by Trilby Kent
Genre: Literary Fiction
Glenys Phayre volunteers to become penpals with a Belgium prisoner. Due to a misspelling in the city's name, her letters end up in the mailbox of 13 year old Marten. He is as desperate for companionship and a confidant as Glen is and Marten pretends to be said prisoner and writes back to her.
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