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All the light we cannot see

Author: Anthony Doerr
Publisher: London, UK : Fourth Estate, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For Marie-Laure, blind since the age of six, the world is full of mazes. The miniature of a Paris neighbourhood, made by her father to teach her the way home. The microscopic layers within the invaluable diamond that her father guards in the Museum of Natural History. The walled city by the sea, where father and daughter take refuge when the Nazis invade Paris. And a future which draws her ever closer to Werner, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Doerr
ISBN: 9780007548699 0007548699 9780008220815 0008220816 9780008138301 0008138303
OCLC Number: 908203911
Notes: One of the most acclaimed and bestselling books of 2014. An epic novel set during WW2, from the prize-winner Anthony Doerr. When Marie Laure goes blind, aged six, her father builds her a model of their Paris neighborhood, so she can memorize it with her fingers and then navigate the real streets.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2015
Description: 531 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Anthony Doerr.

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WINNER OF THE 2015 PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTIONNATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR FICTION A beautiful, stunningly ambitious novel  Read more...

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