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User Review  - Eliz12 - LibraryThing

My sense is that the rave reviews come for the story itself - not the author's telling here. The subject's life is indeed impressive - miraculous and inspiring. Yet the author overdoses on text ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Gloria - Goodreads

My review differs from most. Almost everyone I know who has read Unbroken loved it. It gets rave reviews by most and will be released as a movie by the end of the year. I have several words to ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Stacey - Goodreads

First, let me say that I enjoyed this book, to the extent it is possible to "enjoy" tales of deprivation and torture. The most amazing thing part is how strong the will to live can be, even in the ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - David Hilton - Goodreads

A straightforward account of a crazy POW survival story. Pros: a page-turner, a story worth telling that sheds light on the awful treatment of POWs by the Japanese during World War II, and a deeply ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Linda Weber - Goodreads

My husband and I listened to this book on a long cross-country car trip. Bad choice :( It was very difficult to listen to - so incredibly depressing. I should have known it would be given the real ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Shazia - Goodreads

The major plot lines of the story provide a lot of material -- juvenile troublemaker turned world class runner turned solder, turned survivor of the longest time in a life raft on the south seas ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

Despite all of the horrors of World War II, and all of the personal accounts that still send shivers up my skin, the thing that I struggled the most with while reading this book was not the events ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Nasulo - Goodreads

Despite all of the horrors of World War II, and all of the personal accounts that still send shivers up my skin, the thing that I struggled the most with while reading this book was not the events ... Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Marianne - Goodreads

Very wordy, too long. Read full review

Review: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

User Review  - Pamfrommd - Goodreads

Why did I give this book only 2 stars? I can't fully defend that decision, but basically it's because I found the book so terribly unpleasant. Normally I would stop reading a book that strikes me that ... Read full review


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