The boys who challenged Hitler

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The boys who challenged Hitler : Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club

Hoose, Phillip M., 1947- author.

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2015.

viii, 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

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Examines the true story of Knud Pedersen and his schoolmates, all Danish boys, and how when the Nazi's invaded their country in World War II they became ashamed of their nation's leaders for not fighting back. Knud inspired his friends to start the Churchill Club, taking inspiration from the British leader, and began to sabotage the Germans in Denmark wherever they could.

Reading Counts: Level 7.6 / 11.0 Points / 66139.

Lexile: 970L

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ISBN:

9780374300227

LC Call No:

D802.D4 H645 2015

Dewey Class No:

940.53/489/083 23

Author:

Hoose, Phillip M., 1947- author.

Title:

The boys who challenged Hitler : Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club / Phillip Hoose.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

viii, 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 7/2015

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 4/15/2015

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 4/2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Magazine, 7/2015

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Reviews, 4/1/2015

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 3/16/2015

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 5/2015

Summary:

Examines the true story of Knud Pedersen and his schoolmates, all Danish boys, and how when the Nazi's invaded their country in World War II they became ashamed of their nation's leaders for not fighting back. Knud inspired his friends to start the Churchill Club, taking inspiration from the British leader, and began to sabotage the Germans in Denmark wherever they could.

Target Audience:

7.1.

Target Audience:

7-12.

Target Audience:

970 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG+ 7.1 7.0 174400.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 7.6 11.0 66139.

Awards Note:

Sibert Honor Book, 2016

Subject:

Pedersen, Knud,--1925-2014.

Subject:

Churchill-klubben (Alborg, Denmark)--History.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--Denmark.

Subject:

Boys--Political activity--Biography.

Subject:

Middle school students--Political activity--Biography.

Subject:

Heroes and heroines--Denmark--Biography.

Subject:

Sabotage--Denmark--History.

Subject:

Resistance to government--Denmark--History.

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