Juvenile / Biography & Autobiography

New Releases / Page 5

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Biography & Autobiography

 

In category

Music (352)

Historical (125)

Sports & Recreation (114)

Cultural Heritage (58)

Women (49)

Science & Technology (44)

Political (40)

Literary (36)

Performing Arts (36)

Social Activists (20)

Art (13)

Religious (11)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (939)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (17)

Italian (5)

 

Protection

All (978)

DRM Free (39)

DRM (939)

More options

Oasis' Definitely Maybe

by Alex Niven

Oasis's incendiary 1994 debut album Definitely Maybe managed to summarize almost the entire history of post-fifties guitar music from Chuck Berry to My Bloody Valentine in a way that seemed effortless. But this...


No Summit out of Sight: The True Story of the Youngest Person to Climb the Seven Summits

by Jordan Romero & Linda LeBlanc

Jordan Romero climbed Mount Everest at age thirteen—and he didn’t stop there. In this inspiring young adult memoir, he tells how he achieved such great heights.

On May 22, 2010, at the age of thirteen, American...


Antonio Stradivari: His Life and Work

by W. H. Hill & Francis A. Davis

Construction methods, woods, varnishes, types of instruments, and special features plus life of the composer. "A rich mine of fascinating information." — American Record Guide. 93 illustrations. 4 color plates....


Rush FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Rock's Greatest Power Trio

My Bloody Roots: From Sepultura to Soulfly and Beyond: The Autobiography

by Joel McIver & Cavalera Max

(Book). My Bloody Roots is the brutally honest story of life in two of the world's best-known heavy metal bands, Sepultura and Soulfly, by one of the global metal scene's most respected musicians. Much, much...


Who Is George Lucas?

by Pamela D. Pollack, Meg Belviso & Ted Hammond

As a child his passions were comics and cars, but George Lucas grew up to be one of the most successful filmmakers of all time. He is a producer, screenwriter, director and entrepreneur whose company Lucasfilms...


The Freedom Summer Murders

by Don Mitchell

To coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Summer murders, this will be the first book for young adults to explore the harrowing true story of three civil rights workers slain by the KKK. In June of...


J Dilla's Donuts

by Jordan Ferguson

From a Los Angeles hospital bed, equipped with little more than a laptop and a stack of records, James �J Dilla� Yancey crafted a set of tracks that would forever change the way beatmakers viewed their artform....


Max Steiner: Composing, Casablanca, and the Golden Age of Film Music

by Peter Wegele

This biography of Steiner provides insight into how the film music industry worked and functioned during the Golden era of film scores. The central part of this work is an analysis of Steiner’s score to Casablanca...


Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek

by Maya Van Wagenen

New York Times Bestseller

A breakout teen author explores the true meaning of popularity and how to survive middle school in this hysterically funny, touchingly honest contemporary memoir.

"I was inspired by...


Ben Franklin's Almanac: Being a True Account of the Good Gentleman's Life

by Candace Fleming

"What good shall I do today?"

How Ben Franklin answered that question -- through his work as a writer, printer, statesman, and inventor -- forever established him as one of America's greatest figures. On one...


Barbed Wire Kisses: The Jesus and Mary Chain Story

by Zoe Howe

‘The Mary Chain were the best thing since punk rock’ – Bobby Gillespie ‘The Jesus and Mary Chain were integral to my musical development’ – Trent Reznor, Nine Inch Nails Praise for Zoë Howe: ‘A stunning...


The Piano Works of Claude Debussy

by E. Robert Schmitz

Part biography, part criticism, and part analysis, this fascinating study of one of music's greatest geniuses is above all an authoritative commentary on the entire corpus of Debussy's work for solo piano. Includes...


A Volcano Beneath the Snow: John Brown's War Against Slavery

by Albert Marrin

John Brown is a man of many legacies, from hero, freedom fighter, and martyr, to liar, fanatic, and "the father of American terrorism." Some have said that it was his seizure of the arsenal at Harper's Ferry...


A Broken Hallelujah: Rock and Roll, Redemption, and the Life of Leonard Cohen

by Liel Leibovitz

Brings to life a passionate poet-turned-musician and what compels him and his work. Why is it that Leonard Cohen receives the sort of reverence we reserve for a precious few living artists? Why are his songs,...


Who Is Dolly Parton?

by True Kelley, Stephen Marchesi & Nancy Harrison

Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She wrote her first song at age five and became a country music star by the time she was in her early twenties. Of...


Oveta Culp Hobby: Colonel, Cabinet Member, Philanthropist

by Debra L. Winegarten

Oveta Culp Hobby (1905-1995) had a lifetime of stellar achievement. During World War II, she was asked to build a women's army from scratch-and did. Hobby became Director of the Women's Army Corps and the first...


Dear Nobody: The True Diary of Mary Rose

by Legs McNeil & Gillian McCain

Fans of Go Ask Alice will devour Dear Nobody, a real teen's diary, so raw and so edgy that it's authenticity rings off every page.

They say that high school is supposed to be the best time of your life. But...


Earthrise: My Adventures as an Apollo 14 Astronaut

by Ellen Mahoney, Edgar Mitchell & Dr. Brian Cox

The inspiring and fascinating biography of the sixth man to ever walk on the Moon

 

Of the nearly seven billion people who live on Earth, only 12 have walked on the Moon and Dr. Edgar Mitchell was one of them....


My Hero Walks on Water

by Brian Dobson, Branch Warren & Ronnie Coleman

My Hero Walks On Water details Brian Dobson's amazing life from the numerous times God has used him to save people, when they felt they had nowhere else to turn, to his discovery of eight time Mr. Olympia, Ronnie...