Tag Archives: Nazi

Resistance – Little Known Events of WWII

Resistance By Jennifer A Nielsen Spoiler Alert!   Summary Chaya Lindner is a teenager living in Nazi-occupied Poland. Simply being Jewish places her in danger of being killed or sent to the camps. After her little sister is taken away, … Continue reading

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“The Miracle of Freedom: 7 Tipping Points that Saved the World” – How Precious Is Freedom?

Book Review: The Miracle of Freedom: 7 Tipping Points that Saved the World By Chris Stewart and Ted Stewart Spoiler Alert! Summary To what do we owe the great privilege of freedom? • To a handful of Greek soldiers and … Continue reading

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“Snow Treasure” – Fact or Fiction?

Book Review: Snow Treasure By Marie McSwigan Spoiler Alert!   Summary In the bleak winter of 1940, Nazi troops parachuted into Peter Lindstrom’s tiny Norwegian village and held it captive. Nobody thought the Nazis could be defeated–until Uncle Victor told … Continue reading

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“Number the Stars” – Is This WWII Novel Appropriate for Sixth Graders?

Book Review: Number the Stars By Lois Lowry Spoiler Alert! Summary Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It’s now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food … Continue reading

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