Author: Anthony Doerr

Book Review: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Posted May 5, 2014 in Reviews / 34 Comments
Book Review: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Marie-Laure grows up in Paris with her father, the master of locks at the Museum of Natural History. Although she is blind, she is fascinated by the mysterious beauty of nature, and she delights in the smell of ocean mollusks and touching the tiny coils of snails. Her father builds her a wooden model of their neighborhood so she can memorize the streets by touch and learn to navigate on her own. When World War II closes in on Paris, […]