by Perkins, John 330.973 PERKINS
by Callahan, John B CALLAHAN CALLAHA
by Caveney, Graham B CAVENEY CAVENEY

The Boy With The Perpetual Nervousness : A Memoir

A tribute to the power of the arts traces the journalist author's coming-of-age against a backdrop of the music and literature of the 1970s in the north of England, where his passions caught the attentions of a predatory mentor.…

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by Dorey-Stein, Beck B DOREYSTEI DOREYST
by Irwin, Robert B IBNKHALDU IRWIN
by Sampson, Fiona B SHELLEY SAMPSON
by Bowman, Donna Janell E973.7092 BOWMAN

Abraham Lincoln's Dueling Words

Abraham Lincoln was known for his sense of humor. But in 1842, early in his adult life, it nearly got him into trouble. He had to use his imagination to save his career--and maybe even his life.…

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by Khakpour, Porochista B KHAKPOUR KHAKPOU

Sick : A Memoir

"An honest, beautifully rendered memoir of chronic illness, misdiagnosis, addiction, and the myth of full recovery that details author Porochista Khakpour struggles with late-stage Lyme disease"--…

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by Knight, Philip H. JB KNIGHT KNIGHT

Shoe Dog : A Memoir By The Creator Of Nike ; Young Readers Edition

"Phil Knight opens up about how he went from being a track star at an Oregon high school to the founder of Nike"--…

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by Mosca, Julia Finley EB GRANDIN MOSCA

The Girl Who Thought In Pictures : The Story Of Dr. Temple Grandin

Describes the life and accomplishments of the animal scientist and designer of cruelty-free livestock facilities, from her early life and autism diagnosis through her journey to become a livestock expert.…

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by Langone, Kenneth G. B LANGONE LANGONE
by Fabiny, Sarah JB CASTRO FABINY

Who Was Fidel Castro?

Describes the life of the man who ruled Cuba from 1959-2016, after leading a successful revolution overthrowing Batista's government and establishing a Communist regime in its place.…

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by Viesturs, Ed B VIESTURS VIESTUR

The Mountain : My Time On Everest

The only American to have climbed all fourteen of the world's eight-thousand-meter peaks sets his sights on Mount Everest, in a work that combines his own climbs as well as narratives of famous climbs throughout the last century.…

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by Buckley, James JB PELE BUCKLEY

Who Is PelÔe?

Presents the life of the soccer star, discussing his childhood in Brazil, his relationship with his father, who taught him the sport, his role on the first Brazilian team to win the World Cup, and scoring his thousandth goal.…

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by Gormley, Beatrice JB FRANCIS GORMLEY

Pope Francis : The People's Pope

A real-life story of Pope Francis, the 'People's Pope' and 266th leader of the Roman Catholic Church.…

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by Lawrence, Sandra J305.4092 LAWRENC

Anthology Of Amazing Women : Trailblazers Who Dared To Be Different

From Aud the Deep-Minded to Malala Yousafzai, this beautifully illustrated collection introduces 50 diverse women who have pushed the boundaries of human excellence and endeavor to a new generation.…

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by Pinkney, Andrea Davis J811.6 PINKNEY

Martin Rising : Requiem For A King

In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian Pinkney convey the final months of Martin Luther King's life -- and of his assassination -- through metaphor, spirituality, and multilayers of meaning.…

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by Sierra, Judy EB SEUSS SIERRA

Imagine That! : How Dr. Seuss Wrote The Cat In The Hat

Presents an account of the early career of Ted Geisel, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss, describing how he adhered to strict literary guidelines while writing "The Cat in the Hat."…

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by McGaha, Jennifer B MCGAHA MCGAHA

Flat Broke With Two Goats : A Memoir

A charming memoir of one woman's unexpected journey from country chic to backwoods barnyard.…

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by Cooper, Helene B-COOPER COOPER

The House At Sugar Beach : In Search Of A Lost African Childhood

The author traces her childhood in war-torn Liberia and her reunion with a foster sister who had been left behind when her family fled the region.…

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by Demi JB-CURIE DEMI

Marie Curie

The story of Marie Curie, the revolutionary scientist and Nobel Prize winner.…

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by Bass, Rick B BASS BASS

The Traveling Feast : On The Road And At The Table With My Heroes

A transformative journey written in gratitude to the author's mentors describes his midlife attempt to recapture the passions of his youth, an effort marked by encounters with famous contemporaries and a variety of colorful mishaps.…

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by Hernandez, Keith B HERNANDEZ HERNAND
by Iftin, Abdi Nor B IFTIN IFTIN
by Lively, Penelope 823.914 LIVELY
by Mitchell, Wendy. B MITCHELL MITCHEL
by Graham, Franklin B GRAHAM GRAHAM
by Albertine, Viv B ALBERTINE ALBERTI
by Donlan, Christian B DONLAN DONLAN

The Inward Empire : Mapping The Wilds Of Mortality And Fatherhood

Diagnosed with multiple sclerosis shortly after his daughter's birth, the author compares the joy, heartbreak, and anxiety of his own neurological decline with his daughter's flourishing brain activity.…

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by Watson, Christie B WATSON WATSON

The Language Of Kindness : A Nurse's Story

"A memoir about the experiences of a nurse in London, focusing on the overlooked importance of kindness and compassion"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Baylor, Elgin B BAYLOR BAYLOR
by Ketcham, Katherine B KETCHAM KETCHAM
by Goldstein, Meredith B GOLDSTEIN GOLDSTE

Can't Help Myself : Lessons And Confessions From A Modern Advice Columnist

Advice columnist from the Boston Globe, Meredith Goldstein, shares a memoir via stories and letters revealing her own search for answers to relationship issues and the like.…

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by Mohammadi, Kamin 641.013 MOHAMMA

Bella Figura : How To Live, Love, And Eat The Italian Way

"One woman's story of finding beauty, and herself--and a practical guide to living a better life, the Italian way"--…

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by Philipps, Roland B MACLEAN PHILIPP

A Spy Named Orphan : The Enigma Of Donald Maclean

Draws on previously classified files and unseen family papers to document the story of one of the most treacherous spies of the Cold War era and a key member of the infamous "Cambridge Five" spy ring.…

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by Ham, Paul B HITLER HAM
by Legler, Casey B LEGLER LEGLER
by Schechter, Harold B GUNNESS SCHECHT

Hell's Princess : The Mystery Of Belle Gunness, Butcher Of Men

"The shocking true story of one of the twentieth century's most prolific female serial killers." -- book jacket.…

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by Morton, Andrew B MARKLE MORTON

Meghan : A Hollywood Princess

A biography of the American actress discusses her early life, acting career, humanitarian work, and her relationship with Prince Harry.…

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by Cunnane, Pat B CUNNANE CUNNANE

West Winging It : An Un-presidential Memoir

"The West Wing meets The Office in this fresh and funny exclusive look into President Barack Obama's years in the White House, directly from his Senior Writer and former Director of Messaging"--…

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by Fox, Vivica A. B FOX FOX

Every Day I'm Hustling

The popular actress offers inspirational life lessons urging businesswomen to take charge of their own luck, sharing stories from her early family life and career, including behind-the-scenes anecdotes from her film work.…

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by Morgan, Michelle B MONROE MORGAN

The Girl : Marilyn Monroe, The Seven Year Itch, And The Birth Of An Unlikely Feminist

A look at how landing her role in "The Seven Year Itch," empowered Marilyn Monroe to embark on an adventure of self discovery, that transformed her from controlled wife to rebellious businesswoman and feminist.…

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