I savoured each short chapter of an unusual war story. There's courage, comradeship and morality, an exciting tale of a missing jewel and those who seek or skilfully conceal it. But there's more. The wonder of the senses felt by a blind French girl, sounds scents, most of all touch. The wonder and terror of radio that bridges the world and inevitably draws the German boy to her. What happens? I wanted to know but didn't want it to end.