Night

by Elie Wiesel

leading question

would you ever trade places with Elie to see what it was like at auschwitz?

major characters

Elie Wiesel,Elies father, and The Nazis

summary

 Elie, is twelve years old. He grew up in a little town called Sighet in Transylvania, Elie is religious with a  family consisting of his parents and three sisters. by 1944, the Germans are  in the town of Sighet and they set up ghettos for the Jews. After a while, the Germans begin the deportation of the Jews to the concentration camp in Auschwitz.

setting

Night takes place in sighet a Little town in Transylvania where Elie and his family live before they are deported to Auschwitz.

protagonist

Elie Wiesel

antagonist

The Nazis