Number the Stars (book)

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry is about a ten year-old girl, Annemarie, during the German occupation of Denmark in WWII. It was published in 1989, and won the Newberry Award in 1990.

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Number the Stars (book)

Who wrote the book Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?

Lois Lowry was the author of Number The Stars.

Number the Stars (book)

What freedoms did the the people of Denmark lose in Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?

They lost the ability to stay out past 8 O'Clock, they lost the freedom of religion. Annemarie lost her older sister and her fiance because they were resistance fighters

Number the Stars (book)

What happen to Mrs. Hirsch in Number the Stars?

The button shop closed

Number the Stars (book)

What is a simile in the book Number the Stars?

Bottom of Page 5:

Kirsti thinks of the soldiers "as unimportant as lamp posts."

Number the Stars (book)

What page is the word imperious in on Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?

boobs for sale

Number the Stars (book)

What is King Christian X's horse's name in the book Number the Stars?

King Christian X had a horse named Jubilee; in the book and in real life.

Number the Stars (book)

How did Number the Stars end?

the war ended 2 years later pa told marie how lise dies
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What does Annemarie realize after she heard peter's news in Number the Stars?

she was angry at peter.

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Where did the book Number the Stars get its name?

She named it Number the Stars because in the book Peter reads a psalm.

Psalms 147:4 (KJV) He telleth the number of the stars; he calleth them all by their names. In the book, it's "He who numbers the stars one by one"

In that Psalms it is said God numbers the stars.... Just as God knows the name of each and every star, He also knew of each and every hurt and horrible times the Jewish people went through during that time. He had not forgotten them, each hurt, death, torture etc.. was and is on His heart.

Number the Stars (book)

Why would annemarie and Ellen need to pretend that they are sisters?

Because they can be prepared when of if the Germans come and search the house.

Number the Stars (book)

What makes the German soldiers suspicious of ellens identity in Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?

the fact that she has brown hair and the johanson family has blond hair.

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How old is Ellen Rosen in Number the Stars?


Number the Stars (book)

What were the fireworks on kirsti's birthday in number of stars?

The 'fireworks' were the Danes blowing up their own naval fleet, so the Germans could not use them. butt

Number the Stars (book)

Why was kirsti sent to bed before aunt birte's funeral?

Like uncle herik says

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What is ellen's personality traits from Number the Stars?


Number the Stars (book)

What is the conflict in Number the Stars?

Throughout the book, the German's are the main problem. Always stopping the Jews, questioning them, etc.

The conflict in the book Number The Stars is that all the Jews in Denmark are being "relocated". While Ellen's family goes away, they leave Ellen (who is Jewish) with Annemarie, her best friend.

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Number the Stars (book)

What does the word condescending in the book Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?

I know I'm a teacher, but I don't give a hoot. My class is reading this and we don't give a hoot, either. Sorry. AH

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Who was Lise's Fiancee in Number the Stars?


Number the Stars (book)

Why did peter bring the de frie danske?

he brought it to inform them about what was going on, since the newspapers were censored

Number the Stars (book)

In 'Number The Stars' what lie dose Uncle Henrik tell Annemarie?

Uncle Henrik tells Annemarie that their Great-Aunt Berte has died and they are having a funeral.

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What is an adjective describing Number the Stars?


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What was Mr Rosen's occupation in Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?


Number the Stars (book)

How did Annemarie know that the sign door of the button shop was in German in Number the Stars?

there was a swastika on the door

Number the Stars (book)

Who showed up at the funeral for Great -aunt Birte in Number the Stars by Lois Lowry?

Know one did because she is not a real person and the book.

Number the Stars (book)

What does in mock dismay mean in Number the Stars?

the other way or something like that


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