Anne Frank


Born
in Frankfurt am Main, Germany
June 12, 1929

Died
February 20, 1945

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Annelies Marie "Anne" Frank was a Jewish girl born in the city of Frankfurt, Germany. Her father moved to the Netherlands in 1933 and the rest of the family followed later. Anne was the last of the family to come to the Netherlands, in February 1934. She wrote a diary while in hiding with her family and four friends in Amsterdam during the German occupation of the Netherlands in World War II.

She lived in Amsterdam with her parents and sister. During the Holocaust, Anne and her family hid in the attic of her father's office to escape the Nazis. It was during that time period that she had recorded her life in her diar
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The Diary of a Young Girl

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Anne Frank's Tales from the...

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The Works of Anne Frank

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De dagboeken van Anne Frank

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The Secret Annexe: from The...

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The Graphic Diary

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Contos e outros escritos

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More books by Anne Frank…
“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”
Anne Frank, Anne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex: A Collection of Her Short Stories, Fables, and Lesser-Known Writings, Revised Edition

“It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

“Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.”
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Polls

February 2016 New School Group Read

 
  26 votes, 17.7%

1950, The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury, 182 pages
 
  23 votes, 15.6%

1979, The Neverending Story by Michael Ende, 396 pages
 
  17 votes, 11.6%

1954, Bonjour Tristesse by Françoise Sagan, 113 pages
 
  14 votes, 9.5%

 
  13 votes, 8.8%

 
  11 votes, 7.5%

1934, Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller, 318 pages
 
  10 votes, 6.8%

 
  8 votes, 5.4%

1931, The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck, 418 pages
 
  8 votes, 5.4%

1947, If This Is a Man by Primo Levi, 398 pages
 
  4 votes, 2.7%

 
  4 votes, 2.7%

1936, South Riding by Winifred Holtby, 492 pages
 
  3 votes, 2.0%

1985, Satantango by László Krasznahorkai, 274 pages
 
  3 votes, 2.0%

1962, The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing, 640 pages
 
  3 votes, 2.0%

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