Story is set in the Basque Village of Guernica Spain
Ani, an outsider at school is surprised when Mathias seeks her friendship. The two become involved in the resistance efforts and together they experience the horror of Hitler's bombing and the deadly aftermath.
The Guernica tree shelters Ani from much in her world
This is what remains of the tree after the bombing
Ani's mother, a sardinera works very hard since her father has joined the resistance
We Went Back - Photographs of the Spanish Civil War by Chim
Ani missed her father who was fighting in the Resistance force