by Clifton, Lucille B CLIFTON CLIFTON
by Cline-Ransome, Lesa JB COLVIN CLINE

Claudette Colvin

"A biography of Claudette Colvin in the She Persisted series"--…

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by DasGupta, Sayantani JB APGAR DASGUPT

Virginia Apgar

"A biography of Virginia Apgar in the She Persisted series"--…

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by Day, Christine JB TALLCHIEF DAY

Maria Tallchief

"A biography of Maria Tallchief, part of the She Persisted chapter book series"--…

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by Favilli, Elena J920.72 FAVILLI

Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls : 100 Immigrant Women Who Changed The World

A lavishly photographed motivational treasury of true bedtime tales shares events in the lives of 100 diverse women who have shaped the world, from Asma Khan and Madeline Albright to Rihanna and Josephine Baker.…

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by Heiligman, Deborah JB LEMLICH HEILIGM

Clara Lemlich

"A biography of Clara Lemlich, part of the She Persisted chapter book series"--…

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by Knudsen, Michelle JB BLY KNUDSEN

Nellie Bly

Introduces young readers to the life of the pioneering investigative reporter, her record-breaking trip around the world, and her undercover work on behalf of the mentally ill.…

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by Magoon, Kekla JB BRIDGES MAGOON

Ruby Bridges

"A chapter book biography of Ruby Bridges, part of the She Persisted series"--…

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by Medina, Meg JB SOTOMAYOR MEDINA

She Persisted : Sonia Sotomayor

"A chapter book biography of Justice Sonia Sotomayor, part of the She Persisted series"--…

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by Pinkney, Andrea Davis JB TUBMAN PINKNEY
by Shamir, Ruby JB SMITH SHAMIR

Margaret Chase Smith

"A biography of Margaret Chase Smith, part of the She Persisted chapter book series"--…

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by Patrick, Denise Lewis EB LEWIS PATRICK
by Watson, RenÔee JB WINFREY WATSON

Oprah Winfrey

"A biography of Oprah Winfrey, part of the She Persisted chapter book series"--…

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by Copeland, Misty J792.8028 COPELAN
by Subin, Anna Della 202.1309 SUBIN

Accidental Gods : On Men Unwittingly Turned Divine

"A provocative history of men who were worshipped as gods that illuminates the connection between power and religion and the role of divinity in a secular age"--…

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by Gottlieb, Robert B GARBO GOTTLIE

Garbo

"Award-winning master critic Robert Gottlieb takes a singular and multifaceted look at the life of silver screen legend Greta Garbo, and the culture that worshiped her"--…

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by Borrowman, Jerry 940.5486 BORROWM

Why We Fought : Inspiring Stories Of Resisting Hitler And Defending Freedom

"Author Jerry Borrowman recounts seven lesser-known stories of World War II spies, resisters, and others who fought for freedom against the Nazi threat"--…

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by Burgess, Ann Wolbert 364.3092 BURGESS

A Killer By Design : Murderers, Mindhunters, And My Quest To Decipher The Criminal Mind

"A behind-the-scenes look at the creation and development of the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit, written by the pioneering forensic nurse who transformed the way the FBI studies, profiles, and catches serial killers"--…

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by Canavan, Kathryn 364.9748 CANAVAN

True Crime Philadelphia : From America's First Bank Robbery To The Real-life Killers Who Inspired Boardwalk Empire

"A tour through Philadelphia that highlights the locations within each neighborhood where crime occurred"--…

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by Cost, Jay B MADISON COST
by Danchev, Alex B MAGRITTE DANCHEV
by Fraser, Liz B FRASER FRASER

Coming Clean : A True Story Of Love, Addiction And Recovery

"In this wrenching debut memoir of love, family, and addiction, Liz Fraser tells her story of watching a partner unravel from alcoholism and working to rebuild a life together"--…

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by Ivory, James B IVORY IVORY

Solid Ivory : Memoirs

Academy Award-winning filmmaker reflects on his extraordinary life and career.…

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by Messier, Mark B MESSIER MESSIER

