Arctic Star (Conkers)

by Tom Palmer

Tom Clohosy Cole (Illustrator)

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Multi-award-winning author Tom Palmer returns with a thrilling naval adventure inspired by the incredible history of the Second World War Arctic convoys.

Winter 1943. Teenagers Frank, Joseph and Stephen are Royal Navy recruits on their first mission at sea during the Second World War. Their ship is part of an Arctic Convoy sailing to Russia to deliver supplies to the Soviets. The convoys have to navigate treacherous waters, sailing through a narrow channel between the Arctic ice pack and German bases on the Norwegian coast. Faced with terrifying enemy attacks from both air and sea, as well as life-threatening cold and storms, will all three boys make it home again?

  • ISBN13 9781781129715
  • Publish Date 6 May 2021
  • Publish Status Active
  • Publish Country GB
  • Imprint Barrington Stoke Ltd
  • Format Paperback (B-Format (198x129 mm))
  • Pages 208
  • Language English