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  • Born a Crime

  • Stories from a South African Childhood
  • By: Trevor Noah
  • Narrated by: Trevor Noah
  • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 129,908
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 120,155
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 119,592

One of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars tells his wild coming of age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Noah provides something deeper than traditional memoirists: powerfully funny observations about how farcical political and social systems play out in our lives.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Interesting but Disjointed and Unsatisfying

  • By Elliot S. Werk on 12-13-18

It is just biography, boring

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
2 out of 5 stars
Story
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-23-19

I love Trevor Noah, and I didn't check reviews when I was adding the book. This book is boring, it is biography of his life. First chapters are Ok then you say alright it is good to know how his life was but then you see OMG the rest are long and boring, I felt like every one can write a book like this. I wish chapters were brief.
The only reason I am still listening to book is because I don't like leaving a book unfinished.

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