I started reading this after checking out a copy from the library. I wanted my own copy. The stories from actual people are very haunting and compelling.Published 1 month ago by Susan
Amazing stories to read. They are very touching and also horrific. It is so tragic to hear what has happened to the people of Chernobyl and to be able to read about it gave it a... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jaimie Lutwyche
I haven't read EVERY book there is on the Chernobyl accident and subsequent fallout, but I've read a few, and this one by far seems to be the most "honest" to me. Read morePublished 2 months ago by ANT
The monologues themselves were fabulous, but (and this is the only time I have ever said this about a book) -- it needs more of an editorial voice. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Caitlin W.
An extremely poignant and gut-wrenching collection of stories about people who, because of their status within the Soviet society (or lack thereof... Read morePublished 6 months ago by john
The stories in this book are both fascinating and heartbreaking. Highly recommended for people interested in this disaster and the lingering effects of ChernobylPublished 7 months ago by rachaelf
Explained all the consequences of the Disaster and the loss of life of the workers sent to the site with no protective gear. Reflection of Soviet Union at that time.Published 9 months ago by James D. Eggers MD
This is the book that I was seeking ever since I read a magazine article several years back. The stories are poignant & horrific . Read morePublished 9 months ago by Linda A. Brandeberry