Number The Stars

Lois Lowry


Annemarie Johansen a ten year old and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think about life before the war. Their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages , and the Nazi soldiers marching in their town


The Nazi's won't stop. The Jews of Denmark are being "relocated" , so Ellen moves in with the "Johansens" and pretends to be part of the family. Annemarie's family helps Ellen and her family take them to Sweden where they will be free.
Number the Stars book trailer- EDC 220


This a photograph of Copenhagen today. Annemarie lived in Copenhagen with her family. Ellen and her family lived in the same apartment building.


The conflict of this story is that Annemarie's family is trying their best to help Ellen and her family to survive and get them to Sweden
Number the Stars Book Trailer
Nazi Marching Song