Brutally vivid, Adam Bagdasarian's Forgotten Fire is based on the experiences of his great-uncle during the Armenian Holocaust. The absolutely relentless series of vile events is almost unbearable, but the quiet elegance of Bagdasarian's writing makes this a novel of truth and beauty. Parental guidance is strongly suggested for younger readers of this extraordinary, heartbreaking account. (Ages 14 and older) --Emilie Coulter --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Sadly riveting, "Forgotten Fire" is a well written fiction based on fact account (a nephew wrote it about his uncle) of one Armenian youth's struggles during the Turkish... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Seaotter
ita a great book overall. It will keep you entertained even from the beginning chapters, lots of things happen and quickly so no boring pages. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kevin Negron
Excellent read! Sadly, history repeats itself today in the Middle East.Published 5 months ago by Grace&Truth
Great read and gave me insight into the horrible history my parents had to go through.Published 5 months ago by Designer Girl
A great eye witness account of the first genocide of the 20th Century. These accounts should be taught as part of class texts so that they are never repeated again. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Chris Al
I read this book for the first time when I was studying to become a teacher (assigned reading in one of my classes). Read morePublished 11 months ago by Henry Duncan
This is the first book I have read about the Armenian genocide and it has really had an impact on me. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Sandra Pauli de Campana