Sixteen-year-old Noa, forced to give up her baby fathered by a Nazi soldier, snatches a child from a boxcar containing Jewish infants bound for a concentration camp and takes refuge with a traveling circus, where Astrid, a Jewish aerialist, becomes her mentor.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Fiction.
Jews -- Germany -- Fiction.
Teenage mothers -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Fiction.