The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank (Book Analysis)

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, which was written while Anne was confined to a series of hidden rooms in a warehouse in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. Along with her mother, father, older sister Margot and four other Jews, Anne spent two years in the "Secret Annexe" before being arrested, probably following a tip-off from an informer, and deported to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where she contracted typhus and died just weeks before the camp was liberated by the Allies. As well as recounting the hardships and fear that cast a shadow over her everyday life, her diary is a vibrant, engaging and often humorous account of family relationships, universal teenage worries and her hopes and dreams for the future. The Diary of a Young Girl is one of the bestselling books in the world, having sold millions of copies and been translated into dozens of languages, and continues to touch children and adults alike over 70 years after its author's death.

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