Biography

A biography (from the Greek words bios meaning "life", and graphos meaning "write") is an account of a person's life, usually published in the form of a book or essay, or in some other form, such as a film.

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The Truths We Hold: An American Journey
A Serial Killer's Daughter: My Story of Faith, Love, and Overcoming
Code Name: Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
Duped: Double Lives, False Identities, and the Con Man I Almost Married
The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal.
Deep Creek: Finding Hope in the High Country
Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.
Future Perfect: A Skeptic’s Search for an Honest Mystic
All the Lives We Ever Lived: Seeking Solace in Virginia Woolf
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present
Joy Enough: A Memoir
Hitler's Pawn: The Boy Assassin and the Holocaust
Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine
Trailblazer: A Pioneering Journalist's Fight to Make the Media Look More Like America
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    This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor
    Rock Needs River: A Memoir About a Very Open Adoption
    A Sucky Love Story: Overcoming Unhappily Ever After
    A Serial Killer's Daughter: My Story of Faith, Love, and Overcoming
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    Yes Please
    The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found
    The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row
    The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
    My Thoughts Exactly
    Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World
    First Man In: Leading from the Front
    The Unwinding of the Miracle: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Everything That Comes After
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    The Diary of a Young Girl
    Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption
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    Einstein: His Life and Universe
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    The Autobiography of Malcolm X
    Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
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