Winfrey's Next Book Pick: Wiesel's 'Night'
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
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After all the hoopla over a memoir that turned out to have too much fiction, Oprah Winfrey's new choice for her book club extends the debate with an account of a Nazi death camp called Night. The book was first published in the 1950's, and has been referred to as a novel, because, says its author and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel, of its literary style. But Wiesel says, it is, in fact, a memoir about the bona fide experiences of his family at Auschwitz.
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