An uncontested master of children’s literature and a two-time Newbery Award winner, Lois Lowry is renowned for her ability to interweave difficult topics with approachable narratives, which she does expertly in Number the Stars and the Giver quartet. She has also written several lighthearted books, including the Anastasia and Sam Krupnik series.
Quién cuenta las estrellas? (Number the Stars)by Lois Lowry, Juan Luque, Juan Carlos Sanz, Juan C. Sanz
Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching through town. When the Jews of Denmark are "relocated". Ellen moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be one of the family. Soon Annemarie is asked to go on a dangerous mission to save Ellen's life. An ALA Notable Book. A "School Library Journal" Best Book of the Year. Teacher's Guide.
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