#memoirs

9 Riveting Memoirs About Crime Families

Find some of the best memoirs about crime families, from mobs to cults to drug running, offering perspective on criminalization.

12 Queer Memoirs for When You Feel Alone

You are your own person, but sometimes it's nice to see that others are the same, which is why we've collected the best queer memoirs for you, like I Hope We Choose Love by Kai Cheng Thom.

5 of the Best Contemporary Memoirs by Women

Each one of these contemporary memoirs by women shows us that we have stories to tell that reveal truths about the world we live in.

Alone Together Now: 9 Books About Life During COVID-19

Stories from doctors, writers, artists, and children about life during COVID-19, from firsthand accounts and poetry to lighthearted musings.

5 Compelling Memoirs From Doctors

Venture into hospitals and clinics around the world, and learn about the challenges faced by healthcare workers with these memoirs by doctors, including The Beauty in Breaking by Michele Harper.

15 of the Best Female Comedian Books

If funny female authors are your jam, then good news! We've got some hilarious female comedian books and memoirs for you!

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.