Biography & Autobiography Books - Women

Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316349253
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Published: Hachette Books - October 15th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In this follow-up to her critically acclaimed memoir, Home, Julie Andrews shares reflections on her astonishing career, including such classics as Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, and Victor/Victoria.


The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780062982551
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Published: Harper - October 29th, 2019

THE OFFICIAL BOOK, FULLY ENDORSED BY QUEEN ELIZABETH II


The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781501178412
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 1st, 2019

Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, share the stories of the gutsy women who have inspired them—women with the courage to stand up to the status quo, ask hard questions, and get the job done.

She couldn’t have been more than seven or eight years old. “Go ahead, ask your question,” her father urged, nudging her forward.


The Crying Book Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226448
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Published: Catapult - November 5th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"A poignant and piercing examination of the phenomenon of tears--exhaustive, yes, but also open-ended. . . A deeply felt, and genuinely touching, book." --Esm Weijun Wang, author of The Collected Schizophrenias


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Janis: Her Life and Music Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781476793108
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 22nd, 2019

Longlisted for the 2020 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence

This blazingly intimate biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was.

Janis Joplin’s first transgressive act was to be a white girl who gained an early sense of the power of the blues,


She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781982139599
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Published: 37 Ink - November 5th, 2019

In the bestselling tradition of The Notorious RBG comes a lively, informative, and illustrated tribute to one of the most exceptional women in American history—Harriet Tubman—a heroine whose fearlessness and activism still resonates today.

Harriet Tubman is best known as one of the most famous conductors on the Underground Railroad.


Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover, and Me Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781328519030
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - October 15th, 2019

“Exquisite and harrowing.” New York Times Book Review

“This electrifying, gorgeously written memoir will hold you captive until the last word.” —People

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2019 BY
NPR * BuzzFeed * Slate * Chicago Public Library * Real Simple * Library Journ


Carrie Fisher: A Life on the Edge Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374282233
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - November 12th, 2019

A remarkably candid biography of the remarkably candid—and brilliant—Carrie Fisher


Touched by the Sun: My Friendship with Jackie Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374277727
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 22nd, 2019

The instant New York Times bestseller | Named one of the ten best books of 2019 by People magazine

A chance encounter at a summer party on Martha’s Vineyard blossomed into an improbable but enduring friendship.


Face It: A Memoir Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780060749583
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 1st, 2019

Filled with never-before-seen photos and art throughout, the much-anticipated autobiography from rock icon and lead singer of Blondie, Debbie Harry

BRAVE, BEAUTIFUL AND BORN TO BE PUNK 


In Pieces Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538763032
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 15th, 2019

In this intimate, haunting literary memoir and New York Times Notable Book of the year, an American icon tells her own story for the first time -- about a challenging and lonely childhood, the craft that helped her find her voice, and a powerful emotional legacy that shaped her journey as a daughter and a mother.


Nerves of Steel: How I Followed My Dreams, Earned My Wings, and Faced My Greatest Challenge Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780785228318
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Published: Thomas Nelson - October 8th, 2019

Nerves of Steel is the captivating true story of Tammie Jo Shults's remarkable life--from growing up the daughter of a humble rancher, to breaking through gender barriers as one of the Navy's first female F/A-18 Hornet pilots, to safely landing the severely crippled Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 and helping save the lives of 148 people.


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