Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Doerr, Anthony, 1973-

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

Imprint New York : Scribner, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    DUE 10-30-17 Billed
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Central Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Library Connection Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Fiction    DOERR,ANT    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Fiction    FIC DOERR,A    Available

1 copy being processed for GDL Grandview Library Fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Library Connection Fiction.
Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description 531 pages ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent.
unmediated rdamedia.
volume rdacarrier.
Summary "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 her 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"--Dust jacket.
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/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 9781476746586 (hardback)
1476746583 (hardback)
9781476746593 (paperback)
1476746591 (paperback)
9781501173219 (paperback)

Available items only