Comedian and actress Amy Poehler is best known for her roles on Saturday Night Live and Parks and Recreation. When Poehler was asked to share her life in print, she struggled with the concept of writing an autobiography. In fact, she relates this to “hacking away at a freezer with a screwdriver.”
Book reviews for the personal memoirs category
Book reviews for the personal memoirs category available in various formats including audio books and eBooks for PC, Kindle, CD download and more.
George Harrison the former Beatles lead guitarist was often called the quiet one and often shadowed by the very great talents of John Lennon and Paul McCartney he was a very gifted lead guitarist, lyricist and songwriter.
The Year of Magical Thinking, Joan Didion’s memoir of death and coping. With forthright honesty and candor Didion recounts her life the year after the death of her husband, John Gregory Dunne. As the couple sat down to dinner one night, Dunne
Is it possible to escape from Siberia? In The Long Walk, author Slavomir Rawicz tells his story of an amazing escape from some of the most unforgiving land on earth where he was held as a political prisoner.
Here’s another of Oprah’s book club choices. While the subject matter is regarding Jews in the holocaust, there are messages for people of all ethnicities and religious backgrounds. The main character of Night is a religious Jewish teenager named Eliezer.
A young couple John and Jenny were just starting their life together, everything was going smoothly, they had a beautiful small home and life was looking pretty good. The only thing missing was a family pet, so then they brought home Marley, a small yellowish Labrador puppy. From there