Night by Elie Wiesel


The Night Trilogy #1

Elie Wiesel with Marion Wiesel (Translator)

nonfiction classics history memoir dark emotional sad medium-paced

115 pages | first published 1958

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Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 to Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. Night is the terrifying record of Elie Wiesel's memories of the...
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