Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

Trevor Noah with Trevor Noah (Narrator)

nonfiction memoir race emotional funny informative reflective fast-paced

8 hours, 44 minutes | first published 2016

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The compelling, inspiring, (often comic) coming-of-age story of Trevor Noah, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. One of the comedy world’s brightest new voices, Trevor Noah is a light-footed bu...
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funny 85%
emotional 72%
informative 57%
reflective 56%
inspiring 55%
hopeful 32%
lighthearted 18%
adventurous 16%
challenging 16%
sad 16%
dark 11%
tense 8%
relaxing 2%


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fast 47%
slow 2%

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