Anne Frank The Girl Heard Around the World

Anne Frank  The Girl Heard Around the World
Author: Linda Elovitz Marshall
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781338633290
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Release: 2020-09-15
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An evocative and accessible picture book about Anne Frank and how she found her voice in a world determined to silence her.

Anne Frank s Tales from the Secret Annex

Anne Frank s Tales from the Secret Annex
Author: Anne Frank
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9780553586381
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Release: 2003
Editor: Bantam
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A collection of the author's lesser-known writings includes stories, personal reminiscences, previously deleted excerpts from her diary, and an unfinished novel composed while she was hidden from the Nazis.

Anne Frank

Anne Frank
Author: Anne Frank
Pages: 36
ISBN: 1561376078
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Release: 1999-03
Editor: Novel Units, Incorporated
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The compelling diary of a young girl on the brink of maturity as her life draws to toward its tragic end -- one of the most moving and vivid documents of the Jewish experience.

Hidden Like Anne Frank 14 True Stories of Survival

Hidden Like Anne Frank  14 True Stories of Survival
Author: Marcel Prins,Peter Henk Steenhuis
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9780545543637
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Release: 2014-03-25
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

For readers of The Boy Who Dared and Prisoner B-3087, a collection of unforgettable true stories of children hidden away during World War II. Jaap Sitters was only eight years old when his mother cut the yellow stars off his clothes and sent him, alone, on a fifteen-mile walk to hide with relatives. It was a terrifying night, one he would never forget. Before the end of the war, he would hide in secret rooms and behind walls. He would suffer from hunger, sickness, and the looming threat of Nazi raids. But he would live. This is just one of the true stories told in Hidden Like Anne Frank, a collection of eye-opening first-person accounts that share the experience of going into hiding to escape the Holocaust. Some were just toddlers when they were hidden; some were teenagers. Some hid with neighbors or family, while many were with complete strangers. But all know the pain of losing their homes, their families, even their own names. They describe the secret network that kept them safe. And they share the coincidences and close calls that made all the difference.

Anne Frank

Anne Frank
Author: Kassandra Kathleen Radomski
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781543568530
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Release: 2019
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Shortly after her 13th birthday, Anne Frank and her family were forced into hiding. It was World War II and the German Nazis were rounding up Jewish people and killing them or sending them to work in horrible camps. During her time in hiding, Anne wrote about the experience in her diary. What was the fate of Anne and her family? What became of her diary? Find the answers to these questions and more in Anne Frank: Get to Know the Girl Beyond Her Diary.

Anne Frank

Anne Frank
Author: Anne Frank
Pages: 221
ISBN: 0890640033
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Release: 1990
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Miep and the Most Famous Diary

Miep and the Most Famous Diary
Author: Meeg Pincus
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781534146303
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Release: 2019-08-15
Editor: Sleeping Bear Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The story of Anne Frank and her diary is one of the world's most important and well-known, but less is known about the woman who sheltered Anne and her family for years and, ultimately, rescued Anne's diary from Nazi clutches. Miep Gies was a woman who rose to bravery when humanity needed it and risked everything for her neighbors. It is because of Miep we know Anne Frank--and now, this is Miep's story.

Anne Frank Remembered

Anne Frank Remembered
Author: Miep Gies
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781439127476
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Release: 2011-05-31
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

For the millions moved by Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, here at last is Miep Geis's own astonishing story. For more than two years, Miep Gies and her husband helped hide the Franks from the Nazis. Like thousands of unsung heroes of the Holocaust, they risked their lives each day to bring food, news, and emotional support to the victims. She found the diary and brought the world a message of love and hope. It seems as if we are never far from Miep's thoughts....Yours, Anne From her own remarkable childhood as a World War I refugee to the moment she places a small, red-orange, checkered diary -- Anne's legacy -- in Otto Frank's hands, Miep Gies remembers her days with simple honesty and shattering clarity. Each page rings with courage and heartbreaking beauty.

Anne Frank

Anne Frank
Author: Gene Brown
Pages: 64
ISBN: 1567110304
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Release: 1991
Editor: Blackbirch Press, Incorporated
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A biography of the thirteen-year-old Jewish girl whose diary, published after her death in a Nazi concentration camp, made her famous all over the world.

