When I Fell from the Sky



The Author Was 17 Years Old When She Survived An Airplane Explosion Her Survival Is Unexplainable And Considered A Modern Day Miracle For 11 Days, She Crawled Alone Through The Jungle, Fighting For Her Survival She Then Went On To Live An Inspiring Life As A Scientist Continually Drawn Back To The Terrain That Threatened To Take Her.When I Fell from the Sky

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the When I Fell from the Sky book, this is one of the most wanted Juliane Koepcke author readers around the world.

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  • Hardcover
  • 227 pages
  • When I Fell from the Sky
  • Juliane Koepcke
  • English
  • 18 January 2017
  • 0983754705

10 thoughts on “When I Fell from the Sky

  1. says:

    I struggled a bit with this one It is of course, a fascinating story how a 17 year old girl suvived a fall from a plane 2 miles in the sky and made it through thejungle back to safety on her own But the writer s style is jarring For example, she has a peculiar and annoying habit of starting a sentence at the end of a chapter and leaving it incomplete it is only in the next chaper, after its title, that the author finishes the sentence This felt contrived and unnessessary.Furthermo I struggled a bit with this one It i...

  2. says:

    Trigger warnings plane crash, loss of a parent, horrifying descriptions of wounds and maggots 3.5 stars I found this story surprisingly compelling and interesting, but it definitely wasn t what I expected based on the title Basically, Juliane Koepcke grew up in Peru with her naturalist parents As a teenager, they moved to a nature reserve in the middle of nowhere She subsequently returned to Lima to attend high school On Christmas Eve of 1971, she and her mother were flying to the closest Trigger warnings plane crash, loss of a parent, horrifying descriptions of wounds and maggots 3.5 stars I found this story surprisingly compelling and interesting, but it definitely wasn t what I expected based on the title Basically, Juliane Koepcke grew up in Peru with her naturalist parents As a teenager, they moved to a nature reserve in the middle of nowhere She subsequently returned to Lima to attend high school On Christmas Eve of 1971, she and her mother were flying to the closest airport to the nature reserve on a commercial flight, which was struck by lightning and crashed Juliane was the only survivor With a broken collarbone, cuts and bruises, and a torn up knee, she somehow managed to a survive in the jungle alone for nearly two weeks and b follow the creeks and rivers of the Peruvianuntil she...

  3. says:

    The true story a the German Peruvian 17 year old who was the only survivor of a plane that crashed in Peru while crossing the Andes at Christmas time She lost her mother in the accident which also claimed 90 other lives Juliane tells her own story 40 years after the crash and her amazing eleven day journey out of the Peruvian rain forest It is also a story of her love of the jungle where she had been raised with her German zoologist parents and her struggle for survival of the ian rain The true story a the German Peruvian 17 year old who was the only survivor of a plane that crashed i...

  4. says:

    Story is about a woman who writes about how she survived 11 days in the jungle when the plane she was on crashed It is told like she is speaking to you and jumps from the present day to the time when she was in the jungle At some times it seems awkward but by writing in this way, the reader is able to get an understanding of what her life was like before the crash, background on her parents, what she did in the jungle for those days, after the crash, and the present I thoroughly enjoyed the b Story is about a woman who writes about how she survived 11 days in the jungle when the plane she was on crashed It is told like she is speaking to you and jumps from the present day to the time when she was in the jungle At...

  5. says:

    Juliane after her 11 days in the jungleI finally finished it last night Wow this one took me ages to read but I do think it was not just the book but also my state of mind or lack of mind is the better expression because I was just too tired to read One negative thing was the annoyingly the constant jumping around in time In one example she had told us her grandmother had died and the next chapter she was staying at her grandmother.The story about what happened during the crash and the 11 day Juliane after her 11 days in the jungleI finally finished it last night Wow this one took me ages to read but I do think it was not just the book but also my state of mind or lack of mind is the better expression because I was just too tired to read One negative thing was the annoyingly the constant jumping around in time In one example she had told us her grandmother had died and the next chapter she was staying at her grandmother.The story about what happened during the crash and the 11 days of her in the jungle getting out is just a small part of the book.That being said I did find the other stuff interesting as w...

  6. says:

    Dutch review

  7. says:

    Bereits als Kind bte diese einzigartige berlebensgeschichte der damals 17j hrigen Juliane Koepcke eine gro e Faszination auf mich aus Am 24 Dezember 1971 ger t das Flugzeug, in dem sie gemeinsam mit ihrer Mutter sitzt, in schwere Turbulenzen Es st rzt ab und Juliane trudelt festgeschnallt an ihrem Sitz tausende Meter in die Tiefe, um im peruanischen Dschungel bruchzulanden Verletzt und ohne Kontakt zu anderen Passagieren und Menschen sucht sie den Weg zum Fluss, um dort auf Hilfe zu sto en Bereits als Kind bte diese einzigartige berlebensgeschichte der damals 17j hrigen Juliane Koepcke eine gro e Faszination auf mich aus Am 24 Dezember 1971 ger t das Flugzeug, in dem sie gemeinsam mit ihrer Mutter sitzt, in schwere Turbulenzen Es st rzt ab und Juliane trudelt festgeschnallt an ihrem Sitz tausende Meter in die Tiefe, um im peruanischen Dschungel bruchzulande...

  8. says:

    There is no doubt that Juliane Koepcke has an incredible story to tell To survive a fall from 10,000 or so feet by landing in a thick, uninhabited jungle in ian Peru is, by itself, a true miracle But then to survive 11 days in that jungle, and finally to find her way back to civilization, is yet another truly miraculous event and one that makes for a great story The d...

  9. says:

    On Christmas Eve 1971, Juliane s plane flew into a thunderstorm that was so great that the plane broke up in mid air Still strapped into her seat, she fell two miles, crashing through the dense jungle canopy into therainforest Waking up alone and injured, she spent the next eleven days fighting her way through a green hell , desperately hoping that, as she had survived, then so must have the others When I Fell From the Sky tells the story of how Juliane gained the skills that enabl On Christmas Eve 1971, Juliane s plane flew into a thunderstorm that was so great that the plane broke up in mid air Still strapped into her seat, she fell two miles, crashing through the dense jungle canopy into therainforest Waking up alone and injured, she spent the next eleven days fighting her way through...

  10. says:

    This is a memoir of a gripping account of survival by a seventeen year old girl On Christmas Eve 1971, seventeen year old Juliane Koepcke and her mother were flying from Lima to Pucallpa, when the LANSA Lockheed Electra, LANSA flight 508 commercial airliner with ninety passages on board broke up in midair The plane was struck by lightning during a freak storm and tore off one side of the plane There was only one survivor Turned out that plane should have never flown near the Andes Lockheed This is a memoir of a gripping account of survival by a seventeen year old girl On Christmas Eve 1971, seventeen year old Juliane Koepcke and her mother were flying from Lima to Pucallpa, when the LANSA Lockheed Electra, LANSA flight 508 commercial airliner with ninety passages on board broke up in midair The plane was str...

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