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Children Take on Nazis in Maine Author's New Book


Maine author Phil Hoose has once again written about children doing extraordinary things.

This time the setting is World War II Denmark. In "The Boys Who Challenged Hitler," Hoose writes about the aftermath of the day in April 1940 when German troops poured into Denmark, taking over with virtually no opposition:

Mainer Phil Hoose is the winner of a National Book Award. His latest book is "The Boys Who Challenged Hitler." Hoose will make an appearance tomorrow at Longfellow Books in Portland.