The Diary of a Young Girl

The Diary of a Young Girl
Author: Anne Frank
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9780307807533
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Release: 2011-10-05
Editor: Bantam
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl is among the most enduring documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been read by tens of millions of people all over the world. It remains a beloved and deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of the human spirit. Restored in this Definitive Edition are diary entries that were omitted from the original edition. These passages, which constitute 30 percent more material, reinforce the fact that Anne was first and foremost a teenage girl, not a remote and flawless symbol. She fretted about and tried to cope with her own sexuality. Like many young girls, she often found herself in disagreements with her mother. And like any teenager, she veered between the carefree nature of a child and the full-fledged sorrow of an adult. Anne emerges more human, more vulnerable and more vital than ever. Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, hid in the back of an Amsterdam warehouse for two years. She was thirteen when she went into the Secret Annex with her family. From the Paperback edition.

The Footsteps of Anne Frank

The Footsteps of Anne Frank
Author: Ernst Schnabel,Erika Prins,Gillian Walnes MBE
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781904915393
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Release: 2015-03-07
Editor: Oldcastle Books Ltd
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The only book that gets close to defining who Anne Frank was. Her father Otto Frank initiated this project and the author interviewed 42 people mentioned in her diary. Here too is the story of the betrayal and its disastrous aftermath.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank

What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Author: Nathan Englander
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780307958730
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Release: 2012-02-07
Editor: Vintage
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

These eight new stories from the celebrated novelist and short-story writer Nathan Englander display a gifted young author grappling with the great questions of modern life, with a command of language and the imagination that place Englander at the very forefront of contemporary American fiction. The title story, inspired by Raymond Carver’s masterpiece, is a provocative portrait of two marriages in which the Holocaust is played out as a devastating parlor game. In the outlandishly dark “Camp Sundown” vigilante justice is undertaken by a group of geriatric campers in a bucolic summer enclave. “Free Fruit for Young Widows” is a small, sharp study in evil, lovingly told by a father to a son. “Sister Hills” chronicles the history of Israel’s settlements from the eve of the Yom Kippur War through the present, a political fable constructed around the tale of two mothers who strike a terrible bargain to save a child. Marking a return to two of Englander’s classic themes, “Peep Show” and “How We Avenged the Blums” wrestle with sexual longing and ingenuity in the face of adversity and peril. And “Everything I Know About My Family on My Mother’s Side” is suffused with an intimacy and tenderness that break new ground for a writer who seems constantly to be expanding the parameters of what he can achieve in the short form. Beautiful and courageous, funny and achingly sad, Englander’s work is a revelation.

Dreams Of Anne Frank

Dreams Of Anne Frank
Author: Bernard Kops
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781474226059
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Release: 2014-10-06
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"In celebrating the spirit of optimism that shines through the thoughts and dreams of one extraordinary thirteen-year-old during the darkest of times, Bernard Kops has created a dramatic masterpiece" (Time Out) "This play has been a catalyst in stimulating young people not only to question the past but also to confront the very real issues of racism today." (Jenny Culank, Artistic Director of Classworks Theatre, Cambridge) In 1942 Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl, was forced into hiding with seven others in a secret annexe in Amsterdam. Dreams of Anne Frank vividly brings her story to life in a poignant and highly charged drama. Using actors, movement and song Bernard Kops re-imagines and explores Anne Frank's hidden world, a world in which she lived, fell in love and dreamed of freedom. Dreams of Anne Frank won the 1993 Time Out award for best children's production and has been performed around the world. Commentary and notes by Bernard Kops

Salvaged Pages Multimedia Edition

Salvaged Pages  Multimedia Edition
Author: Zapruder, Alexandra
Pages: 536
ISBN: 9780300206029
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Release: 2015-12-01
Editor: Yale University Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This stirring collection of diaries written by young people, aged twelve to twenty-two years, during the Holocaust is given new life in this enhanced e-book. Featuring a wealth of content including photographs of the writers and their families, images of the original diaries, artwork made by the writers, historical documents, glossary terms, maps, survivor testimony (some available for the first time), and video of the author teaching key passages, this revised and updated version of the seminal National Jewish Book Award winner preserves the impressions, emotions, and eyewitness reportage of young people whose accounts of daily events and often unexpected thoughts, ideas, and feelings serve to deepen and complicate our understanding of life during the Holocaust. This updated edition includes a new preface by Alexandra Zapruder examining the book’s history and impact. Additionally, an in-depth, interdisciplinary curriculum in history, literature, and writing developed by the author and a team of teachers, working in cooperation with the educational organization Facing History and Ourselves, is now available to support use of the book in middle- and high-school classrooms.

THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK

THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
Author: Anne Frank
Pages: 260
ISBN: 9786500003666
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Release: 2020-02-24
Editor: LeBooks Editora
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In 1940, after Germany invaded the Netherlands, Anne and her family couldn't leave the country, so they decided to hide in a warehouse in an attempt to escape the persecution of Jews by the Nazis. For over two years, Anne wrote in her diary with an awareness that was extremely mature for her age. She detailed her experiences and insights while she and her family were in hiding, living in a constant fear of being arrested. The Diary of Anne Frank' is a record of her understanding of the war and showcases her incredible storytelling abilities in such horrific circumstances. In 1944, the Franks were found and sent to concentration camps. Anne died before she turned 16, and her father, Otto Frank, was the only family member to survive the Holocaust. After the War, Otto returned to Amsterdam, where he found his daughter's diary and then published i as The Diary of a Young Girl. The Diary of Anne Frank is among the most enduring documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been read by tens of millions of peopleall over the world. It remains a beloved and deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of the human spirit.

Anne Frank

Anne Frank
Author: Francine Prose
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9780061959165
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Release: 2009-09-29
Editor: Harper Collins
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

“A definitive, deeply moving inquiry into the life of the young, imperiled artist, and a masterful exegesis of Diary of a Young Girl…Extraordinary testimony to the power of literature and compassion” –Booklist (starred review) In Anne Frank: The Book, the Life, the Afterlife, Francine Prose, author of Reading Like a Writer, deftly parses the artistry, ambition, and enduring influence of Anne Frank’s beloved classic, The Diary of a Young Girl. Approved by both the Anne Frank House Foundation in Amsterdam and the Anne Frank-Fonds in Basel, run by the Frank family, this work of literary criticism unravels the complex, fascinating story of the diary and effectively makes the case for it being a work of art from a precociously gifted writer.

The Diary of a Young Girl

The Diary of a Young Girl
Author: Anne Frank
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9780141971667
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Release: 2011-06-12
Editor: Penguin UK
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

One of the most famous accounts of living under the Nazi regime of World War II comes from the diary of a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl, Anne Frank. Today, The Diary of a Young Girl has sold over 25 million copies world-wide. It is one of the most celebrated and enduring books of the last century and it remains a deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of human spirit. Anne Frank and her family fled the horrors of Nazi occupation by hiding in the back of a warehouse in Amsterdam for two years with another family and a German dentist. Aged thirteen when she went into the secret annexe, Anne kept a diary. She movingly revealed how the eight people living under these extraordinary conditions coped with hunger, the daily threat of discovery and death and being cut off from the outside world, as well as petty misunderstandings and the unbearable strain of living like prisoners. The Diary of a Yong Girl is a timeless true story to be rediscovered by each new generation. For young readers and adults it continues to bring to life Anne's extraordinary courage and struggle throughout her ordeal. 'One of the greatest books of the century' Guardian 'A modern classic' The Times 'Rings down the decades as the most moving testament to the persecution of innocence' Daily Mail 'Astonishing and excruciating. Its gnaws at us still' New York Times Book Review Anne Frank was born on 12 June 1929. She died in Bergen-Belsen, three months short of her sixteenth birthday.

Eva s Story

Eva s Story
Author: Eva Schloss,Evelyn Julia Kent
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781467434225
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Release: 2010-02-22
Editor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Many know the tragic story of Anne Frank, the teen whose life ended at Auschwitz during the Holocaust. But most people don’t know about Eva Schloss, Anne’s playmate and stepsister. Though Eva, like Anne, was taken to Auschwitz at the age of 15, her story did not end there. / This incredible memoir recounts — without bitterness or hatred —the horrors of war, the love between mother and daughter, and the strength and determination that helped a family overcome danger and tragedy.

The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank

The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank
Author: Willy Lindwer
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780307780782
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Release: 2011-03-16
Editor: Anchor
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The "unwritten" final chapter of Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl tells the story of the time between Anne Frank's arrest and her death through the testimony of six Jewish women who survived the hell from which Anne Frank never retumed.

Anne Frank

Anne Frank
Author: Magdalena Alagna
Pages: 111
ISBN: 0823933733
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Release: 2001
Editor: The Rosen Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Traces the life of thirteen-year-old Anne Frank, who went into hiding from the the Nazis with her family in 1942.