No One Wins Alone : A Memoir

The legendary Hall of Fame hockey player and six-time Stanley Cup champion tells his inspiring story for the first time, sharing the lessons about leadership and teamwork that defined his career.…

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by Nakate, Vanessa B NAKATE NAKATE

A Bigger Picture : My Fight To Bring A New African Voice To The Climate Crisis

A founder of the Rise Up Climate Movement discusses ways we can all build a livable future, with a focus on the role of African voices, while revealing the rampant inequalities within the climate-justice movement.…

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by Rademacher, Tom B RADEMACHE RADEMAC

Raising Ollie : How My Nonbinary Art-nerd Kid Changed (nearly) Everything I Know

"The account of one radically new school year for a Teacher of the Year and for his nonbinary, art-obsessed, brilliant child"--…

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by Sjunneson, Elsa B SJUNNESON SJUNNES

Being Seen : One Deafblind Woman's Fight To End Ableism

"A deafblind writer and professor explores how the misrepresentation of disability in books, movies, and TV harms both the disabled community and everyone else"--…

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by Kopczynski, Chris B KOPCZYNSKI KOPCZYN
by Krull, Kathleen EB PERKINS KRULL

The Only Woman In The Photo : Frances Perkins & Her New Deal For America

"Biography of Frances Perkins, the first female member of the presidential cabinet, and architect of much of the New Deal legislation as Secretary of Labor."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Crow, David B CROW CROW
by Todd, Traci N. EB SIMONE TODD

Nina : A Story Of Nina Simone

"A biography of Nina Simone, an acclaimed singer whose music gave voice to the struggle for racial equality during the Civil Rights Movement"--…

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by Cope, Suzanne 323.0922 COPE

Power Hungry : Women Of The Black Panther Party And Freedom Summer And Their Fight To Feed A Movement

"Two unsung Black women, Cleo Silvers and Aylene Quin, used food as a political weapon during the civil rights movement, generating influence and power so great that it brought the ire of government agents down on them"--…

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by Tomalin, Claire B WELLS TOMALIN

The Young H.G. Wells : Changing The World

The acclaimed literary biographer looks at the early life of influential writer and public figure H.G. Wells, from his school days and his emergence as writer of extraordinary depth to the publication of The Time Machine.…

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J920.7208 GOOD

Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls : 100 Real-life Tales Of Black Girl Magic

"Acknowledges, applauds, and amplifies the incredible stories of 100 inspiring Black women and girls from the past and present"--…

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by Patterson, James B SLOTNICK PATTERS
by Davids, Sharice EB DAVIDS DAVIDS

Sharice's Big Voice : A Native Kid Becomes A Congresswoman

This inspiring picture book autobiography tells the remarkable story of Sharice Davids, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress and the first LGBTQ congressperson to represent Kansas.…

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by Anthony, Carmelo B ANTHONY ANTHONY

Where Tomorrows Aren't Promised : A Memoir

"From iconic NBA All-Star Carmelo Anthony comes a raw and inspirational memoir about growing up in the housing projects of Red Hook and Baltimore--a brutal world Where Tomorrows Aren't Promised"--…

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by Cumming, Alan B CUMMING CUMMING

Baggage : Tales From A Fully Packed Life

The acclaimed actor chronicles his work in Hollywood, his two marriages, and his journey through personal calamities, bad decisions, encounters with legends, and moments of joy to become the flawed but happy middle-aged man he is today.…

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by Musgrave, John B MUSGRAVE MUSGRAV

The Education Of Corporal John Musgrave : A Memoir

"A Marine's searing and intimate memoir about surviving Vietnam and its aftermath"--…

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by Wade, Dwyane B WADE WADE

Dwayne

This photographic memoir from the NBA superstar looks at his upbringing on the South Side of Chicago, his college career at Marquette and his extraordinary rise to stardom with the Miami Heat.…

