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Number the Stars 25 ANV Edition
Contributor(s): Lowry, Lois
ISBN: 0544340000     ISBN-13: 9780544340008
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    OUR PRICE: $17.81  
Product Type: Hardcover - Other Formats
Published: October 2014
Annotation: In 1943, during the German occupation of Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie learns how to be brave and courageous when she helps shelter her Jewish friend from the Nazis.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945; Denmark; Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945; Denmark; Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945; Jews; Rescue; Fiction.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Historical | Holocaust
- Juvenile Fiction | Family
- Juvenile Fiction | People & Places | Europe
Dewey: [Fic]
LCCN: 2014381009
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Book type: Juvenile Fiction
Physical Information: 8.75" H x 5.75" W x 0.50" (0.60 lbs) 137 pages
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q00008
Reading Level: 5.1   Interest Level: Grades 6-8   Point Value: 5.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.

Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2015 Spring)
This is a twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Lowry's 1990 Newbery Medal winning book about a ten-year-old Danish girl during World War II. A new introduction by the author reflects on the book's journey over the last quarter century.

Reviewed by School Library Journal Reviews (SLJ Reviews 1997 September)
The gripping story of a ten-year-old Danish girl and her family's courageous efforts to smuggle Jews out of their Nazi-occupied homeland to safety in Sweden. Readers are taken to the very heart of Annemarie's experience, and, through her eyes, come to understand the true meaning of bravery. (Mar. 1989) Copyright 1998 School Library Journal Reviews