Educated by Tara Westover


Tara Westover

368 pages first pub 2018 (editions)

nonfiction memoir emotional inspiring reflective medium-paced


Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches and sleeping with her "head-for-the-hills bag". In the summer...

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emotional 78%
reflective 69%
inspiring 60%
sad 43%
challenging 41%
dark 40%
tense 34%
hopeful 30%
informative 30%
adventurous 7%
funny 2%


medium 70%
fast 17%
slow 12%

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