Biography & Autobiography Books - Bestsellers - Page 2

In Love: A Memoir of Love and Loss By Amy Bloom Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593243947
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Random House - March 8th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A powerful memoir of a love that leads two people to find a courageous way to part—and a woman’s struggle to go forward in the face of loss—that “enriches the reader’s life with urgency and gratitude” (The Washington Post)


Dirtbag, Massachusetts: A Confessional By Isaac Fitzgerald Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781635573978
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 19th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
USA TODAY BESTSELLER
Winner of the New England Book Award for Nonfiction

“The best of what memoir can accomplish... pulling no punches on the path to truth, but it always finds the capacity for grace and joy.” –Esquire, "Best Memoirs of the Year"


Staff Pick Badge
The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey By Candice Millard Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780767913737
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
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.


The Trials of Harry S. Truman: The Extraordinary Presidency of an Ordinary Man, 1945-1953 By Jeffrey Frank Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781501102899
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Simon & Schuster - March 8th, 2022

Jeffrey Frank, author of the bestselling Ike and Dick, returns with the first full account of the Truman presidency in nearly thirty years, recounting how so ordinary a man met the extraordinary challenge of leading America through the pivotal years of the mid-20th century.

The nearly eight years of Harry Truman’s presidency—among the most turbulent in American his


Scars and Stripes: An Unapologetically American Story of Fighting the Taliban, UFC Warriors, and Myself By Tim Kennedy, Nick Palmisciano Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982190910
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Atria Books - June 7th, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From decorated Green Beret sniper, UFC headliner, and all around badass, Tim Kennedy, a rollicking, inspirational memoir offering lessons in how to embrace failure and weather storms, in order to unlock the strongest version of yourself.

Tim Kennedy has a problem; he only feels alive right before he’s about to die.


Staff Pick Badge
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President By Candice Millard Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780767929714
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Anchor - June 12th, 2012

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The extraordinary account of James Garfield's rise from poverty to the American presidency, and the dramatic history of his assassination and legacy, from the bestselling author of The River of Doubt.
 


Staff Pick Badge
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780345514400
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Ballantine Books - April 21st, 2009

Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide. Her life story is told in the documentary film And Still I Rise, as seen on PBS’s American Masters.


Going There By Katie Couric Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316535892
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Back Bay Books - June 28th, 2022

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.


Staff Pick Badge
Untamed By Glennon Doyle Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984801258
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: The Dial Press - March 10th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OVER TWO MILLION COPIES SOLD! “Packed with incredible insight about what it means to be a woman today.”—Reese Witherspoon (Reese’s Book Club Pick)


Staff Pick Badge
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life By Walter Isaacson Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780743258074
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Simon & Schuster - June 1st, 2004

In this authoritative and engrossing full-scale biography, Walter Isaacson, bestselling author of Einstein and Steve Jobs, shows how the most fascinating of America's founders helped define our national character.

Benjamin Franklin is the founding father who winks at us, the one who seems made of flesh rather than marble.


Staff Pick Badge
Sex Cult Nun: Breaking Away from the Children of God, a Wild, Radical Religious Cult By Faith Jones Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062952455
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: William Morrow - November 30th, 2021

Named a Best Book of 2021 by Newsweek and a Most Anticipated by People, TIME, USA Today, Real Simple, Glamour, Nylon, Bustle, Purewow, Shondaland, and more!


Coming of Age: My Journey to the Eighties By Madeleine May Kunin, Governor Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781732854086
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Green Writers Press - November 22nd, 2019

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.