King: A Life by Jonathan Eig

King: A Life

Jonathan Eig

688 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

nonfiction biography history challenging informative reflective medium-paced


The first full biography in decades, King mixes revelatory and exhaustive new research with brisk and accessible storytelling to forge the definitive life for our times.Vividly written and exhaustively researched, Jonathan Eig’s King: A Life is th...

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informative 100%
inspiring 71%
reflective 65%
emotional 47%
challenging 42%
sad 31%
dark 23%
hopeful 23%
tense 10%


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slow 20%
fast 17%

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