Biography & Autobiography Books - 2021 Bestsellers - Page 2

Becoming Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524763145
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Published: Crown - March 2nd, 2021

Now in paperback—the intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States, featuring a new introduction by Michelle Obama, a letter from the author to her younger self, and a book club guide with 20 discussion questions and a 5-question Q&A
 


Going There Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316535861
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 26th, 2021

This heartbreaking, hilarious, and brutally honest memoir shares the deeply personal life story of a girl next door and her transformation into a household name.

For more than forty years, Katie Couric has been an iconic presence in the media world.


Life Is So Good Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812984873
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 7th, 2013

One man’s extraordinary journey through the twentieth century and how he learned to read at age 98
 
“Things will be all right. People need to hear that. Life is good, just as it is. There isn’t anything I would change about my life.”—George Dawson
 


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$20.00
ISBN: 9781439192047
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 19th, 2021

The New York Times bestseller from prizewinning author David Michaelis presents a “stunning” (The Wall Street Journal) breakthrough portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt, America’s longest-serving First Lady, an avatar of democracy whose ever-expanding agency as diplomat, activist, and humanitarian made her one of the world’s most widely admired and influential wom


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Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982154622
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - June 1st, 2021

A REESE’S BOOK CLUB PICK * NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The refreshingly original and “startlingly hopeful” (Lisa Taddeo) debut memoir of an over-achieving young lawyer who reluctantly agrees to group therapy and gets psychologically and emotionally naked in a room of six complete strangers—and finds human connection, and herself.

Christie T


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

The #1 New York Times bestseller and New York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of 2017

“Eminently readable but thick with import . . . Grant hits like a Mack truck of knowledge.” Ta-Nehisi CoatesThe Atlantic


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The Wild Silence: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143136422
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Published: Penguin Books - April 6th, 2021

AN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

“Heartfelt and heartening … a full-throated paean to the fundamental importance of nature in all its glory, fury and impermanence." —Wall Street Journal

The incredible follow-up to the international bestseller The Salt Path, a story of finding your way back home.


Girl Decoded: A Scientist's Quest to Reclaim Our Humanity by Bringing Emotional Intelligence to Technology Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984824783
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Published: Currency - April 20th, 2021

In a captivating memoir, an Egyptian American visionary and scientist provides an intimate view of her personal transformation as she follows her calling—to humanize our technology and how we connect with one another.


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The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385528207
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Published: One World - January 11th, 2011

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The “compassionate” (People), “startling” (Baltimore Sun), “moving” (Chicago Tribune) true story of two kids with the same name from the city: One went on to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated combat veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader.


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The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780767913737
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Published: Anchor - October 10th, 2006

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait—the bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic brings us the true story of Theodore Roosevelt’s harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth.


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Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781954118003
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 6th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Winner of The PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award * Nautilus Book Awards Gold Winner * Shortlisted for the John Burroughs Medal * Finalist for the Stubbendieck Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize * Shortlisted for a Reading the West Book Award


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By Ram Dass, Rameshwar Das, Anne Lamott (Introduction by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781683646280
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Published: Sounds True - January 12th, 2021

Set against a backdrop of nine decades of sweeping cultural change, Being Ram Dass shares this modern day luminary's journey from psychologist to renegade Harvard psychedelics researcher to beloved spiritual icon.