Childhood, Youth, Dependency: The Copenhagen Trilogy by Tove Ditlevsen

Childhood, Youth, Dependency: The Copenhagen Trilogy

The Copenhagen Trilogy #1-3

Tove Ditlevsen

nonfiction memoir dark emotional reflective medium-paced

384 pages | first published 2020

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'Utterly, agonisingly compulsive ... a masterpiece' Liz Jensen, Guardian Following one woman's journey from a troubled girlhood in working-class Copenhagen through her struggle to live on her own terms, The Copenhagen Trilogy is a searingly hon...
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dark 80%
reflective 74%
emotional 69%
sad 65%
challenging 27%
tense 19%
funny 9%
informative 9%
inspiring 8%
hopeful 5%
adventurous 2%
relaxing 1%


medium 63%
slow 27%
fast 8%

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