Sion Hughes (Y Lolfa)
Delving into the subject of espionage during the Second World War, this Welsh-language story is the second novel from author Sion Hughes. The story follows Richard, a violinist from Wales who is transported into the world of espionage, moving to Cafe Rouge in a small Brittany village, living with a family thrown together due to the effects of war. A character-driven tale, the author succeeds in conveying a mesmerising account that is difficult not to get absorbed in. Rich descriptions of the different locations also set the scene with great detail in this well-researched account. A captivating story full of suspense with a few unexpected and intriguing plot twists, a worthwhile read for anyone looking for Welsh-language escapism.
Price: £7.99. Info: www.ylolfa.com