A History of My Brief Body by Billy-Ray Belcourt

A History of My Brief Body

Billy-Ray Belcourt

192 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

nonfiction essays lgbtqia+ memoir challenging emotional reflective medium-paced


Dazzling collection of personal essays from internationally acclaimed First Nations Canadian writer Billy-Ray Belcourt, who mines his own personal history to reconcile the world he was born into with the world that could be.Billy-Ray Belcourt's co...

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reflective 89%
emotional 82%
challenging 65%
informative 35%
sad 28%
dark 27%
hopeful 21%
inspiring 18%
tense 7%
funny 3%
mysterious 2%


medium 48%
slow 35%
fast 16%

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