In Nazi-occupied Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen is called upon for a selfless act of bravery to help save her best friend from a terrible fate.
Winner of the Newbery Medal, newly reissued in the Essential Modern Classics range.
"A moving and important novel." John Boyne, bestselling author of `The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas'"...a decent, brave and likeable heroine who is caught by accident in harsh political affairs. NUMBER THE STARS is a simple, but effective tale.' - Times Educational Supplement
Series: Collins Modern Classics
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
For Grades: 4 - 7
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 1st September 2011
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 13.0 x 1.2
Weight (kg): 0.13
Edition Type: New edition