The White Album: Essays by Joan Didion

The White Album: Essays

Joan Didion

224 pages first pub 1979 (editions)

nonfiction essays history informative reflective medium-paced


First published in 1979, The White Album is a journalistic mosaic of American life in the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s. It includes, among other bizarre artifacts and personalities, reportage on the dark journeys and impulses of the Manson ...

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reflective 89%
informative 67%
challenging 23%
emotional 20%
inspiring 16%
funny 12%
relaxing 11%
adventurous 8%
dark 6%
hopeful 4%
lighthearted 4%
sad 4%
mysterious 2%
tense 2%


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slow 35%
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