The Yellow House: A Memoir by Sarah M. Broom

The Yellow House: A Memoir

Sarah M. Broom

400 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

nonfiction autobiography biography history memoir reflective slow-paced


A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Winner of the 2019 National Book Award in Nonfiction A brilliant, haunting and unforgettable memoir from a stunning new talent about the inexorable pull of home and family, set in a shotgun house in New Orleans East. In...

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reflective 85%
emotional 65%
informative 61%
sad 34%
challenging 26%
inspiring 14%
hopeful 11%
dark 6%
funny 5%
tense 5%
adventurous 2%


slow 59%
medium 38%
fast 1%

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