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The Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir - Community Reviews back

by Ta-Nehisi Coates
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"So it goes."
"So it goes." rated it 1 year ago
I had high expectations. Perhaps audio wasn't the way to "read" this. Perhaps I waited too long, after reading all of Coates' journalism and his beautiful Between the World and Me. It just didn't wow me the way I'd hoped. What it DID do is make me want him to wait a decade and write another memoir. ...
Sheila's Reads
Sheila's Reads rated it 3 years ago
Ta'Nehisi Coates tells of his life in Baltimore growing up with his family in the ghetto. His father had been a member of the Black Panthers and raised his children to get knowledge by reading what most people did not know existed. I did not always understand what Ta'Nehisi was saying but I understo...
Muccamukk
Muccamukk rated it 4 years ago
Difficult book to review for me because it's absolutely soaked in a culture more or less foreign to my own, and is intended for other members of that culture. So I did not, for example, understand about one in five words of the colloquial, or know the songs that make the book's soundtrack, or get ab...
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