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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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

“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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September is our next non-fiction month and I'm proposing Anne Frank for our selection. I read "The Diary of a Young Girl" as a girl and I recently purchased it (as I'd like to reread) along with Miep Gies' "Anne Frank Remembered." Which one would you like to read? Last day to vote will be Monday, August 13.

The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank Anne Frank
 
  4 votes, 80.0%

Anne Frank Remembered: The Story of the Woman Who Helped to Hide the Frank Family Anne Frank Remembered The Story of the Woman Who Helped to Hide the Frank Family by Miep Gies Miep Gies
 
  1 vote, 20.0%

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