Book List - Biographies & Memoirs

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Biographies & Memoirs
List created by Pat W. (3ladybug) on Mar 6, 2018
List Votes: 1 Books: 7 Contributors: 1 Watchers: 0 List Type: Open
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Ten Years Later: Six People Who Faced Adversity and Transformed Their Lives by Hoda K...
New York Times bestselling author and beloved Today show co-anchor tells the incredible stories of people who, when faced with impossibly challenging or tragic life situations, persevere—and even thrive—and asks, What if you, facing a game-changing event or decision right now, could...  more

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Searching for Schindler: A Memoir by Thomas Keneally
This is the captivating story behind Schindler's List, the Booker Prize-winning book and the Academy Award-winning Spielberg film. Keneally tells the tale of the unlikely encounter that propelled him to write about Oskar Schindler and of the impact of his extraordinary account on people around...  more

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The Violet Shyness of Their Eyes: Notes from Nepal by Barbara J. Scot
women's studies, travel writings

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The Soloist: A Lost Dream, an Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music ...
The true story of Nathaniel Ayers, a musician who becomes schizophrenic and homeless, and his friendship with Steve Lopez, the Los Angeles columnist who discovers and writes about him in the newspaper.

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Little Saint by Hannah Green
This is a book written in ecstasy.         In the early 1970s, the writer Hannah Green and her husband, Jack Wesley, an artist, came upon a village called Conques, curled like a conch shell in the mountains of south-central France. Entranced, they returned...  more

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Phil-osophy by Phil Robertson
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The American: A Memoir by Franz-Olivier Giesbert
A poignant, taut, and harrowing childhood memoir?a best seller in Europe?of a French-man?s dark relationship with his American father.The author?s father, Frederick Giesbert, was twenty years old when he landed on Omaha Beach in Normandy, on June 6, 1944. It was to be the defining moment of his...  more

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