Just As I Am by Cicely Tyson

Just As I Am

Cicely Tyson with Michelle Burford

432 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction art autobiography memoir emotional inspiring reflective medium-paced


“In her long and extraordinary career, Cicely Tyson has not only succeeded as an actor, she has shaped the course of history.” –President Barack Obama, 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony“Just as I Am is my truth. It is me, plain and unvar...

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inspiring 90%
reflective 78%
emotional 68%
informative 53%
hopeful 50%
funny 34%
relaxing 8%
challenging 7%
sad 7%
lighthearted 6%
adventurous 5%
dark 1%


medium 72%
slow 21%
fast 5%

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