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lpreston214
Jul 19 2018
"An amazing chronicle of an abusive, isolated and restrictive childhood survived and overcome. Tara Westover is raised in rural Idaho by her Mormon fundamentalist, government-fearing, delusional father and submissive mother. Rejecting formal educat..." Permalink
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mcguireka
Jul 19 2018
"Everyone should read this book. I couldn’t put it down or stop thinking about it. There are some parts that are hard to read, especially when Tara’s brother was physically abusing her. But read this book, Tara is an exceptional writer with an exce..." Permalink
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FairhavenLibe
Jul 19 2018
"Powerful indictment of religious fanaticism, equally powerful testament of how transformative an education can be for a person. Well done, Tara! (Recommended further reading, "Hillbilly Elegy" by J.D. Vance)" Permalink
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dirtbag made a comment Jul 18 2018
"My takeaway from reading this book is that if you can get iGen to grow up, they will probably be better citizens than Gen-X and the Millennials. Meh." Permalink
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