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All the light we cannot see : a novel / Anthony Doerr.

Doerr, Anthony, 1973- author. (Author).
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  • 41 of 71 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 7 of 8 copies available at Florence County Library System.

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4 current holds with 71 total copies.

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Florence - Johnsonville Branch Doerr (Text) 33172006324766 Adult Fiction Available -
Florence - Lake City Branch Doerr (Text) 33172005796170 Adult Fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library Doerr (Text) 33172005796188 Adult Fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library Doerr (Text) 33172005920887 Adult Fiction Available -
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Florence - Olanta Branch Doerr (Text) 33172005858772 Adult Fiction In transit -
Florence - Pamplico Branch Doerr (Text) 33172005796055 Adult Fiction Available -
Florence - Timmonsville Branch Doerr (Text) 33172005811938 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476746586
  • ISBN: 1476746583
  • Physical Description: 531 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, [2014]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Marie-Laure lives with her father in Paris near the Museum of Natural History, where he works as the master of its thousands of locks. When she is six, Marie-Laure goes blind and her father builds a perfect miniature of their neighborhood so she can memorize it by touch and navigate her way home. When she is twelve, the Nazis occupy Paris and father and daughter flee to the walled citadel of Saint-Malo, where Marie-Laure’s reclusive great-uncle lives in a tall house by the sea. With them they carry what might be the museum’s most valuable and dangerous jewel. In a mining town in Germany, the orphan Werner grows up with his younger sister, enchanted by a crude radio they find. Werner becomes an expert at building and fixing these crucial new instruments, a talent that wins him a place at a brutal academy for Hitler Youth, then a special assignment to track the resistance. More and more aware of the human cost of his intelligence, Werner travels through the heart of the war and, finally, into Saint-Malo, where his story and Marie-Laure’s converge.-- From the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
880L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 6.2 21 171859
Awards Note:
National Book Awards Finalist - Fiction 2014 ; Alex Awards Winner - Adult/For Young Adults 2015 -- ALA Notable Books Winner Fiction 2015 -- Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction 2015 -- Pulitzer Prize Winner, Fiction 2015.
Subject: Blind > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Engineers > 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.
War stories.
Topic Heading: BCL Book Club
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