Biography & autobiography / Personal Memoirs

Best Selling / Page 81

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Personal Memoirs

 

Language

English (5348)

French (81)

German (329)

Spanish (189)

Italian (107)

 

Protection

All (5348)

DRM Free (156)

DRM (5190)

More options

Fury: True Tales of a Good Girl Gone Ballistic

by Koren Zailckas

Read Koren Zailckas's blogs and other content on the Penguin Community.

The author of the iconic New York Times bestseller Smashed undertakes a quest to confront her own anger.

In the years following the publication...


Bits & Pieces of a Broken Heart

by Janice Angela Burt

Have you ever felt that you weren't good enough? Have you ever felt unworthy of love? Have you ever lived your life in a constant state of fear? Was it fear of rejection? Fear of failure? Have you ever wished...


Team 19 in Vietnam: An Australian Soldier at War

by David Millie & Gordon R. USA (Ret.) Sullivan

Historical accounts and memoirs of the Vietnam War often ignore the participation of nations other than Vietnam and the United States. As a result, few Americans realize that several members of the Southeast...


Cambodia Calling

by Richard Heinzl

It was while in Uganda as a young and idealistic physician that Dr. Richard Heinzl finally heard his true calling: to set up a chapter of Doctors Without Borders in his native Canada. As a prerequisite to fulfilling...


Seaworthy: A Swordboat Captain Returns to the Sea

by Linda Greenlaw

The bestselling author's sequel to The Hungry Ocean--a fast-paced account of her return to swordfishing

Linda Greenlaw hadn't been bluewater fishing for ten years- not since the events chronicled in the books...


Watching War Films With My Dad

by Al Murray

Al Murray's (AKA The Pub Landlord) musing on his childhood where his fascination with history and all things war began.

Have you ever watched a film with someone who, at the most dramatic scene, argues that the...


Cellar Girl

by Josefina Rivera

'I stood there for a moment, silently speaking to myself: Josefina, you will survive this. You are strong. You are a fighter. You adapt.'

As a young mum-of-three, Josefina Rivera was determined to get her troubled...


Nightmarriage

by Chad Thomas Johnston

Chad Thomas Johnston's Nightmarriage is a whimsical memoir that explores the terrors of marriage and the perils of parenthood. Adapted from Johnston's blog series of the same name, Nightmarriage proves that,...


Spoon Fed: How Eight Cooks Saved My Life

by Kim Severson

From the prominent New York Times food writer, a memoir recounting the tough life lessons she learned from a generation of female cooks-including Marion Cunningham, Alice Waters, Ruth Reichl, Rachael Ray, and...


The House on Teacher's Lane: A Memoir of Home, Healing, and Love's Hardest Questions

by Rachel Simon

The bestselling author of Riding the Bus with My Sister shares an illuminating and beautifully woven memoir about the unexpected ways a home renovation can repair a heart

When Rachel Simon and her architect...


I Married My Mother-In-Law: And Other Tales of In-laws We can't Live With--and Can't Live Without

by Ilena SIlverman

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.


Army Life in a Black Regiment: and Other Writings

by Thomas Higginson & R. Madison

A stirring account of wartime experiences from the leader of the first regiment of emancipated slaves

Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a Unitarian minister, was a fervent member of new England's abolitionist movement,...


The Devil, The Lovers and Me: My Life in Tarot

by Kimberlee Auerbach

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.


Miracle Boy Grows Up: How the Disability Rights Revolution Saved My Sanity

by Ben Mattlin

Ben Mattlin lives a normal, independent life. Why is that interesting? Because Mattlin was born with spinal muscular atrophy, a congenital weakness from which he was expected to die in childhood. Not only did...


Boat: A Memoir of Friendship, Faith, Death, and Life Everlasing

by Michael Baughman

When ten-year-old Michael Baughman moves to Hawaii with his parents, he is troubled and confused. His father doesn’t provide the guidance Baughman needs and the boy doesn’t know who to turn to. When a larger-than-life...


The Long Awakening: A Memoir

by Lindsey O'Connor

In this lyrical memoir, a journalist tells her compelling story of waking from a two-month coma after childbirth, then struggling to put together the pieces of the miracle she received--but missed.


Seeking Enlightenment... Hat by Hat: A Skeptic's Guide to Religion

by Nevada Barr

A refreshingly honest spiritual exploration from the New York Times bestselling author of the Anna Pigeon novels.

Actor, adventuress, seeker of truth, and author of the New York Times bestselling Anna Pigeon...


Confessions of a Counterfeit Farm Girl

by Susan McCorkindale

A laugh-out-loud memoir about a city slicker who discovers that Manolos and manure just don?t mix.

At her husband?s prompting, suburban mom and New York career woman Susan McCorkindale agreed to give up her stressful...


Raising Henry: A Memoir of Motherhood, Disability, and Discovery

by Rachel Adams

Rachel Adams's life had always gone according to plan. She had an adoring husband, a beautiful two-year-old son, a sunny Manhattan apartment, and a position as a tenured professor at Columbia University. Everything...


Winging It: Dispatches from an (Almost) Empty Nest

by Catherine Goldhammer

A ?strikingly imaginative? (O, The Oprah Magazine) and heartfelt memoir for every woman on the verge of becoming and empty nester

In her critically acclaimed debut memoir, Still Life with Chickens, Catherine...