The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

The Glass Castle

Jeannette Walls

288 pages first pub 2005 (editions)

nonfiction memoir emotional reflective sad medium-paced


MORE THAN SEVEN YEARS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST The perennially bestselling, extraordinary, one-of-a-kind, "nothing short of spectacular" (Entertainment Weekly) memoir from one of the world's most gifted storytellers. The Glass Castle ...

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emotional 82%
reflective 62%
sad 60%
dark 38%
inspiring 36%
challenging 32%
adventurous 31%
hopeful 26%
tense 22%
funny 14%
informative 8%
lighthearted 2%
relaxing 1%


medium 62%
fast 23%
slow 14%

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