Number the Stars

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Dell Pub., 1990 - 144 halaman
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.

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5 bintang
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4 bintang
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3 bintang
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2 bintang
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Over the years, I have read many of Lois Lowry's books, I do not know how I missed this one. This is a poignant tale of Annemarie Johansen and her family living in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1943 ... Baca ulasan lengkap

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A short story that showed how Danish non-Jews smuggled Jews to Sweden from Denmark to help them escaped from being arrested and shipped into concentration camps. Good story. Captured the setting and the history well. Baca ulasan lengkap

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Why Are You Running?
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Who Is the Man Who Rides Past?
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Where Is Mrs Hirsch?
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Tentang pengarang (1990)

Lois Lowry (nee Lois Ann Hammersberg) was born on March 20, 1937, in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was educated at both Brown University and the University of Southern Maine. Before becoming an author, she worked as a photographer and a freelance journalist. Her first book, A Summer to Die, was published in 1977. Since then she has written over 30 books for young adults including Gathering Blue, Messenger, the Anastasia Krupnik series, and Son. She has received numerous awards including: The New York Times Best Seller,the International Reading Association's Children's Literature Award, the American Library Association Notable Book Award Citation and two Newberry Medals for Number the Stars in 1990, and The Giver in 1993. She was also awarded an honorary Doctorate of Letters by Brown University in 2014. The Giver is part of a Quartet of books; it is the first book, followed by Gathering Blue, messenger and Son. The Giver has been met with a diversity of reactions from schools in America, some of which have adopted it as a part of the mandatory curriculum, while others have prohibited the book's inclusion in classroom studies. It was also made into a feature film of the same name released in 2014.

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