The main conflict in “Number the Stars” is the Nazis occupying Denmark to capture and send Jews to concentration camps. Specifically, a conflict arises for the main characters when the Yohansen family risks their lives b... More »

Some Newbery Medal winners include Lois Lowry’s “The Giver,” Madeleine L’Engle’s “A Wrinkle in Time” and Neil Gaiman’s “The Graveyard Book.” The Newbery Medal is an annual award honoring the most distinguished contributi... More » Art & Literature Literature

Some popular Houghton Mifflin Harcourt books for fifth graders include "Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great Apes" by Pamela S. Turner, "Bread and Roses, Too" by Katherine Paterson and "Number the Stars" by Lois Lowr... More » Education

There are multiple themes present in Elie Wiesel's book "Night" including the struggle for Eliezer to keep his faith in a kind God, the inhumane treatment of humans by humans and the silence found in the lack of response... More »

The Odd Thomas book series can be ordered online from a number of retailers. On his official website, the author Dean Koontz lists the retailers of each book, including Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and Walmart. The eight no... More » Art & Literature Literature Fiction

"The Hiding Place" describes the efforts of Corrie ten Boom and her family to hide Jews from the Nazis during World War II, the family's subsequent arrest, and their experiences in a concentration camp. Ten Boom's story ... More » Art & Literature Literature

"All the Light We Cannot See," "The Fault in Our Stars" and "Be Careful What You Wish For" are some bestselling fiction books of 2015. These are three New York Times fiction bestsellers. More » Art & Literature Literature Fiction