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The Little Riders


Author(s):Margaretha Shemin
Illustrator(s):Peter Spier
Publisher(s): G. P. Putnam’s Sons
Year Published: 1963
Type: Hardcover
Genre: European
Girls Growing Up
Historical Fiction – World War II
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
Pages: 76
ISBN-10: 0399214623
LCCN: 63015544
OCLC: 1397985


Eleven year old Johanna is visiting her grandparents in Holland when the Germans invade and conquer it. She helps her grandfather protect the twelve little riders in the church’s clock tower.

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