Lexile is 670L
It's 1943 Copenhagen and the Jews of Denmark are being "relocated," so Annemarie Johansen's best friend, Ellen, moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be part of the family. When Annemarie is asked to go on a dangerous mission, she must find the courage to save her friend's life.
Newbery Medal (Won, 1990)
Mark Twain Award (Nominated, 1992)
Jane Addams Children's Book Award et al.