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Dave Eggers

Dave Eggers is the bestselling author of seven books, including A Hologram for the King , a finalist for the National Book Award; Zeitoun , winner of the American Book Award and Dayton Literary Peace Prize; and What Is the What , which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and won France's Prix Medici . That book, about Valentino Achak Deng, a survivor of the civil war in Sudan, gave birth to the Valentino Achak Deng Foundation, which operates a secondary school in South...See more

Personality Profile For Dave Eggers

The following is a personality profile of Dave Eggers based on his work.

Dave Eggers is social and boisterous.

He is confident, he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, Dave Eggers is also calm-seeking: he prefers activities that are quiet, calm, and safe.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for belongingness.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: he makes decisions with little regard for how they show off his talents.


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