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Number the Stars

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As the German troops begin their campaign to "relocate" all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen's family takes in Annemarie's best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of the family.

Through the eyes of ten-year-old Annemarie, we watch as the Danish Resistance smuggles almost the entire Jewish population of Denmark, nearly seven thousand people, across the sea to Sweden. The heroism of an entire nation reminds us that there was pride and human decency in the world even during a time of terror and war.

Winner of the 1990 Newbery Medal.


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Publisher: HMH Books

Kindle Book

  • Release date: April 24, 1989

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780547345444
  • Release date: April 24, 1989

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  • ISBN: 9780547345444
  • File size: 5092 KB
  • Release date: April 24, 1989

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Kindle Book
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English

Levels

ATOS Level:4.5
Lexile® Measure:670
Interest Level:4-8(MG)
Text Difficulty:3

As the German troops begin their campaign to "relocate" all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen's family takes in Annemarie's best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of the family.

Through the eyes of ten-year-old Annemarie, we watch as the Danish Resistance smuggles almost the entire Jewish population of Denmark, nearly seven thousand people, across the sea to Sweden. The heroism of an entire nation reminds us that there was pride and human decency in the world even during a time of terror and war.

Winner of the 1990 Newbery Medal.


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  • Details

    Publisher:
    HMH Books

    Kindle Book
    Release date: April 24, 1989

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780547345444
    Release date: April 24, 1989

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9780547345444
    File size: 5092 KB
    Release date: April 24, 1989

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English
  • Levels
    ATOS Level: 4.5
    Lexile® Measure: 670
    Interest Level: 4-8(MG)
    Text Difficulty: 3
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