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The biography is the definitive venue to showcase the real story of notable figures in culture. Autobiographies and memoirs provide a great way for anyone to tell their story in the first person. These nonfiction formats have provided some true literary classics and have spent their fair share of time atop the New York Times Bestseller list. Discover Books biographies and memoirs category features works of nonfiction from notable authors and celebrities such as Steve Martin, Tina Fey, George Bush, Ron Paul, Augusten Burroughs, Jon Katz and more. Shop gently used and secondhand biographies, memoirs and autobiographies with us today!

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Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris 0316776963 9780316776967 Me Talk Pretty One Day

David Sedaris  Paperback

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Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, and Priorities of a Winning Life by Tony Dungy, Nathan Whitaker 1414318022 9781414318028 Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, and Priorities of a Winning Life

Tony Dungy, Nathan Whitaker  Paperback

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Born Standing Up: A Comics Life by Steve Martin 1416553649 9781416553649 Born Standing Up: A Comics Life

Steve Martin (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael Lewis 0393330478 9780393330472 The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game

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Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith by Anne Lamott 0385496095 9780385496094 Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith

Anne Lamott (Edition: Anchor Books ed) Paperback

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Decision Points by George W. Bush 0307590615 9780307590619 Decision Points

George W. Bush  Hardcover

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Truth & Beauty: A Friendship by Ann Patchett 0060572159 9780060572150 Truth & Beauty: A Friendship

Ann Patchett  Paperback

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Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson 0316067601 9780316067607 Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10

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Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy by Carlos Eire 0743246411 9780743246415 Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy

Carlos Eire  Paperback

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Flags of Our Fathers by James Bradley, Ron Powers 0553384155 9780553384154 Flags of Our Fathers

James Bradley, Ron Powers  Paperback

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Season of Life: A Football Star, a Boy, a Journey to Manhood by Jeffrey Marx 0743269748 9780743269742 Season of Life: A Football Star, a Boy, a Journey to Manhood

Jeffrey Marx (Edition: 1ST) Hardcover

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Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man and Lifes Greatest Lesson by Mitch Albom 0385484518 9780385484510 Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man and Lifes Greatest Lesson

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The Dark Side of Camelot by Seymour M. Hersh 0316359556 9780316359559 The Dark Side of Camelot

Seymour M. Hersh (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

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A Million Little Pieces by James Frey 0307276902 9780307276902 A Million Little Pieces

James Frey  Paperback

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A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness by Dave Pelzer 0452281903 9780452281905 A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness

Dave Pelzer (Edition: 1) Paperback

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Fever Pitch by Nick Hornby 1573226882 9781573226882 Fever Pitch

Nick Hornby (Edition: 1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed) Paperback

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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers 0375725784 9780375725784 A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

Dave Eggers (Edition: First Paperback Edition) Paperback

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Running with Scissors: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs 031242227X 9780312422271 Running with Scissors: A Memoir

Augusten Burroughs (Edition: 1ST) Paperback

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Theodore Rex by Edmund Morris 0812966007 9780812966008 Theodore Rex

Edmund Morris (Edition: Mod. Library Ppbk Ed., 2002/1st Printing) Paperback

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My Life in France by Julia Child, Alex Prudhomme 0307277690 9780307277695 My Life in France

Julia Child, Alex Prudhomme  Paperback

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Bringing Home the Birkin: My Life in Hot Pursuit of the Worlds Most Coveted Handbag by Michael Tonello 0061473340 9780061473340 Bringing Home the Birkin: My Life in Hot Pursuit of the Worlds Most Coveted Handbag

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When Pride Still Mattered : A Life Of Vince Lombardi by David Maraniss 0684870185 9780684870182 When Pride Still Mattered : A Life Of Vince Lombardi

David Maraniss  Paperback

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Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell 074326004X 9780743260046 Assassination Vacation

Sarah Vowell  Paperback

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A Stolen Life: A Memoir by Jaycee Dugard 1451629192 9781451629194 A Stolen Life: A Memoir

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Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand 0449005615 9780449005613 Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors: Ann Rules Crime Files Volume 16 (16) by Ann Rule 1451648286 9781451648287 Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors: Ann Rules Crime Files Volume 16 (16)

Ann Rule  Mass Market Paperback

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Gifted Hands by Ben Carson M.D. 0310546516 9780310546511 Gifted Hands

Ben Carson M.D. (Edition: Reprinted) Paperback

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Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? by Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who HQ 0448431041 9780448431048 Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart?

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics) by Frederick Douglass 0451529944 9780451529947 Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics)

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In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson 0767903862 9780767903868 In a Sunburned Country

Bill Bryson  Paperback

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Naked by David Sedaris 0316777730 9780316777735 Naked

David Sedaris  Paperback

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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin 0743270754 9780743270755 Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Doris Kearns Goodwin  Paperback

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1776 by David McCullough 0743226720 9780743226721 1776

David McCullough  Paperback

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The Story of My Life by Helen Keller 0486292495 9780486292496 The Story of My Life

Helen Keller  Paperback

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Lit: A Memoir (P.S.) by Mary Karr 0060596996 9780060596996 Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)

Mary Karr (Edition: 1 Reprint) Paperback

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Out on a Limb by Shirley Maclaine 0553273701 9780553273700 Out on a Limb

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Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig by Jonathan Eig 0743268938 9780743268936 Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig

Jonathan Eig  Paperback

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Growing Up by Russell Baker 0451168380 9780451168382 Growing Up

Russell Baker  Mass Market Paperback

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A Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner City to the Ivy League by Ron Suskind 0767901266 9780767901260 A Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner City to the Ivy League

Ron Suskind (Edition: First Edition) Paperback

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Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer 1400032806 9781400032808 Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith

Jon Krakauer  Paperback

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The Romanovs: the Final Chapter by Robert K. Massie 0345406400 9780345406408 The Romanovs: the Final Chapter

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Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle by Countess of Fiona Carnarvon 0770435629 9780770435622 Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle

Countess of Fiona Carnarvon  Paperback

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American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson by Joseph J. Ellis 0679764410 9780679764410 American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson

Joseph J. Ellis  Paperback

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In Pharaohs Army: Memories of the Lost War by Tobias Wolff 0679760237 9780679760238 In Pharaohs Army: Memories of the Lost War

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I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced by Nujood Ali, Delphine Minoui 0307589676 9780307589675 I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced

Nujood Ali, Delphine Minoui  Paperback

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