The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir

Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich

nonfiction memoir true crime emotional mysterious reflective medium-paced

352 pages | first published 2017

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Before Alex Marzano-Lesnevich begins a summer job at a law firm in Louisiana, working to help defend men accused of murder, they think their position is clear. The child of two lawyers, they are staunchly anti-death penalty. But the moment convict...
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dark 92%
emotional 74%
sad 62%
challenging 61%
reflective 56%
tense 35%
informative 30%
mysterious 12%
hopeful 3%
inspiring 1%


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slow 27%
fast 6%

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