Educated by Tara Westover


Tara Westover

338 pages first pub 2018 (editions)

nonfiction memoir emotional inspiring reflective medium-paced


Tara Westover was seventeen 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...

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emotional 78%
reflective 70%
inspiring 62%
challenging 41%
sad 41%
dark 38%
tense 32%
hopeful 31%
informative 30%
adventurous 7%
funny 2%


medium 70%
fast 17%
slow 12%

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