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

288 pages | first published 2016

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The compelling, inspiring and comically sublime story of a young man's coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Trevor Noah is one of the comedy world's brightest new voices, a light-foo...
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tense 8%
relaxing 2%


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