It is 1936 and the headmistress at Roehampton Secondary School, pioneer and suffragette Octavia Smith, is steering her pupils towards success as her exemplary girls' school moves from strength to strength. But as Europe rumbles towards war, Octavia's drive to change the world burns as bright as ever and she finds herself caught up in covert plans to rescue Jewish families from the Nazi advance in mainland Europe. Meanwhile, talk of an evacuation of schoolchildren is increasing and Octavia will have to uproot if she wants to ...

Octavia's War 2010, Magna Large Print Books, Long Preston

ISBN-13: 9780750532464

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Octavia's War 2009, Allison & Busby, London

ISBN-13: 9780749007560

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