The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank with B.M. Mooyaart-Doubleday (Translator)

283 pages first pub 1947 (editions)

nonfiction classics history memoir emotional reflective sad medium-paced


Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank’s remarkable diary has become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit. In 1942, with the Nazis occupy...

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emotional 81%
sad 77%
reflective 58%
informative 42%
inspiring 41%
dark 35%
challenging 25%
tense 25%
hopeful 22%
funny 11%
adventurous 3%
lighthearted 3%
relaxing 1%


medium 54%
slow 34%
fast 10%

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