Number the Stars 25th Anniversary

Number the Stars 25th Anniversary

by Lois Lowry
     
 


This 25th anniversary edition marks another milestone for the Newbery Medal-winning classic Number the Stars. By the author of The Giver, this remarkable work of historical fiction tells  the profound story about a very brave ten-year-old Danish girl and how the Nazis threatenSee more details below

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Overview


This 25th anniversary edition marks another milestone for the Newbery Medal-winning classic Number the Stars. By the author of The Giver, this remarkable work of historical fiction tells  the profound story about a very brave ten-year-old Danish girl and how the Nazis threaten her Jewish best friend in the war-torn world of 1943.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"The whole work is seamless, compelling, and memorable—impossible to put down; difficult to forget."
The Horn Book
 

(star) "“A story of Denmark and the Danish people, whose Resistance was so effective in saving their Jews.”—School Library Journal, starred review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780544340008
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/07/2014
Edition description:
Anniversar
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
109,865
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Lois Lowry is the author of more than thirty books for young adults, including the popular Anastasia Krupnik series. She has received countless honors, among them the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal, and the Mark Twain Award. She received Newbery Medals for two of her novels, NUMBER THE STARS and THE GIVER. Her first novel, A SUMMER TO DIE, was awarded the International Reading Association’s Children’s Book Award. Ms. Lowry now divides her time between Cambridge and an 1840s farmhouse in Maine. To learn more about Lois Lowry, see her website at www.loislowry.com.

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