Biography & Autobiography Books - 2020 Bestsellers - Page 5

Staff Pick Badge
Joe Biden: The Life, the Run, and What Matters Now Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9781982174026
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Scribner - October 27th, 2020

A FINANCIAL TIMES BEST BOOK OF 2020

A concise, brilliant, and trenchant examination of Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s successful lifelong quest for the presidency by National Book Award winner Evan Osnos.

President Joseph R. Biden Jr.


Staff Pick Badge
Washington: A Life Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780143119968
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2011

From the author of Alexander Hamilton, the New York Times bestselling biography that inspired the musical, comes a gripping portrait of the first president of the United States.

Winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Biography


My Own Words Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501145247
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 1-5 Business Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - October 4th, 2016

The New York Times bestselling book from Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg—“a comprehensive look inside her brilliantly analytical, entertainingly wry mind, revealing the fascinating life of one of our generation's most influential voices in both law and public opinion” (Harper’s Bazaar).

My Own Words “showcases Ruth Ginsburg


Staff Pick Badge
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316505093
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Legacy Lit - January 21st, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND INSPIRATION FOR THE UPCOMING NETFLIX SERIES  "A single mother's personal, unflinching look at America's class divide, a description of the tightrope many families walk just to get by, and a reminder of the dignity of all work."

-PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA, Obama's Summer Reading List


His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, a Life Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9781501125485
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 29th, 2020

From one of Americas most-respected journalists and modern historians comes the first full-length biography of Jimmy Carter, the thirty-ninth president of the United States and Nobel Prize–winning humanitarian.

Jonathan Alter tells the epic story of an enigmatic man of faith and his improbable journey from barefoot boy to global icon


Churchill: Walking with Destiny Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781101981009
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Penguin Books - October 15th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

One of The Wall Street Journal’s Ten Best Books of 2018
One of The Economist’s Best Books of 2018
One of The New York Timess Notable Books of 2018


Staff Pick Badge
Men We Reaped: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781608197651
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 16th, 2014

Named one of the Best Books of the Century by New York Magazine

Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward (Salvage the Bones, Sing, Unburied, Sing) contends with the deaths of five young men dear to her, and the risk of being a black man in the rural South.


Staff Pick Badge
Becoming Duchess Goldblatt Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780358216773
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Mariner Books - July 7th, 2020

One of the New York Times’ 20 Books to Read in 2020

“A tonic . . . Splendid . . . A respite . . . A summer cocktail of a book.”
Washington Post

“Unforgettable . . .


Undaunted: My Fight Against America's Enemies, At Home and Abroad Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250241771
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Celadon Books - October 6th, 2020

**THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER**

"John Brennan is one of the hardest-working, most patriotic public servants I've ever seen, and our country is better off for it. As president, he was one of my closest advisors and a great friend. And in his memoir, Undaunted, you'll see why. I hope you'll read it."
President Barack Obama


Nobody Will Tell You This But Me: A true (as told to me) story Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525654711
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 1-5 Business Days
Published: Knopf - March 17th, 2020

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:
VOGUE • FORBES  BOOKPAGE • NEW YORK POST • WIRED

“I have not been as profoundly moved by a book in years.” —Jodi Picoult


Staff Pick Badge
In the Dream House: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450031
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 1-5 Business Days
Published: Graywolf Press - November 5th, 2019

A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties


Staff Pick Badge
Know My Name: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
Email or call for price.
ISBN: 9780735223707
Published: Viking - September 24th, 2019

Universally acclaimed, rapturously reviewed, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for autobiography, and an instant New York Times bestseller, Chanel Miller's breathtaking memoir "gives readers the privilege of knowing her not just as Emily Doe, but as Chanel Miller the writer, the artist, the survivor, the fighter." (The Wrap).