Number the Stars

Written by Lois Lowry

The story of the Danish Resistance against Nazi Germany as told through the eyes of 10-year-old Annemarie Johansen. Her family takes in Annemarie's best friend, Ellen Rosen, and protects her in their home. Annemarie then watches as the Resistance smuggles 7,000 Jews out of Denmark to safety in Sweden.

Age Range 10 - 12 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
160
Publisher
Sandpiper
Grade Level 5 - 7
ISBN
9780547577098
Lexile 670L
Themes