Overall, this book is very well written, and it does an outstanding job of pulling the reader into the story.
I have the highest regard for the people written about in this book, I literally can't describe how much empathy I think every reader has for them.
Alive is the true story of the Uruguayan rugby team whose plane crashed into the Andes mountains, where they were forced to survive for 71 days.
Wonderful film, love the book, very inspiring that holds personal meaning for me!Published 2 months ago by LeslieRose
Very interesting historical story. Told respectfully and in detail. Purchased as used paperback book. Met agreed quality and at an attractive price. Read morePublished 3 months ago by gweh
Wrong place at the wrong time. Imagine being thrusted into a situation so dire and miserable, that it's easier to die than it is to live. Read morePublished 4 months ago by First Glance Book Review
Note to selves: Mail travel gifties home for later distribution, but carry food and water in your carry-on luggage. Read morePublished 4 months ago by janet kay shields
Even by itself its probably a GREAT book,, but im tainted by having seen the Film already.
If your here, you probably already are familiar with the back story, so go... Read more
WOW this is one Well Written book, it will keep your interest from the beginning to the end, and it will make you wonder what would you do in the same situation, and also wonder... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kris J.
I saw the movie first, then decided I wanted to read the book. The book filled in the gaps that were omitted in the movie. Read morePublished 5 months ago by SB-9
This is a great true story. This is the only book I have read cover to cover, tried several others. My son was away spending time alone so I sent him this book. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Philip Clowe