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46: Tara Westover's EDUCATED - Don't Get in That Car

My life was narrated for me by others. Their voices were forceful, emphatic, absolute. It had never occurred to me that my voice might be as strong as theirs.” 

-Tara Westover, Educated: A Memoir

Spoilers are inevitable throughout our discussion of Tara Westover's Educated, so consider whether or not to listen if you haven't yet read the book!


Introduction and Summary of the Book: 0:00 - 01:10

Main Discussion: 01:11 - 51:47​

Book Pairings: 51:57 - 58:39

Classroom Connections: 58:40 - 63:05

Book Pairings 

Jen - Jeannette Walls's The Glass Castle

Ashley - Barbara Kingsolver's The Poisonwood Bible

Sara - Ruth Warimer's The Sound of Gravel

Other Mentions in Classroom Connections

Sara - Dave Pelzer's A Child Called "It"

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