Stay True by Hua Hsu

Stay True

Hua Hsu

208 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

nonfiction memoir emotional reflective medium-paced


From the New Yorker staff writer Hua Hsu, a gripping memoir on friendship, grief, the search for self, and the solace that can be found through art. In the eyes of 18-year-old Hua Hsu, the problem with Ken--with his passion for Dave Matthews, Aber...

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reflective 90%
emotional 85%
sad 62%
hopeful 21%
funny 17%
challenging 16%
inspiring 15%
dark 13%
informative 7%
adventurous 2%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%
tense 1%


medium 61%
slow 23%
fast 15%

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