Educated

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by Tara Westover | Biographies & Memoirs | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 1473538645 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingmattandmandy75wing of Cockatoo, Victoria Australia on 7/16/2021
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Journal Entry 1 by wingmattandmandy75wing from Cockatoo, Victoria Australia on Friday, July 16, 2021
Educated is a remarkable memoir of a young woman raised in a survivalist family in Idaho who strives for education while still showing great understanding and love for the world she leaves behind.?- Barack Obama. Tara Westover grew up preparing for the End of Days, watching for the sun to darken, for the moon to drip as if with blood. She spent her summers bottling peaches and her winters rotating emergency supplies, hoping that when the World of Men failed, her family would continue on, unaffected. She hadn?t been registered for a birth certificate. She had no school records because she?d never set foot in a classroom, and no medical records because her father didn?t believe in doctors or hospitals. According to the state and federal government, she didn?t exist. As she grew older, her father became more radical, and her brother, more violent. At sixteen Tara decided to educate herself. Her struggle for knowledge would take her far from her Idaho mountains, over oceans and across continents, to Harvard and to Cambridge. Only then would she wonder if she?d travelled too far. If there was still a way home.

Released 1 mo ago (10/28/2021 UTC) at Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Library in Surrey Hills, Victoria Australia

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Journal Entry 3 by wingmeganhwing at Preston, Victoria Australia on Thursday, October 28, 2021
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