W hen the diary of Anne Frank was first published in English, as Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl , a full decade had passed since a young Anne received the fateful journal for her 13th birthday. Five years had passed since the diary had been published in the Netherlands—on this day, June 25, in , as Het Achterhuis —and more than dozen had passed since its author stopped writing down her days. And yet, despite the passage of time, her story was something new, a different way of understanding the horrors of the Holocaust. As the war dragged on and news trickled in of mass deportations of Jews, Anne became desperate. She had terrifying fantasies about the death of Jewish friends.
Book Report On The Diary Of Anne Frank
The Diary of a Young Girl Summary
When the Jews were killed in German halls. A group of eight went into secret hiding. To save themselves from atrocities and chiding. A girl of 13 lived it, wrote it all. Nice people, the Germans!
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In , the seemingly everyday, innocent thoughts of a teen girl were published. Her diary has since sold more than 30 million copies and has been translated into 67 languages. The aspiring writer decided it would be better used as a journal.
Book Report Ms. She wrote this diary while in hiding with her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. This diary, which was originally written in Dutch was translated into 60 languages. This page book describes the life of Anne Frank during her hiding. The setting of the book was during world war one.