#memoirs

Sex Workers’ Voices: 10 Books About Sex Work by Sex Workers

The best way to start the conversation around sex work is to listen to actual sex workers. Learn more on the topic with these books, including Whip Smart: The True Story of a Secret Life by Melissa Febos.

Read Harder: A Memoir By a Latinx Author

Looking for a memoir by a Latinx author for the Read Harder challenge? This is a list of recommendations to get you started!

5 Moving Memoirs in Verse By Amazing Women

Find powerful memoirs in verse by women about growing up African American, refugee life, and more to move you with courage and wisdom.

25 Best Funny Audiobooks for Your Holiday Road Trip

Before you pile into the car to visit family for holiday gatherings, here are the 25 best funny audiobooks for those holiday road trips, including Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah.

4 Great Global Graphic Memoirs

If you can't actually travel the world, why not explore it via these outstanding global graphic memoirs?

9 Diverse Memoirs You Should Add to Your Reading List

Looking to read more diverse memoirs? Here's a list of memoirs, written by authors from all over the world, and all walks of life.

12 New Memoirs Written by Asian Authors

There are some great new memoirs by Asian writers out this year, like Sigh, Gone by Phuc Tran.

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.

8 Memoirs About Mothers, Motherhood, and Loss

A reader on the memoirs about mothers and motherhood that helped her navigate the transition from "mothered" to "motherless."

Favorite Funny Memoirs By Funny People

Check out this selection of one reader's favorite funny memoirs because who couldn't use more laughter in their lives these days?

5 Compelling Memoirs of Women Who Hiked the PCT

Here are a select few of the most interesting memoirs written or co-authored by women who hiked the Pacific Crest Trail.

3 Great Memoirs Written (and Narrated) by Queer Women

Celebrate Pride Month and queer voices by reading these three captivating audiobook memoirs written and narrated by queer women.

5 New Memoirs That Will Make You Laugh and Cry

Looking for a book to make you laugh, cry, and grow? Check out these 2020 new memoirs and personal essays that will take you on an emotional journey.

5 New Books Written By Women That Get Real About Mental Health

As the public conversations around mental health continue to grow, these new books about living with mental illness offer more insight.

20 Must-Read Black American Memoirs for a More Inclusive TBR

Black History Month is the perfect time to read more about black Americans. Here is our list of some must-read black American memoirs that fit the bill.