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New Memoirs from Chanel Miller and Saeed Jones

Jan 2, 2020

Credit Viking (l); Simon and Schuster (r)

On this edition of The Weekly Reader, we review two new memoirs about the extraordinary lives. Chanel Miller recounts the story of life after she was raped on campus at Stanford University in Know My Name, and Saeed Jones describes his life growing up black and gay in conservative Christian family in Texas in How We Fight for Our Lives.

Chanel Miller, Know My Name, Viking

Saeed Jones, How We Fight for Our Lives, Simon and Schuster