At the start, Nicholas is very scared and hesitant. The army wanted Nicholas to translate a english note from the British for them, but if the Japanese find out about this Army, they will kill all of them immediately. In the beginning of the story, Nicholas hides in the bushes, crouching down and peeping at the Japanese.
There are three loyal Chinese servants left in the household. The first Japanese soldier appeared round the boulder. So Nicholas has to keep this great secret and help finish this mission without letting anyone know.
He is eleven years old. And he helped a lot of people too. This showed that Nicholas is not a wise and trustworthy young man. This story contained a lot of emotion.
But i like this story especially the main character "Nicholas or Wing Ming. This shows that Nicholas is innocent, weak minded and dependent on others.
He changes from being a helpless and panicked little boy into a fearless adolescent. However, Nicholas realizes how important the task is and how many people depend on it. Having made one enormous adjustment at the beginning of the war, Nicholas finds he must make another at the end.
Nicholas grown up in a wealthy family, he has a gardener, cook and servants. Nicholas does more than expected by entering the camp itself because the person who he was supposed to pass the medicine to had the fever. Despite of losing parents, he is very brave and confident.
He had come to the terms with their absence and did not miss them. The story shows Nicholas what the true meaning of this war is, and what the Hong Kong people have to do in order to survive. He changes from being weak and dependent into a spirited and a self-reliant person.
It is nearly four years since he was last at home. Through this war, Nicholas changed dramatically in many ways, both mentally and physically. Nicholas is an eleven-year-old boy whose parents have both suddenly disappeared in the chaos of war breaking out. As the Japanese come to do a home to home search, three loyal family servants, Tang, his wife Ah Mee, and the gardener Ah Kwan take Nicholas and they escape to Kowloon as Hong Kong Island is no longer safe.
He get a medicine for his servant Tang when he caught a disease. Although he was very afraid and scared, he stayed quiet and still, not causing any attention, Page 65 This incident showed that Nicholas became much more wise and smart, knowing how to keep himself safe in times of danger and also learning from his mistakes.
During this time, many events happen. As he learns to cope Nicholas becomes strong and resourceful, calm and thoughtful. Nicholas makes a monumental adjustment.Music on the Bamboo Radio is a novel written by Martin Booth that was first published in The story revolves around Nicholas Holford, the main character and minor relations can be made to Martin Booth's life during the Second World War.
“Music on the Bamboo Radio” is a historical fiction novel written by Martin Booth sets in the time of when the imperial Japanese Army invades Hong Kong. Music on the Bamboo Radio is a story by Martin Booth. It is about a young boy, Nicholas Holder, who escapes from his home in Hong Kong during its occupation by the Japanese army in World War II.
While experiencing the terrible atrocities resulting from. Music on the Bamboo Radio is a novel written by Martin Booth that was first published in The story revolves around Nicholas Holford, the main character and minor relations can be made to Martin Booth's life during the Second World mi-centre.com: Adventure novel.
“Music on the Bamboo Radio” is a historical novel, a fictional story full of adventure set during WWII. It begins on the day that Hong Kong surrendered to the Japanese.
Nicholas Holford, the protagonist, arrives home and finds his parents missing. Review of the book 'Music on the Bamboo Radio' by Martin Booth: Hiding out with Chinese friends for the duration of the war after Hong Kong surrenders to the Japanese Army, Nicholas Holford becomes useful both to the Chinese Communist guerrillas and the British Army, who .Download