Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Inspiring wartime journal reveals teen's inner life.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 83 reviews

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age 18+

I read this book in my 30s, thought it extremely moving. However, in my later years and doing family research, I have discovered more close proximity with the lovely Anne Frank. In recent years I have discovered a long line of Dutch ancestors, mainly in Amsterdam. Plus, just in recent years I have been proud to discover I have Jewish people as ancestors.

Anne Frank's diary should be compulsory readings for 14 and over children at school doing exams or not. Much better than knowing how bad we all are, Anne Frank is and always will be a positive for the future. A very GOOD read.

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age 13+

Great book!

This book is a masterpiece. It's an inspiring story of little girl fighting for freedom. This a great book for young adults and should be read b everyone at some point in there life.

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