Number The Stars by Lois Lowry

This novel is a poignant historical fiction set during World War II, focusing on the bravery and resilience of the Danish people, particularly through the eyes of a young girl. The story explores themes of friendship, courage, and the stark realities of war, as it follows the protagonist and her family's efforts to save their Jewish neighbors from the Holocaust. Through a blend of factual history and compelling narrative, the book highlights the human capacity for kindness and heroism in the face of terrifying adversity, leaving a lasting impact on readers of all ages.

The 3195th greatest book of all time


Published
1989
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
137-158
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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