100 Biographies/Memoirs to Read

According to a poll on Goodreads, these books are the "100 Biographies & Memoirs to Read in a Lifetime."
Source: goodreads.com ·
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Avg. score: 8 of 100 (8%)
Required scores: 1, 3, 5, 7, 11   
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1
The Diary of a Young Girl
2
I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the I
3
The Glass Castle
4
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
5
Night
6
Unbroken
7
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
8
The Complete Persepolis
9
Wild
10
Steve Jobs (Walter Isaacson)
11
The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
12
The Hiding Place
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13
John Adams
14
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
15
Yes Please (Amy Poehler)
16
A Movable Feast
17
The Narrative Life of Frederick Douglass
18
The Color of Water
19
Into Thin Air (Jon Krakauer)
20
Into the Wild
21
Seabiscuit
22
Just Kids (Patti Smith)
23
No Ordinary Time (Doris Kearns Goodwin)
24
12 Years a Slave (Solomon Northrup)
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25
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
26
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano
27
My Life in France
28
The Tender Bar (J.R. Moehringer)
29
Team of Rivals
30
Wild Swans
31
Destiny of the Republic (Candace Millard)
32
Gabriel Garcia Marquez: A Life (Gerald Martin)
33
First They Killed My Father
34
A House in the Sky
35
Me Talk Pretty One Day (David Sedaris)
36
Sybil
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37
A Walk in the Woods
38
The Story of My Life
39
Dreams From My Father (Barack Obama)
40
As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales From the Making of the Princess Bride (Cary Elwes)
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