Literary Precedents for Eighth Moon

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Although this is not a diary, it has many similarities to Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl (1952). Both books deal with a girl's coming of age during a time of political upheaval. There is never enough food, there is never enough privacy, and there is constant, unrelenting fear. The young women have to watch every word they say; only in these books are they able to reveal their thoughts about the people and situations they encounter.

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Eighth Moon from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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