All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel

All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel

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From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller 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 near the Museum of Natural History, where he works as the master of its thousands of locks. When she is six, Marie-Laure goes… (more)

Editorial reviews (5 reviews)

although I’m glad I read it and I can’t say I disliked it, I wasn’t wowed.

Doerr's prose style is high-pitched, operatic, relentless. Short sharp sentences, echoing the static of the radios, make the first hundred pages very tiresome to read, as does the American idiom.

It's a marvelous thing, to read a book studded with epiphanic sequences like this, sentences ringing beautifully on every page.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (February 21, 2014)

Collection: Scribner

Format: EPUB

Page count: 448 pages

File size: 5.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2015 winner

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