Slaughterhouse-five, Or, The Children's Crusade: A Duty-dance with Death
Billy Pilgrim is the son of an American barber. He serves as a chaplain's assistant in World War II, is captured by the Germans, and he survives the largest massacre in European history--the fire bombing of Dresden. After the war Billy makes a great deal of money as an optometrist, and on his wedding night he is kidnapped by a flying saucer from the planet Tralfamadore. So begins a modern classic by a master storyteller.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Proustitutes - LibraryThing
what does this book mean?! it has so many ardent fans but, even amongst top goodreads reviews when read carefully, you see that people are using "so it goes" in various contexts... ironically ... Read full review
Review: Slaughterhouse-FiveUser Review - Jr Bacdayan - Goodreads
I was eating a hotdog right after reading Slaughterhouse-Five, and as I was contemplating on what to write for my review, I was suddenly attacked by a bunch of three-headed toads. They called ... Read full review