Publisher Description

It’s 1914 and the great powers of Europe are on the brink of war. In Holbeck, Leeds, the Keeton family struggles to get by on their meagre wages. The six Keeton brothers couldn’t be more different, but the outbreak of World War I puts their lives on hold and sets them on a course of destruction.

Danny Keeton drags his identical twin brother Charlie off to war with the idea that this will be one great adventure. At the tender age of fourteen, he soon discovers war is no place for boys. With the sadistic Sergeant Archibald Braddock and the tender Corporal Nathan Dettmer alongside them, the only goal is to stay alive long enough to make it back home.

But how many of the brothers will survive the first brutal year of the bloodiest conflict in human history?

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Remember to check out my original Made in Yorkshire series, where you can meet the offspring of many of the characters featured here. It all starts with 1964 (Made in Yorkshire Book 1).

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2015
June 18
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
266
Pages
PUBLISHER
James Farner
SELLER
Draft2Digital, LLC
SIZE
580.4
KB

Customer Reviews

Deb'sVodka ,

1914

Good read.

-/good boy ,

Great book

This is an interesting story regarding the life of young boys on the front line during the great war. As soon as I started could not put it down. Definitely looking forward to book two.

Michael Rai ,

Cliff hanger

Definitely grew fond of the characters and will be reading the second book.

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