Sophie's Secret War
Book information
Author Jill Atkins
Series My Story
Publishers Scholastic UK
Publication date June 1, 2009[1]
Pages 155
ISBN 9781407108650
Book in series 23
Preceded by Highway Girl
Followed by The Fall of the Blade

Sophie's Secret War: A Second World War Girl's Diary is a historical fiction book by Jill Atkins for the My Story series. It was published in June 2009 by Scholastic UK. The book was released in Canada as The Secret War.


"For Liam, Callum, Ewan, and Isabel–hoping they'll grow up into a peaceful world"

Book descriptionEdit

"In 1939, the start of the Second World War. Sophie becomes a messenger for a Resistance group in Northern France. But as the German invaders overwhelm the British forces on the French coast, Sophie finds herself more deeply involved with the Resistance–in a dangerous plan to save a young Scottish soldier..."



Main article: List of Sophie's Secret War characters


Main article: Jill Atkins



See alsoEdit

v - e - dMy Story (UK)

The Hunger | Voyage on the Great Titanic | The Crystal Palace | Blitz | My Tudor Queen | Twentieth-Century Girl
The Great Plague | The '45 Rising | Mill Girl | Transported | Bloody Tower | Mayflower | Suffragette | Slave Girl
Anne Boleyn and Me | Victorian Workhouse | War Nurse | The Queen's Spies | Princess of Egypt | Pompeii
Road to War | Highway Girl | Sophie's Secret War | The Fall of the Blade | Factory Girl | No Way Back
Wartime Princess | Berlin Olympics | Lady Jane Grey | Nowhere to Run | Codename Céline


Civil War | Trafalgar | The Trenches | Battle of Britain | Armada | Crimea | Indian Mutiny | Zulu War | Agincourt | Waterloo
Flying Ace | D-Day | Spy Smuggler | Desert Danger | U-Boat Hunter | Roman Invasion | Viking Blood | The Sweep's Boy
The Storm to Come | Pyramid of Secrets

My Royal Story

Egyptian Princess | Bloody Tower | Victoria | Anastasia | Anne Boleyn and Me | Cleopatra | Marie Antoinette | Elizabeth
Mary, Queen of Scots | Catherine of Aragon | Henry VIII's Wives

My True Story

What If They Find Us? | Hero at Dunkirk | Standing Alone | Give Us the Vote! | Dodger!

External linksEdit

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