The Interesting Narrative by Olaudah Equiano

The Interesting Narrative

Olaudah Equiano

272 pages first pub 1789 (editions)

nonfiction biography classics history adventurous reflective slow-paced


Olaudah Equiano's Interesting Narrative, in which the author describes his birth in Africa, his enslavement and transportation to America, and his journey from slavery to freedom, was published just a few days before the British parliament first d...

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informative 77%
reflective 70%
dark 62%
emotional 55%
adventurous 48%
challenging 48%
sad 37%
inspiring 29%
tense 14%
hopeful 11%


slow 69%
medium 26%
fast 3%

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