Strangers on a Pier: Portrait of a Family by Tash Aw

Strangers on a Pier: Portrait of a Family

Tash Aw

nonfiction memoir emotional informative reflective medium-paced

96 pages | first published 2021

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From the award-winning author of Five Star Billionaire and We, The Survivors comes a whirlwind personal history of modern Asia, as told through his Malaysian and Chinese heritage.
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reflective 100%
emotional 72%
informative 45%
challenging 18%
sad 18%
adventurous 9%
hopeful 9%
inspiring 9%
lighthearted 9%


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medium 30%
slow 10%

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