Module C: Elective 1: People and Politics. Falling by Anne Provoost. Fascism and racism in history and today are the main elements of this young adult novel. When his grandfather dies and it becomes known that he had betrayed Jews in hiding during World War Two, Lucas soon discovers that the past can catch up with you. Falling is an intriguing and captivating novel about a hot summer during which things slowly but surely get out of hand.