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Steve Jobs Steve Jobs (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.10 — 1,254,119 ratings — published 2011
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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
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avg rating 4.11 — 2,879,239 ratings — published 1947
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John Adams John Adams (Paperback)
by (shelved 2718 times as biography)
avg rating 4.05 — 422,141 ratings — published 2001
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Bossypants Bossypants (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 2452 times as biography)
avg rating 3.95 — 914,230 ratings — published 2011
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2210 times as biography)
avg rating 4.04 — 745,888 ratings — published 2010
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Into the Wild Into the Wild (Paperback)
by (shelved 2021 times as biography)
avg rating 3.96 — 1,067,374 ratings — published 1996
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Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1578 times as biography)
avg rating 4.24 — 204,668 ratings — published 2015
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Night (The Night Trilogy #1) Night (The Night Trilogy #1)
by (shelved 1540 times as biography)
avg rating 4.30 — 1,042,230 ratings — published 1958
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Benjamin Franklin: An American Life Benjamin Franklin: An American Life (Paperback)
by (shelved 1494 times as biography)
avg rating 3.98 — 235,477 ratings — published 2003
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Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton (Paperback)
by (shelved 1403 times as biography)
avg rating 4.22 — 180,509 ratings — published 2004
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Yes Please Yes Please (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1390 times as biography)
avg rating 3.81 — 608,863 ratings — published 2014
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The Glass Castle The Glass Castle (Paperback)
by (shelved 1383 times as biography)
avg rating 4.25 — 1,007,425 ratings — published 2005
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Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1) Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1)
by (shelved 1373 times as biography)
avg rating 4.08 — 558,749 ratings — published 1996
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The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt (Paperback)
by (shelved 1199 times as biography)
avg rating 4.24 — 95,659 ratings — published 1979
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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (Hardcover)
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avg rating 3.96 — 714,019 ratings — published 2012
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Washington: A Life Washington: A Life (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1078 times as biography)
avg rating 4.06 — 98,649 ratings — published 2010
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Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love (Paperback)
by (shelved 1019 times as biography)
avg rating 3.52 — 1,758,810 ratings — published 2006
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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
by (shelved 1014 times as biography)
avg rating 3.84 — 585,104 ratings — published 2011
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The Wright Brothers The Wright Brothers (Hardcover)
by (shelved 956 times as biography)
avg rating 4.11 — 111,765 ratings — published 2015
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Einstein: His Life and Universe Einstein: His Life and Universe (Hardcover)
by (shelved 919 times as biography)
avg rating 4.08 — 250,844 ratings — published 2007
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Tuesdays with Morrie Tuesdays with Morrie (Paperback)
by (shelved 897 times as biography)
avg rating 4.07 — 793,000 ratings — published 1997
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When Breath Becomes Air When Breath Becomes Air (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 896 times as biography)
avg rating 4.32 — 320,839 ratings — published 2016
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Theodore Rex Theodore Rex (Paperback)
by (shelved 881 times as biography)
avg rating 4.16 — 56,737 ratings — published 2001
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Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life (Hardcover)
by (shelved 860 times as biography)
avg rating 3.86 — 155,765 ratings — published 2007
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Just Kids Just Kids (Hardcover)
by (shelved 859 times as biography)
avg rating 4.12 — 249,312 ratings — published 2010
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A Beautiful Mind A Beautiful Mind (Paperback)
by (shelved 853 times as biography)
avg rating 4.12 — 236,160 ratings — published 1998
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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power (Hardcover)
by (shelved 799 times as biography)
avg rating 3.97 — 68,848 ratings — published 2012
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The Last Lecture The Last Lecture (Hardcover)
by (shelved 786 times as biography)
avg rating 4.25 — 407,726 ratings — published 2008
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The Story of My Life The Story of My Life (Paperback)
by (shelved 779 times as biography)
avg rating 4.08 — 220,910 ratings — published 1902
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Life Life (Hardcover)
by (shelved 707 times as biography)
avg rating 3.84 — 126,950 ratings — published 2010
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Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China (Paperback)
by (shelved 705 times as biography)
avg rating 4.23 — 120,559 ratings — published 1991
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Jeffrey Rasley
“Chasing angels or fleeing demons, go to the mountains.”
Jeffrey Rasley, Bringing Progress to Paradise: What I Got from Giving to a Mountain Village in Nepal

Oscar Wilde
“You are more to me than any of them has any idea; you are the atmosphere of beauty through which I see life; you are the incarnation of all lovely things...I think of you day and night. ~ Letter to Lord Alfred 'Bosie' Douglas”
Oscar Wilde

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