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This is an excellent book to use with a study of World War II and/or the Holocaust. This book stands out from the rest because of its insight into the courage of the people that helped the Jews escape the Nazis.
Annemarie is a ten-year-old girl in Nazi-occupied Copenhagen. She finds the courage to help her Jewish friends escape danger. The book won the 1990 Newbery Award and is suitable for grades fourth through eighth.
About the Author:
Lois Lowry was born on 20 March 1937 in Hawaii. Her father was a career army officer, and her family moved many, many times as she was growing up. At seventeen years of age she decided to begin her writing career as she went to school at Brown University.