What would you do to secure your own freedom?
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Imagine a word where your every move is monitored, every contact scrutinised, a world where your mail arrives mysteriously opened and your movement restricted. What would you do if there was a knock at the door and you know that you will be met with the secret police.
Imagine being imprisoned for believing in freedom of speech, risking losing everything: your job, your family, your life.
What would you do to secure your own freedom.
This is the story of Jana, a young Czech girl navigating her way through a harsh communist regime, who encounters loss, betrayal and fear. Watching the fall of the Berlin Wall on her television screen in Prague and marching in the crowds of the Velvet Revolution with her father are some of the experiences which shape her. But how will she deal with the changes once the boarders are opened up and a new life awaits?
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“Elaborate interweaving of historical events with personal stories of the skillfully created characters made it an interesting, thought provoking read.”
“I truly did enjoy this story and the glimpse it gave into communism and how the regime affected families…the ending was quite a surprise.”
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