For Johnny Ramsden it all began on the day of the mass burial, when he overheard Mrs Simpson whispering: Boer sympathisers within the besieged town of Mafikeng were passing information to the enemy.
His mother came from a Boer family - and was a suspect.
That was preposterous, Johnny decided after a brief moment of doubt.
Then, late one night, he heard the tap on the door and saw his mother sending off a message . . .
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Age Group : Ages 12-18
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