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Life Less Easy: Rebecca Alexander's Memoir, Not Fade Away

In her memoir Not Fade Away, Rebecca Alexander recounts her life thus far living with a disease that is slowly taking her sight and hearing.

November 25, 2015

Sincerity and Celebrity: Wildflower by Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore's new memoir explores her life experiences and outlook on life - and is more personal than you'd expect from a celebrity.

November 18, 2015

Into the Mailbox with Mary-Louise Parker

Emmy-winning actress Mary-Louise Parker gives a unique perspective on her life thus far via the letters she’s written to all the men she’s known.

November 11, 2015

A Presidential Odyssey: Destiny and Power by Jon Meacham

Jon Meacham documents the life and legacy of the forty-first President, George Herbert Walker Bush, in a way unlike anyone has done before.

November 10, 2015

All Hail the Bassoon King: Rainn Wilson's New Memoir

In his hugely entertaining new memoir, Rainn Wilson covers his upbringing, ‘The Office,’ and more.

November 4, 2015

Stories from the Holocaust: Paper Love by Sarah Wildman

Sarah Wildman searches through the love letters of her grandfather to learn of his past and his relationships during the Holocaust.

October 28, 2015

A Life in Music: Carrie Brownstein Bares All (And We Like It)

Carrie Brownstein looks back on her experiences of growing up and how she her found her way as an artist.

October 27, 2015

The Well-traveled Journey: My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem recalls her experiences from travelling and the lessons that can be learnt from them.

October 9, 2015

So Much More Than Nothing: Patti Smith's Latest

Patti Smith’s latest memoir, M Train, follows her world travels, profound love of coffee, and memories of the incredible people who filled her life.

October 7, 2015

A Whole Life in Its Pages: Sandra Cisneros's New Memoir

In her new memoir, A House of My Own, Sandra Cisneros twists the memoir concept to her liking – and the result is worth every risk.

September 23, 2015

Let Your Appetite Lead: Driving Hungry by Layne Mosler

In her memoir, Driving Hungry, Layne Mosler recounts a time when her wanderlust, love of adventure, and appetite led the way. Check out an excerpt here.

September 18, 2015

A Legacy Restored: The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf

In The Invention of Nature, Andrea Wulf introduces us to one of the most seminal adventurers of all time, yet one very few people in the Western world have heard of.

September 16, 2015

The Mindy You Ought to Know: Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling

Mindy Kaling has just published her second book. It is everything you would have hoped for and more.

September 9, 2015

An Important New Memoir: Negroland by Margo Jefferson

The title of Margo Jefferson’s memoir, Negroland, may send up a few eyebrows – but keep on reading.

September 4, 2015

Live from The New Yorker: Between You and Me by Mary Norris

From budding etymologists, to Oxford-comma enthusiasts, to anyone fascinated by the inner workings of magazines, Mary Norris's new memoir covering her nearly forty years at The New Yorker has something for everyone.