Biography & Autobiography

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    Mornings with Barney
    The True Story of an Extraordinary Beagle
    By Dick Wolfsie
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    “I enrolled Barney in obedience school. If I had known how being ‘bad’ would be part of his charm and would add to his success on camera, I might have given this more thought. I was impressed with the legendary school’s sales pitch, including their money-back guarantee. But when I said my dog was a beagle,... [READ MORE]
    The Golden Warrior
    The Life and Legend of Lawrence of Arabia
    By Lawrence James
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    During the 1920s, T. E. Lawrence gained global attention, both for his involvement in the Middle Eastern anti-imperialist movement, and for his vivid and sensational writings about his experiences. Despite the passage of many years and the emergence of a whole new set of problems in the Middle East,... [READ MORE]
    A Life in the Balance
    The Billy Wayne Sinclair Story, A Journey from Murder to Redemption Inside America's Worst Prison System
    By Billy Wayne Sinclair, By Jodie Sinclair
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Sentenced to death in 1965 at age twenty for an unpremeditated murder during the bungled holdup of a convenience store, Billy Wayne spent his first seven prison years on death row. When the death penalty was abolished, his sentence was life. Three-and-a-half decades later, Billy Wayne is still behind... [READ MORE]
    Letters and Dispatches 1924-1944
    The Man Who Saved Over 100,000 Jews, Centennial Edition
    By Raoul Wallenberg
    (Arcade Publishing)
    The best way to hear the story of Raoul Wallenberg is through his own words. Put together from three different collections, Letters and Dispatches is the most thorough book of Wallenberg’s writings and letters. With his disappearance behind the Iron Curtain in January of 1945, he became tragically mysterious.... [READ MORE]
    Only The Eyes Say Yes
    A Love Story
    By Philippe Vigand, By Stephane Vigand
    (Arcade Publishing)
    On a July morning ten years ago, Philippe Vigand, a young, vigorous, handsome publishing executive, was walking to work when he heard "a gigantic explosion." Strangely, nobody else seemed to have heard it ... for the simple reason that it was in his head. For two months he lay in a coma. When he awoke,... [READ MORE]
    Becoming a Jew
    By Julius Lester
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Julius Lester was born the son of a black Methodist minister in the south. His book Lovesong is a beautifully written account of his spiritual journey away from the conventions of his Southern heritage and Methodist upbringing, culminating in his personal self-discovery through a conversion to Judaism.Growing... [READ MORE]
    Dick Enberg
    Oh My!
    By Dick Enberg, With Jim Perry, Foreword by John McEnroe
    (Sports Publishing)
    How did the most recognizable voice in broadcasting get his start? By asking for a mop. In this humorous, poignant, and well written autobiography, Dick Enberg shares the stories behind the voice of sports in America. A tireless worker whose boyish enthusiasm for athletics has never diminished, Enberg... [READ MORE]
    Marv Levy
    Where Else Would You Rather Be?
    By Marv Levy, Foreword by Jim Kelly
    (Sports Publishing)
    Forty-seven years of joyous celebrations after victories and crushing disappointments after defeats are encompassed in Marv Levy: Where Else Would You Rather Be?, but it is about more than just touchdowns and interceptions—it’s about how a person like Marv Levy, dedicated to his life’s work, can begin... [READ MORE]
    I Should Be Dead By Now
    The Wild Life and Crazy Times of the NBA's Greatest Rebounder of Modern Times
    By Dennis Rodman, By Jack Isenhour
    (Sports Publishing)
    Whether it was helping Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls win three consecutive NBA titles in the 1990s, or showing up to a book signing in a dress and full makeup, Dennis Rodman has always distinguished himself as one of the great and most polarizing personalities in the sports world. The controversial... [READ MORE]
    My Father's Places
    A Memoir by Dylan Thomas' Daughter
    By Aeronwy Thomas
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    When Aeronwy was six, her parents Dylan and Caitlin Thomas moved to the boathouse at the edge of the small Welsh village Laugharne. Through a child’s eye, she recalls the chaos and joy of living with Dylan Thomas while the poet was at the height of his creative powers, composing Under Milk Wood. Through... [READ MORE]
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