It is 1916, and it has been two years since Dumè, Marie’s big brother, left their quiet village in the mountains of Corsica to go to war against the Germans in the north of France. Prompted by a vivid dream she has been having lately, Marie sets out on a journey to find her brother in France and to bring him back to Corsica. Little does she know, mysterious creatures will both guide and disrupt her mission.
- total word count: 4400
- 36 pages of text, with beautiful illustrations
- written in past tense
- contains 9 pages with cultural notes about Corsica and the first World War
- setting: Corsica and France
- contains a French-English glossary
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