Category Archives: Biography

Order By
Category

Nanaville

Adventures in Grandparenting Overview: "Before mommy blogs were even invented, Anna Quindlen became a go-to writer

Thick

And Other Essays Overview: In eight highly praised treatises on beauty, media, money, and more, Tressie

Dear Girls

Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets and Advice for Living Your Best Life Overview: The sharp insights and

Inside Out

A Memoir Overview: In this deeply candid and reflective memoir, Moore pulls back the curtain and

For the Record

Overview: ‘The political memoir of the decade’ Sunday Times The referendum on Britain’s membership of the

She Said

Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement Overview: "An instant classic of investigative

Songs of America

Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation Overview: Meacham chronicles our history, exploring the

Sea Stories

My Life in Special Operations Overview: Sea Stories begins in 1960 at the American Officers' Club

Tiger Woods

Overview: Ultimately, Tiger Woods is “a big American story…exhilarating, depressing, tawdry, and moving in almost equal

Say Nothing

A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland Overview: In this meticulously reported book

Wise Guy

Lessons from a Life Overview: Guy covers everything from moral values to business skills to parenting.

Maid

Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive Overview: She wrote the true stories

The Threat

How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump Overview: Important, revealing, and

Thirst

Overview: In Thirst, Harrison tells the unlikely story of charity- water's founding and the twists and

Small Fry

Sunday Time’s Best Memoirs of the Year Overview: Small Fry is Lisa Brennan-Jobs's poignant story of

Rocket Men

The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man’s First Journey to the

Make Trouble

Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead–My Life Story Overview: From Cecile Richards,

Conspiracy

Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue Overview: A stunning story about how

Rise Up Women!

The Remarkable Lives of the Suffragettes Overview: A hundred years on, Diane Atkinson celebrates the lives

Black Edge

Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall

Tell Me More

Stories About the 12 Hardest Things I’m Learning to Say Overview: This book will remind you

Ali

A Life Overview: "Based on more than 500 interviews, including Muhammad Ali's closest associates, and enhanced

Unstoppable

My Life So Far Overview: From that, Sharapova scraped together one of the most influential sports

Hunger

A Memoir of (My) Body Overview: In Hunger, she explores her past—including the devastating act of

Walden

Overview: The book is part personal declaration of independence, social experiment, voyage of spiritual discovery, satire,

Cork Dork

A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me

Boy Erased

A Memoir Overview: "Every sentence of the story will stir your soul" (O Magazine). The son

Arise, Awake

The Inspiring Stories of 10 Young Entrepreneurs who Graduated from College Into a Business of Their

Charlie Munger

The Complete Investor Overview: This book presents the essential steps of Munger's investing strategy, condensed here

A Full Life

Reflections at Ninety Overview: This is a wise and moving look back from this remarkable man.

Moore’s Law

The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley’s Quiet Revolutionary Overview: Told by a team of writers

The Wright Brothers

Overview: Chronicles the dramatic story-behind-the-story about the Wright brothers, sharing insights into the disadvantages that challenged

Epic Measures

One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients. Overview: Told with novelistic verve by acclaimed journalist Jeremy N. Smith,

Do the KIND Thing

Think Boundlessly, Work Purposefully, Live Passionately Overview: Advance praise for Do the KIND Thing “An enjoyable

Red Notice

A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice Overview: Expelled from

Hack Attack

How the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch Overview: But Nick Davies felt sure there was

Hard Choices

Overview: This memoir is the story of the four extraordinary and historic years that followed, and