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All the light we cannot see / Anthony Doerr.

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  • 92 of 125 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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6 current holds with 125 total copies.

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APLS-Decatur FIC DOERR ALL (Text) 34207001866087 Adult Fiction Available -
APLS-Geneva FIC DOE (Text) 34207001901165 Adult Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie Public Library - Akron fic (Text) 75253000047968 Adult Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria F DOE (Text) 37521530538604 AMPL Adult Fiction Checked out 12/20/2016
Atlanta Branch FIC.a Doerr, Anthony (Text) 78294000263879 Adult Fiction Available -
Attica Public Library - Attica F DOERR, ANTHONY (Text) 74231000109933 Adult Fiction Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Memorial Public Library - Upland F DOE HB (Text) 76277000035069 Fiction Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville F DOERR A. (Text) 34706001427402 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler F DOE (Text) 34044000825180 ADULT FICTION Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield FIC DOE (Text) 36803000943873 FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476746586
  • ISBN: 1476746583
  • ISBN: 9781476746593 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 531 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2014.

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Summary, etc.: "From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, a stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II. Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History where he works as the master of the locks (there are thousands of locks in the museum). When she is six, she goes blind, and her father builds her a model of their neighborhood, every house, every manhole, so she can memorize it with her fingers and navigate the real streets with her feet and cane. When the Germans occupy Paris, father and daughter flee to Saint-Malo on the Brittany coast, where Marie-Laure's agoraphobic great uncle lives in a tall, narrow house by the sea wall. In another world in Germany, an orphan boy, Werner, grows up with his younger sister, Jutta, both enchanted by a crude radio Werner finds. He becomes a master at building and fixing radios, a talent that wins him a place at an elite and brutal military academy and, ultimately, makes him a highly specialized tracker of the Resistance. Werner travels through the heart of Hitler Youth to the far-flung outskirts of Russia, and finally into Saint-Malo, where his path converges with Marie-Laure. Doerr's gorgeous combination of soaring imagination with observation is electric. Deftly interweaving the lives of Marie-Laure and Werner, Doerr illuminates the ways, against all odds, people try to be good to one another. Ten years in the writing, All the Light We Cannot See is his most ambitious and dazzling work"-- Provided by publisher.
Awards Note: Pulitzer Prize, 2015
Subject: Blind > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Youth > France > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Youth > Germany > Fiction.
France > History > German occupation, 1940-1945 > Fiction.
Saint-Malo (France) > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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