed World War II American pilot and the civilians of the French Resistance who risk all to save him The young main character works through some old hurts from his father as he spends his days hiding fearing fighting The folks who help him are kind and brave and so real Hopeful sad satisfying Great read The best part—the story is based on the experiences of the author’s father