What two things in the novel Night, by Elie Wiesle, stuck out the most to you? Why will you remember it forever? What two things in the novel Night, by Elie Wiesle, stuck out the most to you? Why will you remember it forever?

Expert Answers

An illustration of the letter 'A' in a speech bubbles

The part that stands out the most to me is near the beginning, when Moishe the Beadle tells the story of how the Nazis threw babies up in the air and shot them with machine guns.  Every time I read the book, that part makes me sick.

There are so many powerful scenes in the novel Night by Elie Wiesle that it is difficult to pick the two that are the most powerful.  This biographical novel of  horror and death of the Holocaust is one of the most moving books I have ever read.

 My first response would have to be when Cholom Wiesel is so ill and near death.  He begs his son for water.  Eliezer, who was so devoted to his father at the beginning of their...

(The entire section contains 2 answers and 378 words.)

Unlock This Answer Now

Start your 48-hour free trial to unlock this answer and thousands more. Enjoy eNotes ad-free and cancel anytime.

Start your 48-Hour Free Trial
Approved by eNotes Editorial Team