“A hero’s tale of what’s possible when we unlock our potential, continue the search for knowledge, and draw on our lived experiences to guide us through the darkest moments.”—Stacey Abrams From a black, gay woman who broke into the boys’ club of Silicon Valley comes an empowering guide to finding your voice, working your way […]
These memoirs and more give your patrons a look behind the music. Click for Books About Music. For Music Lovers Who Want to Party Like it’s 1999 The Beautiful Ones by Prince The brilliant coming-of-age-and-into-superstardom story of one of the greatest artists of all time, in his own words—featuring never-before-seen photos, original scrapbooks and lyric […]
From a famous musician to a forensic ecologist, these authors have crafted their life stories in the pages of these memoirs. Click for More Memoirs.
From the stories of famous faces to everyday people, these memoirs and biographies shed light on the many ways that a life can be lived. Click for More Memoirs. Want more content like this? Click below to subscribe to our weekly eNewsletter to discover the hottest upcoming books that will drive your holds lists […]
From memoirs to movies and the life stories of award-winning novelists and activists, this month, we’ve identified over 30 must-have titles for your library’s Spanish-language collection―including newly released translations such as Mi hijo precioso by David Sheff, the inspiration for the film Beautiful Boy starring Steve Carrell and Timothée Chalamet, Nobel Prize winner Nadia Murad’s Yo seré la última, […]
This month, we’re focusing on the biography section of the library. Among the 100 featured titles include the critically acclaimed works of Joan Didion, Robert A. Caro, and Ron Chernow, the engaging travelogues of Frances Mayes and Cheryl Strayed, Marjane Satrapi’s graphic novel memoirs, and the evocative stories of performance artist Marina Abramovic and country […]
Find out the fascinating life stories behind famous names and inspiring individuals. Click for Memoirs and Biographies.
Right now, your patrons are probably playing their favorite holiday albums on repeat, but come January they’ll need some new music. Check out these memoirs, biographies, and more that will help inspire them. Click for More Books that Feature an Alternative to Holiday Music.