The Whispering Town

The Whispering Town

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In Denmark during World War II, young Annet, her parents, and their neighbors help a Jewish family hide from Nazi soldiers until it is safe for them to leave Annet's basement.
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Kar-Ben Publishing, [2014]
ISBN: 9781467711944
1467711942
Branch Call Number: J HF ELVGREN
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Santomauro, Fabio - Illustrator

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ArapahoeKati Jun 28, 2017

A neat Holocaust story I had never heard before, made accessible in picture book form.


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ArapahoeKati Jun 28, 2017

A neat Holocaust story I had never heard before, made accessible in picture book form.

A lovely testimony to the compassion of the Danish families who helped Jews escape the Nazis in WWII. A difficult subject handled with gentleness.

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