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Witness the Lives of Real People Through Memoirs, Biographies, and Personal Essays - Page 3

Although fiction is my usual literary milieu, I also find that personal accounts and reflections on [sometimes] famous people can be very rewarding. Here are some memoirs, biographies, and collections of personal essays that intrigue me.
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Notes of a Native Son (James Baldwin)
Notes of a Native Son (James Baldwin)
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On the Move: A Life (Oliver Sacks)
On the Move: A Life (Oliver Sacks)
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The Origin of Others (Toni Morrison)
The Origin of Others (Toni Morrison)
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The Pattern in the Carpet (Margaret Drabble)
The Pattern in the Carpet (Margaret Drabble)
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85
Pearl Buck in China (Hilary Spurling)
Pearl Buck in China (Hilary Spurling)
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Poe: A Life Cut Short (Peter Ackroyd)
Poe: A Life Cut Short (Peter Ackroyd)
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Popular (Maya Van Wagenen)
Popular (Maya Van Wagenen)
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Preoccupations (Seamus Heaney)
Preoccupations (Seamus Heaney)
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The Princes in the Tower (Alison Weir)
The Princes in the Tower (Alison Weir)
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The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (Terry Ryan)
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (Terry Ryan)
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The Rainbow Comes and Goes (Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt)
The Rainbow Comes and Goes (Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt)
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The Red Parts (Maggie Nelson)
The Red Parts (Maggie Nelson)
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93
Resistance (Agn├Ęs Humbert)
Resistance (Agnès Humbert)
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The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham (Selina Hastings)
The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham (Selina Hastings)
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Selected Essays (Virginia Woolf)
Selected Essays (Virginia Woolf)
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Shout (Laurie Halse Anderson)
Shout (Laurie Halse Anderson)
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Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas
Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas
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Sleeping With Cats (Marge Piercy)
Sleeping With Cats (Marge Piercy)
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The Splendid and the Vile (Erik Larson)
The Splendid and the Vile (Erik Larson)
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The Story of San Michele (Axel Munthe)
The Story of San Michele (Axel Munthe)
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101
Telling Secrets (Frederick Buechner)
Telling Secrets (Frederick Buechner)
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Thirteen Ways of Looking at the Novel (Jane Smiley)
Thirteen Ways of Looking at the Novel (Jane Smiley)
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This Quiet Dust and Other Writings (William Styron)
This Quiet Dust and Other Writings (William Styron)
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Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life (Diarmaid MacCulloch)
Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life (Diarmaid MacCulloch)
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Thomas Jefferson (R.B. Bernstein)
Thomas Jefferson (R.B. Bernstein)
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To Dance (Siena Cherson Siegel)
To Dance (Siena Cherson Siegel)
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Too Much and Not the Mood (Durga Chew-Bose)
Too Much and Not the Mood (Durga Chew-Bose)
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Tracy and Hepburn (Garson Kanin)
Tracy and Hepburn (Garson Kanin)
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109
Twenty Chickens for a Saddle (Robyn Scott)
Twenty Chickens for a Saddle (Robyn Scott)
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Video Night in Kathmandu (Pico Iyer)
Video Night in Kathmandu (Pico Iyer)
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Vindication: A Life of Mary Wollstonecraft (Lyndall Gordon)
Vindication: A Life of Mary Wollstonecraft (Lyndall Gordon)
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The Warrior Queens (Antonia Fraser)
The Warrior Queens (Antonia Fraser)
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We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting for (Alice Walker)
We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting for (Alice Walker)
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We Bought a Zoo (Benjamin Mee)
We Bought a Zoo (Benjamin Mee)
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When Women Were Birds (Terry Tempest Williams)
When Women Were Birds (Terry Tempest Williams)
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Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in T (Alyssa Mastromonaco)
Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in T (Alyssa Mastromonaco)
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Why I'm Like This (Cynthia Kaplan)
Why I'm Like This (Cynthia Kaplan)
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Wilderness Essays (John Muir)
Wilderness Essays (John Muir)
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Wintering (Katherine May)
Wintering (Katherine May)
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With or Without You (Domenica Ruta)
With or Without You (Domenica Ruta)
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