When Zlata S Diary Was First Published At The Height Of The Bosnian War, It Became An International Bestseller And Was Compared To The Diary Of Anne Frank, Both For The Freshness Of Its Voice And The Grimness Of The World It Describes It Begins As The Day Today Record Of The Life Of A Typical Eleven Year Old Girl, Preoccupied By Piano Lessons And Birthday Parties But As War Engulfs Sarajevo, Zlata Filipovic Becomes A Witness To Food Shortages And The Deaths Of Friends And Learns To Wait Out Bombardments In A Neighbor S Cellar Yet Throughout She Remains Courageous And Observant The Result Is A Book That Has The Power To Move And Instruct Readers A World Away
Zlata Filipovi is a Bosnian Croat writer and author of the book Zlata s Diary.From 1991 to 1993, she wrote in her diary called Mimy about the horrors of war in Sarajevo, through which she was living Some news agencies and media outlets labeled her the Anne Frank of Sarajevo Unlike Frank, however, Zlata and her family all survived and escaped to Paris in 1993 where they stayed for a year.
- 240 pages
- Zlatin dnevnik
- Zlata Filipović
- 11 February 2018 Zlata Filipović