Jake Krauss

 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 50% (1 of 2)
Location: New Jersey
Birthday: April 28
 

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Nothing But The Truth: A Documentary Novel by Avi
5.0 out of 5 stars A very important lesson, July 11 2004
I find the title "Nothing but the Truth" to be cleverly ironic, as this book actually demonstrates a minor dispute's descent into a political arena where "Anything but the Truth" would more acurately describe the situation. Some reviewers have claimed that this book is repetative. It is true that readers are presented with information over and over again, but it is never quite the same. The purpose is to show how the story gets twisted each time it's re-told. How the same event comes to be described in two incredibly different ways, neither of which is accurate, depending on what each side has to gain or lose. In the huge mess that's created, no one knows the true story anymore. More… Read more