Originally posted by Pariah
So it's non-fiction? Or is it a -- this sounds terrible when talking about the holocost -- "novelisation" of his experiences?
It's non-fiction. Elie was 12 when the events took place. Real short book, and worth the reading. I read it with the high school class I teach. I was really surprised that I liked it so much.
"When I see guys huddling up after the game, to pray, that's what scares me about the game. I'm a Baptist, but I'm also a quarterback killer, and I ain't praying with you. But I will give you 30 seconds to ask your Lord and master to keep me from killing you." -- Hall of Fame defensive end "Deacon" Jones on what aspect of the modern game most upsets him.