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All the Light We Cannot See - Summarized for Busy People: A Novel: Based on the Book by Anthony Doerr By Goldmine Reads
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From multiple award-winner and renowned author Anthony Doerr comes the dazzling and electric novel about a blind French girl and an orphaned German boy whose fates lead them to one another as they... More > struggle to survive the heat of the Second World War. Marie-Laure lives in Paris with her father, the Keeper of Keys at the Museum of Natural History. At the age of six, cataracts bring her blindness. Her father then constructs a scale model of their neighborhood, so she can learn her way back home. Six years later, the Germans began their occupation of Paris, so Marie-Laure and her father flee to Saint-Malo where her great-uncle Etienne lived in a tall, narrow house near the sea. Entrusted to Marie-Laure's father is the museum's most precious and perhaps most dangerous artifact—the Sea of Flames.< Less
All the Light We Cannot See - Summarized for Busy People: A Novel: Based on the Book by Anthony Doerr By Goldmine Reads
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From multiple award-winner and renowned author Anthony Doerr comes the dazzling and electric novel about a blind French girl and an orphaned German boy whose fates lead them to one another as they... More > struggle to survive the heat of the Second World War. Marie-Laure lives in Paris with her father, the Keeper of Keys at the Museum of Natural History. At the age of six, cataracts bring her blindness. Her father then constructs a scale model of their neighborhood, so she can learn her way back home. Six years later, the Germans began their occupation of Paris, so Marie-Laure and her father flee to Saint-Malo where her great-uncle Etienne lived in a tall, narrow house near the sea. Entrusted to Marie-Laure's father is the museum's most precious and perhaps most dangerous artifact—the Sea of Flames.< Less
Beneath a Scarlet Sky - Summarized for Busy People: A Novel: Based on the Book by Mark Sullivan By Goldmine Reads
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Pino Lella is an Italian teenage boy who spends his days doing what typical teenagers do: frolicking with friends and fawning over girls. As the destruction of war courses through the city of Milan,... More > Pino loses his family home to the Allied bombs and is obliged to help Jews escape by traversing the Alps. Later on, he falls in love with a beautiful woman named Anna in whom he finds solace from the horrors of the war. Pino’s position provides him an opportunity to gather information from the German High Command and pass it onto the Allied forces. Working as a spy for the resistance, Pino endures the Nazis’ oppression and their atrocities by the strength he finds in his love for Anna and in his hope for a future in which the war is over and they are finally free.< Less
Beneath a Scarlet Sky - Summarized for Busy People: A Novel: Based on the Book by Mark Sullivan By Goldmine Reads
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Pino Lella is an Italian teenage boy who spends his days doing what typical teenagers do: frolicking with friends and fawning over girls. As the destruction of war courses through the city of Milan,... More > Pino loses his family home to the Allied bombs and is obliged to help Jews escape by traversing the Alps. Later on, he falls in love with a beautiful woman named Anna in whom he finds solace from the horrors of the war. Pino’s position provides him an opportunity to gather information from the German High Command and pass it onto the Allied forces. Working as a spy for the resistance, Pino endures the Nazis’ oppression and their atrocities by the strength he finds in his love for Anna and in his hope for a future in which the war is over and they are finally free.< Less
Heimatlos Geschichten fur Kinder und auch fur solche, welche die Kinder lieb haben, 1. Band [German] By Johanna Spyri
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Johanna Louise Spyri (née Heusser) (German: [joˈhana... More > ˈʃpiːri]; 12 June 1827 – 7 July 1901) was a Swiss-born author of novels and best known for her children's stories, and is best known for her book Heidi. Born in the rural area of Hirzel, Switzerland, as a child she spent several summers in the area around Chur in Graubünden, the setting she later would use in her novels.In 1852, Johanna Heusser married Bernhard Spyri. Bernhard was a lawyer. While living in the city of Zürich she began to write about life in the country. Her first story, A Note on Vrony's Grave, which deals with a woman's life of domestic violence, was published in 1880; the following year further stories for both adults and children appeared, among them the novel Heidi, which she wrote in four weeks. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johanna_Spyri< Less
Onkel Tom's Hutte oder die Geschichte eines christlichen Sklaven. Band 1 (von 3). [German] By Harriet Beecher Stowe
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe (/stoʊ/; June 14,... More > 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. She came from a famous religious family and is best known for her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852). It depicts the harsh life for African Americans under slavery. It reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States and Great Britain. It energized anti-slavery forces in the American North, while provoking widespread anger in the South. She wrote 30 books, including novels, three travel memoirs, and collections of articles and letters. She was influential for both her writings and her public stands on social issues of the day.Harriet Elisabeth Beecher was born in Litchfield, Connecticut, on June 14, 1811. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Beecher_Stowe< Less
Marchen (Illustriert von Alfred Kubin) Die Nachtigall / Die kleine Seejungfrau / Der Reisekamerad [German] By H. C. (Hans Christian) Andersen
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Hans Christian Andersen (/ˈhɑːnz... More > ˈkrɪstʃən ˈændərsən/; Danish: [hanˀs kʰʁæsd̥jan ˈɑnɐsn̩] ( listen); often referred to in Scandinavia as H. C. Andersen; 2 April 1805 – 4 August 1875) was a Danish author. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for his fairy tales. Andersen's popularity is not limited to children; his stories, called eventyr in Danish, express themes that transcend age and nationality.Andersen's fairy tales, which have been translated into more than 125 languages, have become culturally embedded in the West's collective consciousness, readily accessible to children, but presenting lessons of virtue and resilience in the face of adversity for mature readers as well. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hans_Christian_Andersen< Less
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Wo Gritlis Kinder hingekommen sind Geschichten fur Kinder und auch fur solche, welche die Kinder lieb haben, 8. Band [German] By Johanna Spyri
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Johanna Louise Spyri (née Heusser) (German: [joˈhana... More > ˈʃpiːri]; 12 June 1827 – 7 July 1901) was a Swiss-born author of novels and best known for her children's stories, and is best known for her book Heidi. Born in the rural area of Hirzel, Switzerland, as a child she spent several summers in the area around Chur in Graubünden, the setting she later would use in her novels.In 1852, Johanna Heusser married Bernhard Spyri. Bernhard was a lawyer. While living in the city of Zürich she began to write about life in the country. Her first story, A Note on Vrony's Grave, which deals with a woman's life of domestic violence, was published in 1880; the following year further stories for both adults and children appeared, among them the novel Heidi, which she wrote in four weeks. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johanna_Spyri< Less
Two Essays By Traumear
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These two essays were originally written in German, along with twenty others on similar topics, in 1994, by the author and then translated by him into English in 2018. They contain much fundamental... More > thought that is explored and expanded in other, longer essays. At times the reader may do well to keep in mind that creative thought is not as readily translated as, say, a story or a novel, because in the case of the former the language itself is depended upon to supply its store of vernacular truth, as during the creation of such research essays, which are more like artworks than like conceptual constructs< Less

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