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Still alive!

Herbert Gold

Still alive!

a temporary condition : a memoir

by Herbert Gold

  • 139 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Arcade Pub., Distributed by Hachette Book Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold, Herbert, -- 1924-,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Bohemianism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHerbert Gold.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.O34 Z46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination249 p. ;
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22802341M
    ISBN 101559708700
    ISBN 109781559708708
    LC Control Number2007040636

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Ruth Kluegers Still Alive: A Holocaust Girlhood Remembered is a powerful book that is difficult to describe. The work is divided into four sections and an epilogue. Vienna recounts Kluegers early childhood in the city.4/5.

Among the reasons that Still Alive is such an important book is its insistence that the full texture of women's existence in the Holocaust be acknowledged, not merely as victims. [Kluger] insists that Still alive! book look at the Holocaust as honestly as we can, which to her means being unsentimental about the oppressed as well as about their oppressors."/5(57).

A controversial bestseller likened to Primo Levi and Elie Wiesel, Still Alive is a harrowing and fiercely bittersweet Holocaust memoir of survival: "a book of breathtaking honesty and extraordinary insight" (Los Angeles Times)/5(26). I Am Still Alive is a thoroughly entertaining novel in a fascinating setting.

The most interesting aspect, to me was seeing how Jess Cooper, the young protagonist, gradually matured in her thinking as she faced dire challenges.

She was never a simpering weakling; indeed, she faced real challenges right from the beginning/5(). I AM STILL ALIVE are the words that year-old Jess Cooper keeps repeating to herself. With only a wolf dog named Bo for company, she finds herself alone in the Canadian wilderness after the murder of her father.

Her life in Seattle had been upended after a car crash that killed her mother and left Jess with an injured leg and scarred face.5/5. Still Alive [the English version] is not really a translation or a new book--it's a parallel book for my children and my American students.

BTW: YOU HAD A COMPLICATED AND TROUBLED RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUR MOTHER, WHICH YOU DESCRIBE IN STILL ALIVE. YOU HAVE TERMED THE RELATIONSHIP "VERY NEUROTIC," AND DESCRIBED SOME OF YOUR.

I AM STILL ALIVE by Kate Alice Marshall ‧ RELEASE DATE: J Still battered from the car crash that took her mother’s life, Jess is sent to live in the remote Canadian wilderness with Carl, the father she barely remembers—and then he’s murdered.

I Am Still Alive is a pulse-pounding survival novel, epic and wild. There is no better beginning to an action adventure story than the character informing the reader that they are still alive when they should be dead/5.

STILL ALIVE A HOLOCAUST GIRLHOOD REMEMBERED by Ruth Kluger ‧ RELEASE DATE: Dec. 1, Stunning contemplation of human relationships, power, and the creation of history through the prism of one woman’s Holocaust : Ruth Kluger. Still Alive is a memoir of the pursuit of selfhood against all odds, a fiercely bittersweet coming-of-age story in which the protagonist must learn never to rely on comforting assumptions, but 2/5(1).

Still Alive is a memoir of the pursuit of selfhood against all odds, a fiercely bittersweet coming-of-age story in which the protagonist must learn never to rely on comforting assumptions, but always to seek her own truth.

"A startling, clear-eyed, and unflinching examination of growing up as a Jewish girl during the Holocaust. A controversial bestseller likened to Primo Levi and Elie Wiesel, Still Alive is a harrowing and fiercely bittersweet Holocaust memoir of survival: "a book of breathtaking honesty and extraordinary insight" (Los Angeles Times).

Swept up as a child in the events of Nazi-era Europe, Ruth Kluger saw her family's comfortable Vienna existence systematically undermined and. Get this from a library. Still alive: a Holocaust girlhood remembered. [Ruth Klüger] -- Swept up as a child in the events of Nazi-era Europe, Kluger saw her family's comfortable Vienna existence destroyed.

Despite her shattered childhood, Kluger eventually reclaimed her life. Still Alive is a memoir of the pursuit of selfhood against all odds, a fiercely bittersweet coming-of-age story in which the protagonist must learn never to rely on comforting assumptions, but always to seek her own truth.

Now in paperback, this European bestseller won huge -acclaim from U.S. critics, Jonathan Yardley of the Washington Post Book World declared this memoir of a Holocaust girlhood and a life reclaimed "one of the best books of a book of surpassing, and at times brutal, honesty Among the many reasons that Still Alive is such an important book is its.

I Am Still Alive is full of the kinds of backcountry details that will intrigue fans of Gary Paulsen ’s Hatchet and its ilk, from finding and killing food to making shelter, and there’s plenty of high-stakes conflict with humans and animals alike. Still Alive is a compelling chronicle of a man who, despite numerous scrapes with death, has always managed to maintain his robust vitality and discriminating mind.

Part adventure story, part Bildungsroman, the book is never less than a history of our harrowing times as experienced by one of its most intelligent witnesses."—Robert Brustein. This Study Guide consists of approximately 48 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Still Alice.

Alice Howland is a year-old professor of psychology at Harvard University. She is in good shape physically and. Still Alive (Book 4) Fanfiction" 'Draco!' Hermione screamed. Her hand was the only thing that was holding him. He knew that there was no hope. That he had to let go He kissed her hand.

"Goodbye, mione" "DRACO, NO-" Hermione's screams and choked tears echoed throughout the Reviews: 3. I Am Still Alive is a gripping novel about a girl and her dog fighting against nature. The extra information given in the Before chapters really fleshes out the story and makes it unique.

Watching as Jess fails and occasionally succeeds keeps you turning the next page, reading the next chapter, until you reach the end. Raves for I Am Still Alive: "This tense wire of a novel thrums with suspense.

[this book] just might be the highlight of your summer.”–The New York Times “An expertly conceived plot plus a true heroine (and her dog) make for an original, engrossing, and twisty survival story that I tore through : Penguin Young Readers Group.Alive is a novel written by Piers Paul Read in The book documents the events of the Uruguayan Air Force Flight crash in the Andes which led to many deaths.

The book documents the events of the Uruguayan Air Force Flight Author: Piers Paul Read.On this front, Still Alice actually provides reassurance. Genova, who holds a Ph.D. in neuroscience and is an online columnist for the Alzheimer’s Association, skillfully explains the difference between ordinary forgetfulness caused by age, stress, menopause, or lack of sleep and the accumulating cognitive failures that signal Alzheimer’s.