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

User Review  - Lauren Floyd - Goodreads

Louis Zamperini represents all that is amazing about the human condition. His story is compelling and inspiring, and that is what kept me reading. However, Hillenbrand's writing felt like it was meant ... Read full review

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

User Review  - John - Goodreads

This was a compelling read and a fascinating story of suffering and survival. Hillenbrand's style is crisp and sharp, with a lot of detail and good research. She understands the art of documentary ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Carmen - Goodreads

A great book about Louie Zamponelli. First he runs in the Olympics. Then he is a gunner in WWII. His plane crashes and he survives about 40 or so days on a raft in the ocean, eating raw birds. Then he ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jared Bird - Goodreads

If we are to understand the details of what went on here, Louie survived being adrift at sea with no food or water for over a month, survived daily beatings at the hands of his Japanese captors, all ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Stephanie Wallace - Goodreads

This was a rare instance where I saw the movie before I read the book. I really liked the movie, but the book was boring. I couldn't finish it. If you are interested in this story, skip the book and rent the movie. Read full review

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

User Review  - Erika Renkes - Goodreads

Unbroken is a timely tale of persevering through troubles to come out on top. Zamperini, who had it all, was an Olympic runner whose fate was destined in Japan. He was called to duty and stranded with ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Bill Wehrmacher - Goodreads

This is really a much better book than I thought it would be. It was a book club choice and so I began reading it somewhat as a chore. I guess I feared it would be a 400 page testament to a super hero ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jade Foster - Goodreads

Goodreads Reviews UNBROKEN by Laura Hillenbrand A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand Pub Date: November 16, 2010 Publisher: Random House This book is one ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Abby Meredith - Goodreads

A big long but overall a great read. She teaches you so much about World War II and the experience of the soldiers. I didn't get as emotionally attached to Louie as I thought I would and I think there ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ann-Marie - Goodreads

Im not american and Im not interested in running so I have no relation to Louis Zamperini, maybe I would have liked the book even better if I had. I did like it - but not so much I thought I would ... Read full review


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