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

User Review  - M - Goodreads

I shall keep this brief. I wasn't terribly fond of this book and it took me a while to figure out why. The writing is competent and the research is excellent. The problem is I didn't like Zamp. I didn ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Phyllis - Goodreads

So this isn't really a book about running and what it's like to prepare for and participate in the Olympics? I really should look into these things before I start reading. So I'm assuming anyone ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

Hagiography. Underneath the hyperbole lies a great story. Louie Zamperini is a real hero. I hope he liked the book! Read full review

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

User Review  - Aleh - Goodreads

a fairly empty book the way the army, the war, the prison are portrayed makes it look like in some shallow comic book a good read-through but I became really bored after 40% and didn't make it all the way Read full review

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

User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

This is another one that really should be on my "I decided to move on" shelf. I just couldn't do it. All the excruciating detail was (mostly) fine when it was about running, but it was terrible when ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Dan Ries - Goodreads

This was a marathon read for me – I was just happy to cross the finish line and scratch it off of my list. I wish I would have just opted for the one mile version (the movie). I felt as if I was ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ilze Folkmane - Goodreads

Laura Hillenbrand is many things. Subtle she is most definitely not. Louis Zamperini's life speaks for itself, creating an almost unbelievable web of stories that, indeed, reflect the survival ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Emmit Ghourley - Goodreads

Really good story...but the book wasn't effectively written to keep my attention. The beginning of the book was quite inspiring with Louie's journey to the Olympics and all, but as the book ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Rachel S - Goodreads

Disaster porn with a sprinkling of hamfisted 'redemption' themes. Read full review

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

User Review  - Damien Koering - Goodreads

The book unbroken was a huge disappointment for me. From reviews of this book It said it was thrilling,a book of resilience,it was highly incredible, and it most importantly not giving up. Well it ... Read full review


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