Fan-favourite Michael Grant is back. The bestselling author of both theGoneand theBZRKseries returns to the page, bringing a very different take to one of history’s darkest times.BOOK 2 OF THESOLDIER GIRLSERIES Sequel to Front Lines, the epic new young adult series by the author of GONE set in an alternate World War II.THE SUMMER OF 1943, WORLD WAR II. THREE GIRLS, FIERCELY FIGHTING THEIR OWN BATTLES IN THE MIDST OF THE GREATEST WAR OF ALL TIME. Nazi Germany is far from beaten, but the Germans have been bloodied. With heavy memories of combat, Rio, Frangie, Rainy and their Allied army are moving on to their next target: Italy. These young women are not heroes for fighting alongside their brothers – they are soldiers. They will brave terrible conditions in an endless siege. They will fight to find themselves on the front lines of WWII. And they will come face-to-face with the brutality of war until they win or die. No-one will emerge unscathed … but they all hope to emerge victorious.