Biography & Memoir

Biography: A complete examination and telling of the life of someone who is not the author. Covers all significant events of the person’s life, not just those related to a theme.

Memoir: A story written with the word I. As the author, you are the hero, the protagonist of this story. Everything that happens in it relates to you, and we should see that relationship.

Browse the top rated Biography and Memoirs:

The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
by Anne Frank

Bossypants (Kindle Edition)
by Tina Fey

The Glass Castle (Paperback)
by Jeannette Walls

Night (The Night Trilogy #1)
by Elie Wiesel

Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (Hardcover)
by Cheryl Strayed

Yes Please (Hardcover)
by Amy Poehler

Eat, Pray, Love (Paperback)
by Elizabeth Gilbert

Angela’s Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1)
by Frank McCourt