Two stories in one, Fireshadow is an engrossing story of past and present, love and tragedy. Vinnie escapes to the bush to deal with the guilt of his sister’s death in a car accident. The story from the past is of Erich Pieters, a young German soldier who was a prisoner of war in an Australian camp. While a prisoner he meets and falls in love with the granddaughter of an Australian doctor he becomes friends with. The two stories meet when Erich, old and dying, returns to the prison site.
Recommended age: 14+