From the FBF Library! The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

1 copy will be given away on Friday, June 16, 2017 along with some awesome FBF Swag!

We’re giving away some cool FBF swag along with our Library book this week. 1 lucky winner will receive the book plus: 1 FBF Bookplate, 1 FBF Bookmark, and 1 FBF Pen, created especially for our readers!

About the Book:

2017 marks 70 years since Otto Frank published the diary written by his daughter Anne: The Diary of a Young Girl. Since then, it has been translated into more than 70 languages.

Anne Frank’s The Diary of a Young Girl is among the most enduring  documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been a beloved and deeply  admired monument to the indestructible nature of the human spirit and read by millions of people.

Anne Frank and her  family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation  forces, hid in the back of an Amsterdam office building for two years. This is Anne’s record of that time. She was thirteen when the family went into the “Secret Annex,” and in these pages, she grows to be a young woman and proves to be an insightful observer of human nature as well. A timeless story discovered by each new generation, The  Diary of a Young Girl stands without peer. For young readers and adults, it continues to bring to life this young woman, who for a time  survived the worst horrors the modern world had seen — and who remained triumphantly and heartbreakingly human throughout her ordeal.

How did a young girl’s diary become one of the most widely read books about the persecution of the Jews? And why is it still so important and inspirational today? Discover the story behind Anne Frank’s diary here…

About the Author:

Anne Frank was a Jewish girl who has to go into hiding during World War Two to escape from the Nazis. Together with seven others she hid in the secret annex at Prinsengracht 263 in Amsterdam. After more than two years in hiding they were discovered and deported to concentration camps. Anne’s father, Otto Frank, was the only one of the eight people to survive. After her death Anne became world famous because of the diary she wrote while in hiding.

Giveaway info:

Title: The Diary of a Young Girl
Author: Anne Frank
Publisher: Bantam Books

1 copy (along with FBF swag) will be given away on Friday, June 16, 2017!

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