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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Jell-O Girls: A Family History
The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast
My Family Divided: One Girl's Journey of Home, Loss, and Hope
Driven: A White-Knuckled Ride to Heartbreak and Back
Godspeed: A Memoir
Goodbye, Sweet Girl: A Story of Domestic Violence and Survival
Little Panic: Dispatches from an Anxious Life
Room to Dream
House of Dreams: The Life of L.M. Montgomery
Old in Art School: A Memoir of Starting Over
Conan Doyle for the Defense: The True Story of a Sensational British Murder, a Quest for Justice, and the World's Most Famous Detective Writer
The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue the Russian Imperial Family
The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke

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    The Tenth Island: Finding Joy, Beauty, and Unexpected Love in the Azores
    Beautiful Exiles
    Yes Please
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    Love and Ruin
    Black Klansman: Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime
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    White Houses
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    Everything I Know About Love
    D DAY Through German Eyes - The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944
    I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness
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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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    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
    Einstein: His Life and Universe
    Into the Wild
    Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
    I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
    The Autobiography of Malcolm X
    Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
    Alexander Hamilton
    Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
    Cleopatra: A Life

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