#biographies

5 of the Best Sylvia Plath Biographies

Get to know the woman behind timeless classics, including THE BELL JAR, through these insightful Sylvia Plath biographies.

20 Biography Books For Kids To Help Them Dream Big

A collection of the best biography books for kids to help them learn about history's most fascinating people and dream a bit bigger, including Turning Pages: My Life Story by Sonya Sotomayor, illustrated by Lulu Delacre.

Environmentalist Heroes: 5 Biographies and Memoirs

Get inspired by these great nonfiction books about environmentalists who have advocated to preserve and protect the natural world, including titles like Unbowed by Wangari Maathi.

11 Great Biographies of U.S. Suffragists

Get to know, and take inspiration from, some of the leaders of the women's suffrage movement with these biographies about U.S. suffragists.

5 Biographies of Women Politicians You Need To Read Now

Get to know some trailblazing, history-making political figures through these inspiring biographies of women politicians.

40+ Celebrity Books You Should Read This Year

From celebrity memoirs to books about fictional celebrities, these are the best celebrity books that will fuel your reading interest for months.

A Brief History of Presidential Autobiographies

Presidential autobiographies have a long history, but their role is changing. Retrospective memoirs are giving way to campaign bios.

8 Books About Judy Garland to Read After Seeing JUDY

The film JUDY follows the life of one of the most iconic actors of classic film. Want to know more about her? Check out these books about Judy Garland.

13 Nonfiction Books About Real, Live Librarians

Librarians are the heart of book culture. So read a book about a librarian! Click for 13 nonfiction books about librarians who will knock your socks off.

Reconsidering the Life of Oscar Wilde in Four New Works