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by Applegate, Debby B ADLER APPLEGA

Madam : The Biography Of Polly Adler, Icon Of The Jazz Age

"A biography of Pearl "Polly" Alder, New York City madam and icon of the Jazz Age"--…

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by Jones, Faith B JONES JONES

Sex Cult Nun : Breaking Away From The Children Of God, A Wild, Radical Religious Cult

In a story of liberation and self-empowerment, the author shares her hauntingly intimate coming-of-age narrative of growing up in and escaping from the Children of God, an oppressive, extremist religious cult.…

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by Kang, Jay Caspian 305.895 KANG
by Penn, Kal B PENN PENN
by Pippen, Scottie B PIPPEN PIPPEN
by Roberts, Steven V. B ROBERTS ROBERTS
by Sayman, Michael B SAYMAN SAYMAN

App Kid : How A Child Of Immigrants Grabbed A Piece Of The American Dream

A memoir from a Latino Silicon Valley entrepreneur who taught himself to code at age thirteen, became Facebook's youngest ever employee at seventeen, and eventually became an product manager and founder-in-residence at Google.…

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by Spitz, Bob 782.4216 SPITZ
by Wood, Lana B WOOD WOOD

Little Sister : My Investigation Into The Mysterious Death Of Natalie Wood

In this true crime memoir, the author presents a candid account of the life and death of her sister, revealing decades-old secrets and setting the record straight on one of Hollywood's most notorious celebrity deaths.…

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by Bolden, Tonya EB GROVES BOLDEN

No Small Potatoes : Junius G. Groves And His Kingdom In Kansas

"The life of Junius G. Groves, a sharecropper in Kansas who grew a modest potato farm into a potato kingdom."--…

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by Abedin, Huma B ABEDIN ABEDIN

Both/and : A Life In Many Worlds

Hillary Clinton's famously private top aide and longtime advisor emerges from the wings of American political history to take command of her own story.…

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by Auster, Paul B CRANE AUSTER

Burning Boy : The Life And Work Of Stephen Crane

"A landmark biography of the great American writer Stephen Crane"--…

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by Blain, Keisha N. B HAMER BLAIN

Until I Am Free : Fannie Lou Hamer's Enduring Message To America

"Until I Am Free explores the political ideas and philosophies of civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer"--…

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by Mack, Marlo B MACK MACK

How To Be A Girl : A Mother's Memoir Of Raising Her Transgender Daughter

"A poignant narrative of one mom's struggle to support her transgender daughter-showing how any parent can forge a deeper bond with their child by truly listening"--…

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by Sturgis, Matthew B WILDE STURGIS

Oscar Wilde : A Life

"The first full biography of Oscar Wilde in more than thirty years"--…

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by Thompson, Marcus 796.3236 THOMPSO

Dynasties : The 10 G.O.A.T. Teams That Changed The NBA Forever

"Acclaimed sports journalist Marcus Thompson explores the 10 teams that transformed basketball in this illustrated history of the sport"--…

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by Milano, Alyssa B MILANO MILANO
by Sixx, Nikki B SIXX SIXX
by Cordell, LaDoris H. 347.794 CORDELL

Her Honor : My Life On The Bench ... What Works, What's Broken, And How To Change It

"Her Honor is an eye-opening memoir from Judge LaDoris Hazzard Cordell, now retired, combining her fascinating personal story with a necessary primer on the complex, increasingly troubled, American judicial system..."--…

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by Moorer, Allison B MOORER MOORER

I Dream He Talks To Me : A Memoir Of Learning How To Listen

"Grammy-nominated musician Allison Moorer's lyrical memoir, a testament to love and resilience through the lens of parenting her young son, John Henry, who has nonverbal autism"--…

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by Porter, Billy B PORTER PORTER
by Stewart, DantÔe B STEWART STEWART
by Thompson, J. M. B THOMPSON THOMPSO
by Wolff, Michael 973.9309 WOLFF

