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.
Exciting! Enlargement of story in NationalGeographic Magazine; Sent it to my 50 yr old son who has many outdoors activities all over the USAPublished 13 days ago by Kathleen King
I watched the movie (twice) many years ago but nothing compares to the book. It's a book you want to read non-stop from start to finish. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Ray Abeywardena
"[The survivors] had neither sensationalized nor sentimentalized their own experience and it seemed important for me to tell the reader what they had told me in the same... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Eve
This book is depressing and amazing all at the same time... it's horrible what happened but its a miracle for the ones who did survive. highly recommended.Published 1 month ago by Deanna Schultz
I just re-read it after first reading it many years ago... what a story! compelling record of these young men's will to live.Published 2 months ago by Colorado dogmom