ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

There are books that we stumble upon, some that we choose, and others that seem to have chosen us. Anthony Doerr’s All the Light We Cannot See falls into the latter category, for me. Everything about it made it irresistible: its title, its beautiful cover image of the walled citadel of Saint-Malo, and the promise of the story itself― an orphaned German boy, a blind French girl, the Nazi Occupation of France, a legendary jewel named The Sea of Flames, the science of radio waves and signal triangulation, the writings of Darwin and Jules Verne, all coming together against the … Continue reading ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE