Number the Stars
German soldiers could at any moment strike at you and ruin your life or take control of it. This was not the case for 10-year-old Annemarie. This could happen to her best friend, Ellen, though. Ellen was a Jew.
Slip into the life of Annemarie Johansen in the book Number the Stars by Luis Lowry. Go along on an adventure with her as she escapes her town to save her best friend. Follow Annemarie run through the woods, ride trains, and protect Ellen from the Nazis.
REAL LIFE FACTS ABOUT THE HOLOCAUST
- There was many secret codes that anti-holocaust Germans used to talk about the Jews
- There was many Germans that wanted to protect the Jews and not hurt them, this was good because the Jews could hide more easily.
- Jews were targeted by the Germans because they had a distorted image about how they lived and what the Jews were like.