“Whatever happens, stay together,” their parents tell them. But Nadia is assigned to train number 76, while Viktor must leave on train number 77.

An epic adventure of separated twins, trying to find each other, set in an accurate historical reconstruction of the Leningrad blockade.

The dramatic storytelling creates a sense of immediacy that brings the story alive. The emotions jump at the reader from the pages of the protagonists’ diary.

First Publisher: Mondadori Libri (Italy), 2017, pages: 432
Published in: Italy (Mondadori Libri), Germany (Thienemann-Esslinger verlag), France (l’école des loisir)

Davide Morosinotto

Davide is not only a sci-fi and children’s author, but also journalist and videogame translator. He has written over thirty titles. In 2017 he won the Italian Andersen Award with The Pocket Watch Gang, the adventure he dreams of having lived as a child.