Man's Search for Meaning: A Young Adult Edition Read Online Free - A young adult edition of the best-selling classic about the Holocaust and finding meaning in suffering, with a photo insert, a glossary of terms, a chronology of Frankl s life, and supplementary letters and speeches
The Library of Congress called it one of the ten most influential books in America; the "New York Times" pronounced it an enduring work of survival literature; and "O, The Oprah Magazine" praised it as one of the most significant books of the twentieth century. "Man s Search for Meaning" has long riveted readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. This new young readers edition brings a beloved classic to a new generation of readers, offering a universal tribute to coping with suffering and finding one s purpose. An abridged text of the original book (emphasizing Frankl s personal story, while omitting some material on his psychological theory of logotherapy) is presented here, along with supplemental materials that vividly bring Frankl s story to life, and a foreword by prominent young adult author John Boyne. "Man s Search for Meaning: A Young Adult Edition" will help readers ages twelve to eighteen grasp Frankl s enduring lessons on perseverance and strength with clarity and depth."
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August 17, 2017
This is the new YA edition of this classic. I read the original book a few years ago and liked it ok, so I wanted to skim through this one to see how it was adapted for young readers. The section of the book detailing the author's time in the concentration camps was the same (unabridged) version...
June 06, 2017
***I received a finished copy through Goodreads Giveaways in exchange for an honest review.***
I recommend this edition for 8th grade and above. There are many high-level philosophical concepts described in advanced language, despite it being a YA edition. It's more abridged than rewritten for a Y...
November 15, 2017
This book offers a surprisingly cool-headed account of what went on in concentration camps and how it affected a person's psyche. The anecdotes were all well-chosen to show how different individuals responded to similar conditions, all depending on their perspective of their current suffering and...
June 03, 2017
I had previously read this magnificent book, but wanted to read the young adult edition because it had pictures of Victor E. Frankel in the concentration camp and after, and I wondered if it would have more discussion or questions about the significance of the title. Yes, it is a good edition to...
November 16, 2017
I am inspired, by this book, to live a life, one choice at a time, to the very best of my ability.
May 16, 2017
I had no idea what this book was about. I read it on a friends recommendation. I started to read it to try and fall asleep. Next thing I know it is 2 am and I can't put it down. If you don't want to read about his concentration camp experience, skip the first half. He reaches a significant conclu...
March 30, 2017
Life changing! It gave me great perspective on life.
March 31, 2017