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 83%
reflective 50%
inspiring 43%
challenging 40%
tense 40%
hopeful 38%
informative 38%
adventurous 34%
sad 31%
dark 25%
mysterious 3%
funny 1%
relaxing 1%


medium 74%
fast 16%
slow 8%

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