The Question and Answer section for Number the Stars is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
In Chapter Three, Annemarie's mother awakens her in the middle of the night because Peter has come to visit.
Annemarie is a ten-year-old girl living in Copenhagen, Denmark with her family in 1943. Annemarie enjoys running, fairy tales, and spending time with her best friend, Ellen Rosen. Although her younger sister Kirsti sometimes bothers her, Annemarie...
The resistence fighters are ordinary Danes who resist the Nazi occupation of Denmark. People like Annemarie's family work in the secret to help Jews to safety.