Anthony Doerr

All the Light We Cannot See



“All the Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr is a poignant WWII tale. Blind French girl, Marie-Laure, and German radio prodigy, Werner, converge in war-torn Saint-Malo. Through lyrical prose, Doerr explores love, sacrifice, and unseen bonds in dark times. A testament to human spirit and interconnectedness.

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Number of pages: 560

Published: 02 October 2023

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“All the Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr is a mesmerizing work of historical fiction that beautifully intertwines the lives of two individuals amidst the harrowing backdrop of World War II. Marie-Laure, a blind French girl, and Werner, a German boy with a knack for radio technology, are brought together by fate in the occupied town of Saint-Malo. As they navigate the perils of war, their stories unravel, revealing the myriad ways in which people try to be good to one another even in the darkest of times.

Doerr’s lyrical prose and meticulous attention to detail paints a vivid picture of life during the war, exploring themes of love, sacrifice, and the unseen connections that bind us together. With its intricate characters and compelling narrative, this novel serves as a poignant reminder of the resiliency of the human spirit and the invisible forces that guide us.

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Weight 370 g
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.8 cm