Most Read This Week In Biography

A biography (from the Greek words bios meaning "life", and graphos meaning "write") is a non-fictional account of a person's life. Biographies are written by an author who is not the subject/focus of the book.

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Autobiography
Memoir
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Most Read This Week Tagged "Biography"

Rage (The Trump White House, #2)
Educated
Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood
The Girl with Seven Names: A North Korean Defector’s Story
Everything Beautiful in Its Time: Seasons of Love and Loss
Welcome to the United States of Anxiety: Observations from a Reforming Neurotic
Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE
I Have Something to Tell You
Blackout: How Black America Can Make Its Second Escape from the Democrat Plantation
High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
Live in Love: Growing Together Through Life's Changes
No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention
Between the Stops: The View of My Life from the Top of the Number 12 Bus
The Other Einstein
The House of Kennedy
Hoax: Donald Trump, Fox News, and the Dangerous Distortion of Truth
More Myself: A Journey
Once Upon A Tyne: Our story celebrating 30 years together on telly
The Yellow House
The Rural Diaries: Love, Livestock, and Big Life Lessons Down on Mischief Farm
Me
The New One: Painfully True Stories from a Reluctant Dad
Your Blue Is Not My Blue: A Missing Person Memoir
The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit
The Woman Before Wallis
Memoirs and Misinformation
The Smallest Lights in the Universe: A Memoir
Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things
In the Shadow of the Valley: A Memoir
Meghan and Harry: The Real Story
Becoming Duchess Goldblatt: A Memoir
Fast Girls: A Novel of the 1936 Women's Olympic Team
The First Mrs. Rothschild
Till the Cows Come Home: A Lancashire Childhood
Apropos of Nothing
Ramble Book: Musings on Childhood, Friendship, Family and 80s Pop Culture
My Daddy is a Hero: How Chris Watts Went from Family Man to Family Killer
Fortitude: American Resilience in the Era of Outrage
My Life: An Illustrated Biography
The Unwelcome Visitor: Depression and How I Survive It
A Drop of Midnight: A Memoir
Stray
An American Princess: The Many Lives of Allene Tew
Lady Clementine
The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist
My Family's Survival: The true story of how the Shwartz family escaped the Nazis and survived the Holocaust
On the Horizon
The Argonauts
Remain in Love: Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club, Tina
My Wife Said You May Want to Marry Me: A Memoir
Second Best Thing: Marilyn, JFK, and a Night to Remember
The Hilarious World of Depression
The Man Who Played with Fire: Stieg Larsson's Lost Files and the Hunt for an Assassin
Was weiße Menschen nicht über Rassismus hören wollen (Aber wissen sollten)
Sitting Pretty: The View from My Ordinary Resilient Disabled Body
#VERYFAT #VERYBRAVE: The Fat Girl's Guide to Being #Brave and Not a Dejected, Melancholy, Down-in-the-Dumps Weeping Fat Girl in a Bikini
Three Thousand Stitches: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives
Mrs. Lincoln's Sisters
Enemy of All Mankind: A True Story of Piracy, Power, and History's First Global Manhunt
Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life
The Hungover Games: A True Story
Don't Burn This Book: Thinking for Yourself in an Age of Unreason
Acid for the Children
Finding Dorothy
Action Park: Fast Times, Wild Rides, and the Untold Story of America's Most Dangerous Amusement Park
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
Front Row at the Trump Show
Rust in Peace: The Inside Story of the Megadeth Masterpiece
The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober
The Erratics
WOLFPACK: How to Come Together, Unleash Our Power, and Change the Game
Get Out of Your Own Way: A Skeptic's Guide to Growth and Fulfillment
Rivals 2! More Frenemies Who Changed the World (Rivals, #2)
My Life as a Villainess
This Is What America Looks Like: My Journey from Refugee to Congresswoman
The Real Sherlock
The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill America's 16th President⁠—and Why It Failed
I'm Your Huckleberry: A Memoir
GuRu
Trauma Room Two
Team of Five: The Presidents Club in the Age of Trump
The Sad Son
Yes to Life: In Spite of Everything
Chasing the Light: Writing, Directing, and Surviving Platoon, Midnight Express, Scarface, Salvador, and the Movie Game
Who They Was
Ayoade on Top
How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius
Disability Visibility : First-Person Stories from the Twenty-first Century
They Said This Would Be Fun: Race, Campus Life, and Growing Up
The Book of Atlantis Black: The Search for a Sister Gone Missing
The Demon Next Door
Killing the SS: The Hunt for the Worst War Criminals in History
Find Your Path: Honor Your Body, Fuel Your Soul, and Get Strong with the Fit52 Life
It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood (Adapted for Young Readers)
Innocent: The True Story of Siblings Struggling to Survive
What We Carry: A Memoir
Febbre
Le Consentement
Raising a Rare Girl: A Memoir

Elbert Hubbard
So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs.
Elbert Hubbard, Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book

Charles Dickens
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield

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