Diary of a Young Girl

by: Anne Frank

Suggested Essay Topics

1. Why do you think Hanneli appears in Anne’s dreams?

2. Is Anne in love with Peter? Why does she feel she can confide in him?

3. How is Anne affected by the various break-ins? How is her response connected to her general mood while in hiding?

4. Do you feel that Anne believes she is going to survive the war? Why or why not?

5. How does Anne mature and develop through the course of her diary?