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"

Undoctored: The Story of a Medic Who Ran Out of Patients
Three Sisters (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #3)
Ducks: Two Years in the Oil Sands
The Happiest Man on Earth
Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds
No One Crosses the Wolf: A Memoir
Revenge: Meghan, Harry and the War between the Windsors
Becoming
The Daughter of Auschwitz: A Memoir
Out of the Corner
Dinners with Ruth: A Memoir on the Power of Friendships
The Choice: Embrace the Possible
James Patterson by James Patterson: The Stories of My Life
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
Killing the Killers: The Secret War Against Terrorists
Breaking History: A White House Memoir
Token Black Girl: A Memoir
Rogues: True Stories of Grifters, Killers, Rebels and Crooks
Por si las voces vuelven
Me
Elizabeth Finch
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty
Speak: Find Your Voice, Trust Your Gut, and Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be
The Soul of a Woman
The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company
The Boys: A Memoir of Hollywood and Family
By Her Own Design: The Story of Ann Lowe, Society's Best-Kept Secret
The Paris Bookseller
American Demon: Eliot Ness and the Hunt for America's Jack the Ripper
Agatha Christie: A Very Elusive Woman
Inside Out
Start Without Me (I'll Be There in a Minute)
The Redhead of Auschwitz: A True Story (Holocaust Survivor True Stories WWII)
Nowhere for Very Long
Scenes from My Life: A Memoir
Once Upon a Wardrobe
Enough Already: Learning to Love the Way I Am Today
A Promised Land
Traitor King: The Scandalous Exile of the Duke & Duchess of Windsor
Diddly Squat - A Year on the Farm
Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man
Bränn alla mina brev
A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
Girl With No Job: The Crazy Beautiful Life of an Instagram Thirst Monster
A Visible Man: A Memoir
Niente di vero
Unmask Alice: LSD, Satanic Panic, and the Imposter Behind the World's Most Notorious Diaries
Jackie and Me
Radical Love: Learning to Accept Yourself and Others
If We Break: A Memoir of Marriage, Addiction, and Healing
The Twins of Auschwitz
The Premonitions Bureau: A True Account of Death Foretold
We Thought We Knew You: A Terrifying True Story of Secrets, Betrayal, Deception, and Murder
The Cost of Living: A Working Autobiography
Is This Anything?
Abbandonare un gatto
Hollywood Ending: Harvey Weinstein and the Culture of Silence
The Grand Design
Helltown: The Untold Story of Serial Murder on Cape Cod
The Perfect Father: The True Story of Chris Watts, His All-American Family, and a Shocking Murder
A Century Is Not Enough: My Roller-coaster Ride to Success
Love Stories
Jag kan ha fel och andra visdomar från mitt liv som buddhistmunk
Directed by James Burrows: Five Decades of Stories from the Legendary Director of Taxi, Cheers, Frasier, Friends, Will & Grace, and More
Stupid Things I Won't Do When I Get Old
Putting the Rabbit in the Hat
Black Ops: The Life of a CIA Shadow Warrior
The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit
This Is Not a Pity Memoir
Why Didn't You Tell Me?
The Naked Don't Fear the Water: An Underground Journey with Afghan Refugees
This Story Will Change: After the Happily Ever After
God Bless This Mess: Learning to Live and Love Through Life's Best (and Worst) Moments
The Sisters of Auschwitz: The True Story of Two Jewish Sisters' Resistance in the Heart of Nazi Territory
Here's the Deal
Where the Children Take Us: How One Family Achieved the Unimaginable
Bone Deep: Untangling the Twisted True Story of the Tragic Betsy Faria Murder Case
The Crane Wife: A Memoir in Essays
Rebel
Agent Josephine: American Beauty, French Hero, British Spy
Trejo: My Life of Crime, Redemption, and Hollywood
Foreverland: On the Divine Tedium of Marriage
A Wedding Thing (The One, #3)
The Girls Are Gone: The True Story of Two Sisters Who Vanished, the Father Who Kept Searching, and the Adults Who Conspired to Keep the Truth Hidden
The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People
Brazen: My Unorthodox Journey from Long Sleeves to Lingerie
Three Ordinary Girls: The Remarkable Story of Three Dutch Teenagers Who Became Spies, Saboteurs, Nazi Assassins–and WWII Heroes
E.R. Nurses
Theroux the Keyhole
The Facemaker: One Surgeon's Battle to Mend the Disfigured Soldiers of World War I
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World
Part of My World: What I've Learned from the Little Mermaid about Love, Faith, and Finding My Voice
The Community
Ali's Well That Ends Well: Tales of Desperation and a Little Inspiration
One Damn Thing After Another: Memoirs of an Attorney General
The Other Dr. Gilmer: Two Men, a Murder, and an Unlikely Fight for Justice
Min skyld - En historie om frigjøring
Blood, Sweat & Chrome: The Wild and True Story of Mad Max: Fury Road
Leave the Gun, Take the Cannoli: The Epic Story of the Making of The Godfather

Laura Bush
I turned to books for comfort.
Laura Bush, Spoken from the Heart

Mark Twain
What a wee little part of a person's life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself. All day long, the mill of his brain is grinding, and his thoughts, not those of other things, are his history. These are his life, and they are not written. Everyday would make a whole book of 80,000 words -- 365 books a year. Biographies are but the clothes and buttons of the man -- the biography of the man himself cannot be written. ...more
Mark Twain

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