The Dragons, the Giant, the Women: A Memoir by Wayétu Moore

The Dragons, the Giant, the Women: A Memoir

Wayétu Moore

272 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

nonfiction memoir challenging emotional reflective medium-paced


An engrossing memoir of escaping the First Liberian Civil War and building a life in the United StatesWhen Way tu Moore turns five years old, her father and grandmother throw her a big birthday party at their home in Monrovia, Liberia, but all she...

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emotional 85%
reflective 46%
inspiring 44%
challenging 39%
tense 39%
informative 37%
hopeful 36%
adventurous 33%
sad 26%
dark 24%
mysterious 2%


medium 73%
fast 16%
slow 10%

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