Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

Trevor Noah

nonfiction memoir race emotional funny informative reflective fast-paced

304 pages | first published 2016

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man's coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed NAMED ONE OF PASTE'S BEST MEMOIRS OF THE DECADE...
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funny 84%
emotional 72%
informative 56%
reflective 56%
inspiring 55%
hopeful 31%
lighthearted 18%
sad 17%
adventurous 16%
challenging 16%
dark 11%
tense 8%
relaxing 2%


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