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Reiss, Johanna

Overview
Works: 43 works in 250 publications in 11 languages and 7,675 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Biography  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives  Fiction  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Correspondent, Recipient
Classifications: D810.J4, 940.531503924
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The upstairs room by Johanna Reiss( Book )
84 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 464 libraries worldwide
In this true story, Annie is only eight years old when the Germans march into Holland during World War II, yet she is in great danger because she is Jewish. Separated from their parents, she and her sister have to hide in a cramped upstairs room as the long and frightening war goes on outside! (Reading Grade Level: 7 & up) (An Accelerated Reader title)
The upstairs room by Johanna Reiss( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 249 libraries worldwide
For the last two years, the radio news has brought trouble to eight-year-old Annie de Leeuw's home. When Father hears how Hitler is treating the Jews, he wants to move the family to America. Mother argues they will be safe in Holland. Then she notices Annie and sends her from the room. One May night in 1940, Annie wakes to the sound of planes passing overhead. The Germans have come! When her friends begin to disappear, Father says the family must hide. Suddenly Annie and her older sister find themselves with strangers in a faraway village-and they can't leave the upstairs bedroom. As the weeks turn into months, Annie wonders if being safe really is worth living in a tiny room
The journey back by Johanna Reiss( Book )
30 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in 6 languages and held by 140 libraries worldwide
2.verdenskrig er ovre og søstrene vender hjem til deres forældre, men efterkrigstiden er dog ikke problemfri
Johanna Reiss leest de schuilplaats by Johanna Reiss( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 72 libraries worldwide
De in Amerika wonende joodse schrijfster vertelt hoe zij en haar zusje tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog ruim twee jaar ondergedoken zijn geweest bij een boerenfamilie in Usselo. Vanaf ca. 13 jaar
A hidden life : a memoir of August 1969 by Johanna Reiss( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Het Amerikaans-joodse gezin Reiss bezoekt in 1969 het onderduikadres van de auteur in Nederland. Echtgenoot Jim keert eerder terug naar New York en pleegt zelfmoord. Reiss probeert al schrijvend het raadsel van haar man's dood te begrijpen
The upstairs room by Johanna Reiss( visu )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Because Annie de Leeuw and her sister were Jewish and in danger of being captured by the Germans in 1942, they had to hide in the upstairs room of a secluded farm house in Holland. Based on her own experience as a young girl during WWII, Johanna Reiss's story reflects a spirit of optimism courage and even humor during her hardship
The journey back by Johanna Reiss( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of thirteen-year-old Annie De Leeuw, a Jewish girl who must adjust to changes in her family and her country following the Nazis' occupation of the Netherlands
Die fatale nacht by Johanna Reiss( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in Dutch and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Een jong gezin op Schouwen moet in 1953 vluchten voor de watersnoodramp
The upstairs room by Johanna Reiss : teacher guide by Johanna Reiss( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The journey back : sequel to the upstairs room by Johanna Reiss( file )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
World War II has finally ended. Thirteen-year-old Annie de Leeuw and her sister have spent almost three years hiding in the upstairs room of a remote farmhouse in Holland. Now they can go home to rejoin their father and older sister. But saying goodbye to the courageous family who hid them is very difficult for Annie. And she finds that being home again isn't easy either. Her older sister has become a devout Christian. Her widowed father marries a wealthy woman who rejects the unsophisticated Annie. Gradually the teenager feels torn between nostalgia for the farm and desire for her new mother's approval
The upstairs room by Johanna Reiss( visu )
2 editions published in 1974 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A Dutch Jewish girl describes her two and one-half years she spent in hiding in the upstairs bedroom of a farmer's house during World War II
Det hemliga rummet by Johanna Reiss( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in Swedish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Annie och friheten by Johanna Reiss( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
<> ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Thai and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Brief van Johanna Reiss (1932-) aan Em. Querido's Uitgeverij, Amsterdam by Johanna Reiss( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1987 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Brieven van Johanna Reiss (1932-) aan Em. Querido's Uitgeverij, Amsterdam by Johanna Reiss( Archival Material )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Holland in New York by Johanna Reiss( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1982 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Værelset ovenpå / Omsl.: Kiyo Komoda) by Johanna Reiss( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in Danish and held by 1 library worldwide
Brieven van Em. Querido's Uitgeverij, Amsterdam aan Johanna Reiss (1932-) by Em. Querido's Uitgeverij (Amsterdam)( Archival Material )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Johanna Reiss leest de schuilplaats by Johanna Reiss( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 0 libraries worldwide
De in Amerika wonende joodse schrijfster vertelt hoe zij en haar zusje tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog ruim twee jaar ondergedoken zijn geweest bij een boerenfamilie in Usselo. Vanaf ca. 13 jaar
 
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Alternative Names
Johanna Reiss Dutch American writer
Johanna Reiss Nederlands schrijfster
Johanna Reiss Nederlands schrijver
Johanna Reiss nederländsk författare
Johanna Reiss nederlandsk skribent
Leeuw, Annie de 1932-
Leeuw, Johanna de 1932-
Reiss-de Leeuw, Johanna 1932-
Languages
English (118)
German (41)
Spanish (28)
Dutch (14)
Chinese (3)
Swedish (3)
Italian (3)
Danish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Hebrew (2)
Thai (1)
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