The Diary of a Young Girl

Author: Anne Frank
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307776204
Release Date: 2010-09-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank’s remarkable diary has since become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit. In 1942, with Nazis occupying Holland, a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl and her family fled their home in Amsterdam and went into hiding. For the next two years, until their whereabouts were betrayed to the Gestapo, they and another family lived cloistered in the “Secret Annex” of an old office building. Cut off from the outside world, they faced hunger, boredom, the constant cruelties of living in confined quarters, and the ever-present threat of discovery and death. In her diary Anne Frank recorded vivid impressions of her experiences during this period. By turns thoughtful, moving, and amusing, her account offers a fascinating commentary on human courage and frailty and a compelling self-portrait of a sensitive and spirited young woman whose promise was tragically cut short. Praise for The Diary of a Young Girl “A truly remarkable book.”—The New York Times “One of the most moving personal documents to come out of World War II.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer “There may be no better way to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II than to reread The Diary of a Young Girl, a testament to an indestructible nobility of spirit in the face of pure evil.”—Chicago Tribune “The single most compelling personal account of the Holocaust . . . remains astonishing and excruciating.”—The New York Times Book Review “How brilliantly Anne Frank captures the self-conscious alienation and naïve self-absorption of adolescence.”—Newsday

Diary of a Young Girl

Author: Anne Frank
Publisher: Enrich Spot Limited
ISBN: 9789887739531
Release Date: 2016-07-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Diary of a Young Girl is a book of the diary kept by Anne Frank while she was in hiding for two years with her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. Published in 1947, the diary received widespread critical and popular attention. The book is included in several lists of the top books of the 20th century.

Anne Frank s The Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 9781604138689
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Collection of critical essays about issues related to Anne Frank's diary.

The Play of the Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Frances Goodrich
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 0435233149
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)

A dramatization of The Diary of Anne Frank, recording the experiences of a young Jewish girl who hid from the Nazis for two years before being sent to a concentration camp. The introduction, notes and assignments provide support in tackling the characters, themes and action of the play.

The Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Anne Frank
Publisher: Doubleday Books
ISBN: 9780385508476
Release Date: 2003
Genre: History

Diary of the adolescent Jewish girl who ultimately perished in the Nazi death camps.

Teaching the Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Susan Moger
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 059067482X
Release Date: 1999-02
Genre: Education

This sensitively written, well-research guide provides meaningful background information, powerful primary source documents, and other materials to help students understand the Diary in the context of the Holocaust. Includes a step-by-step guide, background information, journaling ideas, an Anne Frank family album, timeline, poetry, prose, photos, reproductions of key historical documents, research and writing projects, and an appendix of recommended materials.

A Scholarly Look at The Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Chelsea House
ISBN: 0791051927
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Collects current criticism on Anne Frank's "The Diary of a Young Girl" by such scholars as Bruno Bettelheim, Sylvia Patterson Iskander, Yasmine Ergas, and Lawrence L. Langer

Anne Frank

Author: Anne Frank
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553296981
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A young girl's journal records her family's struggles during two years of hiding from the Nazis in war-torn Holland.

A Guide for Using Anne Frank the Diary of a Young Girl in the Classroom

Author: Mari Lu Robbins
Publisher: Teacher Created Resources
ISBN: 9781557345592
Release Date: 1996-01-01
Genre: Activity programs in education

Journal of a Jewish teenager describes the joys and torments of daily life and typical adolescent thoughts throughout two years spent in hiding with her family during the Nazi occupation of Holland.

The Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Frances Goodrich
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc
ISBN: 082221718X
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Genre: Drama

THE STORY: In this transcendently powerful new adaptation by Wendy Kesselman, Anne Frank emerges from history a living, lyrical, intensely gifted young girl, who confronts her rapidly changing life and the increasing horror of her time with astonis

Understanding Anne Frank s The Diary of a Young Girl

Author: Hedda Rosner Kopf
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313296073
Release Date: 1997
Genre: History

Discusses such topics as the diary as literature, the history of the Frank family, the plight of Holland's Jews, rescuers of Holocaust children, and Anne's childhood

The Diary of Anne Frank

Author: Jenny Alexander
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 0748774823
Release Date: 2003-10-17
Genre: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)

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Anne Frank

Author: Hyman Aaron Enzer
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252068238
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A concise, readable volume of the articles and memoirs most relevant for understanding the life, death, and legacy of Anne Frank.