In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom by Yeonmi Park, Maryanne Vollers

In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom

Yeonmi Park, Maryanne Vollers

nonfiction memoir emotional inspiring sad medium-paced

273 pages | first published 2015

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Human rights activist Park, who fled North Korea with her mother in 2007 at age 13 and eventually made it to South Korea two years later after a harrowing ordeal, recognized that in order to be "completely free," she had to confront the truth of h...
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emotional 80%
sad 68%
inspiring 64%
informative 63%
dark 57%
challenging 46%
reflective 40%
hopeful 39%
tense 38%
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