Too Famous : The Rich, The Powerful, The Wishful, The Notorious, The Damned

"The bestselling author of Fire and Fury is once again coming for some of the largest power brokers in America as he brings to light their lives, careers, and always equivocal end games"--…

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by Howard, Ron B HOWARD HOWARD

The Boys : A Memoir Of Hollywood And Family

By turns confessional, nostalgic, heartwarming and harrowing, the award-winning filmmaker and his brother, an audience-favorite actor, share their unusual family story of navigating and surviving life as sibling child actors.…

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by Macintyre, Ben B WERNER MACINTY

Agent Sonya : The Spy Next Door

The New York Times best-selling author of "The Spy and the Traitor" reveals the story of the female spy hidden in plain sight who set the stage for the Cold War--one of the last great intelligence secrets of the 20th century.…

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by Moss, N. West B MOSS MOSS

Flesh & Blood : Reflections On Infertility, Family, And Creating A Bountiful Life

"A deeply personal memoir on illness and infertility"--…

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by Patchett, Ann 814.54 PATCHET

These Precious Days : Essays

"The beloved New York Times bestselling author reflects on home, family, friendships and writing in this deeply personal collection of essays"--…

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by Smith, Will B SMITH SMITH
by Yancey, Philip B YANCEY YANCEY
by Robbins, Dean EB ONEIL ROBBINS

The Fastest Girl On Earth! : Meet Kitty O'Neil, Daredevil Driver!

A picture book biography follows the life of Kitty O'Neil, the stuntwoman and racecar driver who broke the women's land speed record, becoming a hero to fans everywhere.…

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by Van Zandt, Steve B VAN ZANDT VAN ZAN

Unrequited Infatuations : Odyssey Of A Rock And Roll Consigliere (a Cautionary Tale)

A member of the E Street Band, political songwriter and performer, hardcore activist, and actor on "The Sopranos" chronicles the twists and turns of his surprising life in this one-of-a-kind memoir that doubles as an epic tale of self-discovery.…

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by Bragg, Rick B BRAGG BRAGG

The Speckled Beauty : A Dog And His People

"A memoir and elegy to the author's deceased dog, The Speckled Beauty"--…

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by Couric, Katie B-COURIC COURIC

Going There

In this memoir, the iconic media star discusses her professional and personal life, including losing her husband at a young age, her historic turn as anchor of the CBS Evening News, and experiences dealing with gender inequality.…

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by Guelzo, Allen C. B LEE GUELZO
by Tucci, Stanley B TUCCI TUCCI

Taste : My Life Through Food

"From award-winning actor and food obsessive Stanley Tucci comes an intimate and charming memoir of life in and out of the kitchen"--…

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by Woolever, Laurie B BOURDAIN WOOLEVE

Bourdain : The Definitive Oral Biography

The closest friends and colleagues of the late travel and food writer share their memories of his incredible life, from his early years in New York to his best-selling memoir "Kitchen Confidential" and emergence as a TV star…

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by Cooper, Anderson 929.2097 COOPER

Vanderbilt : The Rise And Fall Of An American Dynasty

Drawing on never-before-seen documents and told from a unique insider's viewpoint, the CNN anchor tells the story of his legendary family and their remarkable influence.…

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by Howard, Hannah B HOWARD HOWARD

Plenty : A Memoir Of Food & Family

"A moving reflection on motherhood, friendship, and women making their mark on the world of food from the author of Feast"--…

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by Kantner, Seth 599.658 KANTNER

A Thousand Trails Home : Living With Caribou

"Firsthand account of a life spent hunting, studying, and living alongside caribou that reveals the fragile, intertwined lives of people and animals surviving through sweeping changes in the Alaskan Arctic"--…

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by McLeod, Darrel J. B MCLEOD MCLEOD

Peyakow : Reclaiming Cree Dignity

"Following his debut memoir, Mamaskatch, which masterfully portrayed a Cree coming-of-age in rural Canada, Darrel J. McLeod continues the poignant story of his adulthood in Peyakow"--…

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