“Two days ago, the Nazis rolled into Marie’s hometown. With her mother trapped in the countryside and her father ordered to perform piano concerts for the invaders, the 12-year-old’s life is turned upside down.
“When she learns there is more to her pianist father than meets the eye, Marie must work with him to sneak important information past the watching Nazis.
“This is a short story (approx. 12 minutes average reading time). It contains themes of family, adventure, and trusting God in hard times.” ~from Goodreads
Title: The Art Contest
Author: Perry Elisabeth Kirkpatrick
Genre(s): Christian Historical Fiction
Romance Content: None whatsoever
(My) Recommended Age Range: 8-15
This was a sweet short story about a young girl and how she helped free France from the Nazis. I like how Mrs. Kirkpatrick described things; I always knew what was going on. It was very short, and I would have liked it better if it was even a bit longer. However, if you are looking for a short story, I would recommend this.
**I received a free ARC of this book from the author. I was not obligated to post a positive review. All thoughts are my own.**