Biography & Autobiography Books

Becoming Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524763138
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Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States
 


Churchill: Walking with Destiny Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781101980996
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Published: Viking - November 6th, 2018

"The best biography of Winston ever written . . . bursts with character, humour and incident on almost every page." —The Sunday Times 


Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250171696
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Published: Flatiron Books - November 20th, 2018

The Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller

“Promise Me, Dad is a brisk, often uplifting read, a consequence of its author’s congenital jollity and irrepressible candor.”
- Vanity Fair

A deeply moving memoir about the year that would forever change both a family and a country.


Where the Past Begins: Memory and Imagination Cover Image
By Amy Tan
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062319319
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Published: Ecco - October 30th, 2018

From New York Times bestselling author Amy Tan, a memoir about finding meaning in life through acts of creativity and imagination


Why Religion?: A Personal Story Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062368539
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Published: Ecco - November 6th, 2018

One of PW’s Best Books of the Year

One of Amazon’s Best Books of the Month


The Annotated Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781631492440
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - November 27th, 2018

One hundred and thirty-three years after its 1885 publication by Mark Twain, Elizabeth Samet has annotated this lavish edition of Grant's landmark memoir, and expands the Civil War backdrop against which this monumental American life is typically read.


Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9781416590316
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 16th, 2018

The definitive, dramatic biography of the most important African American of the nineteenth century: Frederick Douglass, the escaped slave who became the greatest orator of his day and one of the leading abolitionists and writers of the era.

As a young man Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) escaped from slavery in Baltimore, Maryland.


Coming of Age: My Journey to the Eighties Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780999499597
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Published: Green Writers Press - October 2nd, 2018

Many readers are already familiar with Madeleine Kunin, the former three-term governor of Vermont, who served as the deputy secretary of education and ambassador to Switzerland under President Bill Clinton.


Grant Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780143110637
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Published: Penguin Books - September 25th, 2018

The #1 New York Times bestseller.

Named one of the 10 Best Books of 2017 by The New York Times Book Review.

Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.

 


Bootlegger of the Soul: The Literary Legacy of William Kennedy Cover Image
By Suzanne Lance (Editor), Paul Grondahl (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781438473314
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Published: Excelsior Editions/State University of New Yo - October 1st, 2018

The award-winning novelist William Kennedy is perhaps best known for his Albany Cycle, a series of novels that put Albany on the world's literary map alongside James Joyce's Dublin, Gabriel Garc a M rquez's Macondo, and William Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha County.


Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501111877
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 16th, 2018

In Chris Matthews’s New York Times bestselling portrait of Robert F. Kennedy, “Readers witness the evolution of Kennedy’s soul. Through tragedy after tragedy we find the man humanized” (Associated Press).


Reagan: An American Journey Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781594205316
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Published: Penguin Press - October 2nd, 2018

From New York Times bestselling biographer Bob Spitz, a full and rich biography of an epic American life, capturing what made Ronald Reagan both so beloved and so transformational.


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