Biographies & Memoirs of Authors

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. The Glass Castle: A Memoir
    1. The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls Published: January 9, 2006 Score: 44.15
  2. Eat, Pray, Love - One Woman's Search For Everything Across Italy, India And Indonesia
    2. Eat, Pray, Love - One Woman's Search For Everything Across Italy, India And Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert Score: 15.64
  3. Tuesdays With Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Lifes Greatest Lesson
    3. Tuesdays With Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Lifes Greatest Lesson by Mitch Albom Published: January 1, 1997 Score: 15.27
  4. A Million Little Pieces
    4. A Million Little Pieces by James Frey Published: April 15, 2003 Score: 9.41
  5. NORTHANGER ABBEY and A MEMOIR OF JANE AUSTEN (Cambridge World Classics) Complete Novel by Jane Austen and Biography by James Edward Austen (Leigh) (Annotated) (Complete Works of Jane Austen)
    5. NORTHANGER ABBEY and A MEMOIR OF JANE AUSTEN (Cambridge World Classics) Complete Novel by Jane Austen and Biography by James Edward Austen (Leigh) (Annotated) (Complete Works of Jane Austen) by Jane Austen, James Edward Austen, James Edward Austen-Leigh and Cambridge World Classics Published: January 21, 2011 Score: 9.13
  6. On Writing
    6. On Writing by Stephen King Published: October 3, 2000 Score: 8.18
  7. Angela's Ashes
    7. Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt Published: November 1, 1999 Score: 7.62
  8. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life (P.S.)
    8. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life (P.S.) by Barbara Kingsolver, Camille Kingsolver and Steven L. Hopp Published: April 29, 2008 Score: 7.3
  9. The Year of Magical Thinking
    9. The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion Published: February 13, 2007 Score: 6.53
  10. Running with Scissors: A Memoir
    10. Running with Scissors: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs Published: August 29, 2006 Score: 5.52
  11. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
    11. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou Published: April 21, 2009 Score: 3.5
  12. Notes from the Underground (Hesperus Classics)
    12. Notes from the Underground (Hesperus Classics) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky Published: April 1, 2006 Score: 3.5
  13. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
    13. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson and Ralph Steadman Published: May 12, 1998 Score: 3.35
  14. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
    14. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers Published: February 13, 2001 Score: 3.29
  15. Autobiography of Mark Twain, Vol. 1
    15. Autobiography of Mark Twain, Vol. 1 by Mark Twain, Harriet E. Smith, Benjamin Griffin and Victor Fischer Published: November 15, 2010 Score: 3.28
  16. Hitch-22: A Memoir
    16. Hitch-22: A Memoir by Christopher Hitchens Published: June 2, 2010 Score: 2.95
  17. The Professor and the Madman (P.S.)
    17. The Professor and the Madman (P.S.) by Simon Winchester Published: October 13, 2009 Score: 2.88
  18. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir
    18. The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir by Bill Bryson Published: September 25, 2007 Score: 2.61
  19. Naked
    19. Naked by David Sedaris and Amy Sedaris Published: October 1, 2001 Score: 2.6
  20. Life on the Mississippi
    20. Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain and Michael Prichard Published: February 2, 2011 Score: 2.6
  21. Gathering Blue
    21. Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry and Katherine Borowitz Published: October 24, 2000 Score: 2.24
  22. Blue Nights
    22. Blue Nights by Joan Didion Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 2.19
  23. Three Weeks with My Brother
    23. Three Weeks with My Brother by Nicholas Sparks and Micah Sparks Published: January 3, 2006 Score: 2.07
  24. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
    24. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott Published: September 6, 1994 Score: 1.91
  25. The Bell Jar (Thorndike Classics)
    25. The Bell Jar (Thorndike Classics) by Sylvia Plath Published: December 1, 1996 Score: 1.9

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