This novel dramatizes an incident that took place in a California school in 1969. A teacher creates an experimental movement in his class to help students understand how people could have followed Hitler. The results are astounding. The highly disciplined group, modeled on the principles of the Hilter Youth, has its own salute, chants, and special ways of acting as a unit and sweeps beyond the class and throughout the school, evolving into a society willing to give up freedom for regimentation and blind obedience to their leader. All will learn a lesson that will never be forgotten.
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I bought this for my 8th graders required reading book. He is a very slow reader so I read alot of it to him. I found the book interesting he on the other hand did not. Quick read Read full review
The wave was a very exciting book it. My favorite part was when David accidentally hurt Lauri. It was very dramatic and that's what brought them back together.