Book Report Ms. Peggy French English 10A December 17 2015 The Diary of Anne Frank Book Report “The Diary of Anne Frank” is a diary written by a young Jewish girl named Anne Frank. 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 330-page book describes the life of Anne Frank during her hiding. The setting of the book was during world war one.
“In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.”(Anne Frank). Anne Frank was a young girl who was stuck in hiding with her family and four other people in a small annex of a business. Her rights began to deplete as Hitler gained control. She wrote in a diary that told the dates and events of what has happened. As you will read the historical events influenced the moods of the characters in the play “ The Diary of Anne Frank” by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett.
One of Anne’s better known quotes, “In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart,” shows that she was an accepting person. During July, of 1944, she wrote this. Following just a few months after all of these entries were written, Anne was killed in a concentration camp. Anne liked to believe that no one was distasteful, and maybe they had some of the same or similar problems she has. Through it all, Anne became a widely known inspiration for a lot of people as a result of this specific quote.
The Book Thief is a remarkable book written by Markus Zusak. The book is about a little girl named Liesel based in the 1930s in Nazi, Germany. The narrative point of view in this book is death which is what makes it so extraordinary. The novel establishes the power of words to destroy people; despite that, the bonds they create overcome the negative effects. In the beginning Liesel does not realize how harmful words can be; however, as she matures she learns more about words and how powerful they truly are.
She first entered the Magdalene Laundry in Stanhope street Dublin when she was fourteen years old, and she remained there for the next four years. She was taken care of by her grandmother until the age of eleven, when her grandmother unfortunately passed away. She spent the next few years mostly fending for herself as her mother was unmarried and didn’t take good care of her. At 14, her mother decided she should continue the rest of her education with the nuns, but her mother was unaware of what really lay in store inside those laundries that the nuns
Anne described the building in her diary, her new home which she referred to as the “ secret annexe”. Her family lived on the second floor, in the three-room apartment (Frank 1954 pp.25-26). The Franks hid here, along with other jewish families for two years until they were discovered on the 4th of june 1944 by Dutch Nazis and members of the Security Police. Eight Jews, including Anne and her family were arrested and taken to various concentration camps around the country. Anne and her sister were taken to Auschwitz, but later transferred to Bergen-Belsen, where Anne died of Typhus in Spring 1945 ( Frank et.
Krystyna also was known as the girl in the green sweater was the first to talk about her life in the Lvov underground sewers for fourteen months. The story is based on a true story. Even Though the story is written and told years later she could remember what happened like it was yesterday. Chiger wrote for her and her family
Anne Frank The Voice of the Holocaust Writer, diary, and inspiration are some words people often think of when they hear about Anne Frank. Many people know that she wrote a diary and was a Jewish citizen during World War II, but she was so much more. As a Jewish girl in hiding who experienced suffering and fear at such a young age, her story inspires hope and resilience in the face of death and destruction. Anne Frank changed the world by showing what life was like from the inside out of affected areas during World War II. She wrote her diary that helped others realise the true horrors of war.
1 Introduction Marie-Sophie Germain, more commonly known as Sophie Germain, was born in Rue Saint-Denis in Paris, France on April 1, 1776 to a wealthy French family. Her father, Ambroise-François Germain, was a thriving silk merchant and Sophie grew up lacking for nothing. When the French Revolution began in 1789, Sophie Germain was thirteen years old and the political and social upheaval of the Revolution caused her and her family to remain indoors for much of that time period. In order to entertain herself, Sophie began reading books from her father’s library. Figure 1 shows Sophie as a young teenager .
They tried to escape to the U.S., but the irrigation policies limited them from doing that. When Anne was 13, she had received a blank diary. She wrote everything that was going on in her life in the diary. Her diary was very important to American history because it shows how terrible the Jewish people were treated during those times. Here’s a quote from her diary - she calls the diary kitty - “ Dearest Kitty, New problems: Mrs. van D. is at her wit’s end.
Anne also had a sister named Margot Frank. She was a Jew and she stayed in a place called an annex for 2 years with her Mother, Father, Sister, and their friends. Anne was 15 when was caught by the Nazis. She got a diary and started writing her story. Anne was always writing in her journal.
Few days after her birthday started the World War II. She and her family, along with four others, spent over two years of hiding in an annex of rooms above her father´s office in Amsterdam. Anne always wrote on her diary all the things that happen during they were there. She makes the best of a bad situations, such as passing cheerful
As the reader you can really see the strength she gained as a child and it inspires. The fact that she can walk away from all those terrible experiences with love for her parents is incredible. Another thing I loved about this book is how it represents her parents, with all their faults, and their poor mentality, at its worst, without anger, or really any judgment, just with the love. If she had been bitter in her description it would not have been as amazing. This memoir was written with forgiveness making me respect her for not only surviving such a strange childhood to become a successful, but for being able to view her past with
Can you imagine staying inside something for almost two years and not be able to go outside? During world war 2, Anne Frank a thirteen years old girl and her family and another family and a person was hiding in the secret annex. The family that was hiding with Frank family was Van Daan family and in that family they was Mr. Van Daan, Mrs.Van Daan and Peter Van Daan. In Frank family there was Anne Frank, Mr. Frank, Mrs.Frank and Margot Frank. The person living with them was dentist named Mr.Dussel.
With her three-week-old daughter in tow, Emma, she left California and moved back home to New Hampshire six years ago to create a new life. Higgins and her daughter moved in with her family for a year or so. Even with family available during the day to lend a hand, the nights were particularly tough. “There were many nights when I didn’t sleep at all because I was the only one there, and then I would be up all day with her,” said Higgins. “The sheer exhaustion was overwhelming.