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.

See also:
Autobiography
Memoir

Most Read This Week Tagged "Biography"

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee
Siege: Trump Under Fire
WOLFPACK: How to Come Together, Unleash Our Power, and Change the Game
The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West
Yes Please
Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
Once More We Saw Stars
Nanaville: Adventures in Grandparenting
Stars in His Eyes
Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things
Finding Dorothy
Chernobyl 01:23:40: The Incredible True Story of the World's Worst Nuclear Disaster
First Man In: Leading from the Front
Lessons From Lucy: The Simple Joys of an Old, Happy Dog
The Wild Heart of Stevie Nicks
The Valedictorian of Being Dead: The True Story of Dying Ten Times to Live
Rock Needs River: A Memoir About a Very Open Adoption
Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life
A Mind of Her Own
The Demon Next Door
D DAY Through German Eyes - The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944
Trauma Room Two
Every Tool's a Hammer: Life Is What You Make It
In Shock: My Journey from Death to Recovery and the Redemptive Power of Hope
Ladies Who Punch
Leaving the Witness: Exiting a Religion and Finding a Life
Code Name: Lise. The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
Anna of Kleve: The Princess in the Portrait (Six Tudor Queens, #4)
The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row
Brutally Honest
All That You Leave Behind: A Memoir
The Language of Kindness: A Nurse's Story
Karamo: My Story of Embracing Purpose, Healing, and Hope
Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race
American Duchess: A Novel of Consuelo Vanderbilt
Lowborn: Growing Up, Getting Away and Returning to Britain’s Poorest Towns
Riding the Elephant: A Memoir of Altercations, Humiliations, Hallucinations, and Observations
Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World
Qui a tué mon père
Notes to Self: Essays
Killing the SS: The Hunt for the Worst War Criminals in History
A Sucky Love Story: Overcoming Unhappily Ever After
A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy
Stephen Colbert: Beyond Truthiness
No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir
Hippie
I'll Be There for You: The One about Friends
That Churchill Woman
War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line
American Princess: A Novel of First Daughter Alice Roosevelt
The Apology
Somebody I Used to Know: A Memoir
Kushner, Inc.: Greed. Ambition. Corruption. the Extraordinary Story of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump
Queer Eye: Love Yourself. Love Your Life.
Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned"
Out East: Memoir of a Montauk Summer
Folsom Untold: The Strange True Story of Johnny Cash's Greatest Album
Raising Ryland: Our Story of Parenting a Transgender Child with No Strings Attached
The Tenth Island: Finding Joy, Beauty, and Unexpected Love in the Azores
Grateful American: A Journey from Self to Service
Help Me: One Woman’s Quest to Find Out if Self-Help Really Can Change Your Life
The Last Panther - Slaughter of the Reich - The Halbe Kessel 1945
Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home
Let Love Have the Last Word
The Incomplete Book of Running
#GIRLBOSS
The Land Before Avocado
Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life
The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family
Any Ordinary Day: What Happens After the Worst Day of Your Life?
Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen (Six Tudor Queens, #3)
The Argonauts
Serving the Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain
Team of Vipers: My 500 Extraordinary Days in the Trump White House
I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir
Sluta aldrig gå - Från gatan i Sao Paulo till Vindeln i Norrland
Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow
Agent High Pockets
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
Pogingen iets van het leven te maken: Het geheime dagboek van Hendrik Groen, 83¼ jaar
The Castle on Sunset: Life, Death, Love, Art, and Scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont
The Red Daughter
Almost Anywhere: Road Trip Ruminations on Love, Nature, National Parks, and Nonsense
The Operator: Firing the Shots that Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior
The Stone Crusher: The True Story of a Father and Son's Fight for Survival in Auschwitz
Love as Always, Mum xxx
So Here’s the Thing…: Notes on Growing Up, Getting Older, and Trusting Your Gut
Spying on the South: Travels with Frederick Law Olmsted in a Fractured Land
Voices: The Final Hours of Joan of Arc
Stillhet i støyens tid. Gleden ved å stenge verden ute
The Storm on Our Shores: One Island, Two Soldiers, and the Forgotten Battle of World War II
Molly's Game: From Hollywood's Elite to Wall Street's Billionaire Boys Club, My High-Stakes Adventure in the World of Underground Poker
Such Good Girls: The Journey of the Hidden Child Survivors of the Holocaust
Poverty Safari
The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds
The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For
The Life and Loves of a He Devil
Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

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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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