The House at Sugar Beach by Helene Cooper

The House at Sugar Beach

Helene Cooper

nonfiction memoir emotional slow-paced

354 pages | first published 2008


Journalist Helene Cooper examines the violent past of her home country Liberia and the effects of its 1980 military coup in this deeply personal memoir and finalist for the 2008 National Book Critics Circle Award.Helene Cooper is “Congo,” a descen...
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