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The Cambridge Companion to Literature on Screen
Deborah Cartmell
Pathways to Language: From Fetus to Adolescent (The Developing Child)
Kyra Karmiloff, Annette Karmiloff-Smith
Why I Write
George Orwell
A Dance With Dragons
George R.R. Martin
The Arabian Nights (New Deluxe Edition)
Anonymous, Muhsin Mahdi, Husain Haddawy
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J.K. Rowling
Les Misérables: Volume One
Victor Hugo
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Cathy Turner, Synne Behrndt

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

The Diary of a Young Girl - B.M. Mooyaart, Eleanor Roosevelt, Anne Frank I recently bought this at one of the Salvation Army's shops here in Norway, and I knew that I had no longer an excuse not to read this book. I've been postponing it for very long, and I don't even know why.Anne Frank was a very reflected young girl. I was nowhere near that reflected when I was thirteen, I don't think I'm that reflected now either though.It's absolutely heartbreaking to read this Diary, and know that Anne Frank was a living person and not a work of fiction. It's good to read it, and it's good that the book is out there, but it's also terrifying. Because it underlines heavily what actually happened during the war, and it scares me, because history has a bad habit of repeating itself.Another useless review by me.