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Author Lee, Carol Ann.

Title A friend called Anne : one girl's story of war, peace, and a unique friendship with Anne Frank / Jacqueline van Maarsen ; retold for children by Carol Ann Lee.

Imprint New York : Viking, 2005, c2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5318 LEE    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5318 LEE    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5318 LEE    Available
Description x, 163 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Note "First published in the U.K. in 2004 by Penguin Books Ltd."--T.p. verso.
Contents 1. The Road to war -- 2. Anne -- 3. Getting to know each other -- 4. Separation -- 5. Removing the yellow star -- 6. Last good-byes -- 7. The hunger winter -- 8. Liberation -- 9. The Diary of Anne Frank -- 10. Fame.
Summary The story of Jacqueline van Maarsen ("Jopie"), who was Anne Frank's best friend before Anne went into hiding. She remembers her friendship with Anne, her own experiences of the Holocaust, and accepting the fame of Anne's diary.
Audience Ages 8 up.
Subject Frank, Anne, 1929-1945.
Maarsen, Jacqueline van.
Jews -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jews -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Biography.
Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- Biography.
Added Author Maarsen, Jacqueline van. Anne en Jopie.
ISBN 0670059587 (hardcover) : $15.99

 
    
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