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Postby SuperNerd » Fri Apr 03, 2009 2:40 am

This is one of the few books I can say truley moved me. It is a memoir of a holocaust survivor named Elie Wiesel. The book is very graphic. It tells of elies time in Auschwitz one of the death camps and Buma a concentration camp . The story really helped me better understand the horrors of the holocaust. I highly recommend this book.

Postby Shade » Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:37 am

I read an excerpt from that in my World Lit. class. I thought it was amazing in detail and scary to think that there are people who can do that kind of thing. I get chills just thinking about it.
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Postby Giratina93 » Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:58 am

I've never heard of this book. It does sound intresting, though.

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Postby Hopeflower » Thu Feb 18, 2010 9:25 pm

I had to read it this year for English. It's a very emotional book. Some of the things described gave me chills, such as how the Jewish people were treated. It really brings the worst in people to light. Not something I'd ordinarily pull off the shelf but a good book nonetheless.
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Postby TyrannosaurusRules! » Sun May 01, 2011 9:06 pm

read it this year it was a very depressing read i thought it was good but very tragic :cry:
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Postby Godzilla Forever » Mon May 02, 2011 2:38 pm

I've read a bit of it (gotta finish for English though). Very sad and moving book indeed.
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