I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir by Malaka Gharib

I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir

Malaka Gharib

160 pages first pub 2019 (editions) user-added

nonfiction graphic novel memoir emotional lighthearted reflective fast-paced


"A portrait of growing up in America, and a portrait of family, that pulls off the feat of being both intimately specific and deeply universal at the same time. I adored this book."--Jonny Sun " A] high-spirited graphical memoir . . . Gharib's wis...

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reflective 70%
funny 62%
lighthearted 61%
informative 42%
emotional 34%
hopeful 33%
inspiring 28%
adventurous 8%
relaxing 4%
challenging 3%
tense 1%


fast 76%
medium 22%

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