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Rob Delaney Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage. by Rob Delaney (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on April 25, 2014 tagged biography • essays • humor
Funny essays on parenting, growing up, bed wetting, sobriety, and writing jokes.
A User's Guide to Neglectful Parenting by Guy Delisle (2013)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on January 31, 2014 tagged biography • graphic novel • nonfiction
Guy Delisle’s days with his kids are one step removed from disaster.
18 in America A Young Golfer's Epic Journey to Find the Essence of the Game by Dylan Dethier (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 23, 2013 tagged biography • coming of age
Save the Date The Occasional Mortifications of a Serial Wedding Guest by Jen Doll (2014)
Reviewed by emilyreads on January 2, 2015 tagged biography
A perpetual bridesmaid struggles to figure out why she’s never half of the happy couple.
Hope and Other Luxuries A Mother's Life with a Daughter's Anorexia by Clare B. Dunkle (2015)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 27, 2015 tagged biography • coming of age
Proper Go Well High A Trains Are...Mint Book by Oliver East (2008)
Reviewed by geneambaum on February 11, 2011 tagged biography • graphic novel
Oliver East walks from Manchester to Liverpool, sketching, recording his trip and his thoughts along the way.
VJ The Unplugged Adventures of MTV’s First Wave by Gavin Edwards, Nina Blackwood, Mark Goodman, Alan Hunter, Martha Quinn (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on September 27, 2013 tagged biography • history
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 23, 2013 tagged art • biography • history
My Mother's Wars by Lillian Faderman (2013)
Reviewed by darcy on November 22, 2013 tagged biography • history
Lillian’s mother dreamed of becoming a dancer. But after she's kicked out of her home, her life took a bad turn.
Marbles Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, & Me by Ellen Forney (2012)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on February 15, 2013 tagged biography • graphic novel
Artist Ellen Forney tries to figure out how to deal with bipolar disorder in a way that doesn’t kill her creativity.
Writing Movies for Fun and Profit How We Made a Billion Dollars at the Box Office and You Can, Too! by Robert Ben Garant, Thomas Lennon (2011)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on October 21, 2011 tagged biography • nonfiction
Two script writers tell everything they learned while writing and rewriting scripts to make studios piles of money.
Truth in Numbers? Everything According to Wikipedia by Scott Glosserman, Nic Hill (2011)
Reviewed by geneambaum on November 18, 2011 tagged biography • nonfiction • video
I'll Seize the Day Tomorrow by Jonathan Goldstein (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 29, 2013 tagged biography • humor
Jonathan Goldstein, star of the NPR radio show Wiretap, documents the year between his 39th and 40th birthdays.
The Dumbest Idea Ever! by Jimmy Gownley (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on August 8, 2014 tagged biography • graphic novel
After Jimmy Gownley decided he wanted to draw comics, he self-published his first when he was only 15.
The 13-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on November 22, 2013 tagged biography • chapter book • fantasy • humor
If Andy and Terry don’t finish the book they promised their publisher, they’ll have to leave their awesome treehouse.
How the World Was A California Childhood by Emmanuel Guibert (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on July 18, 2014 tagged biography • coming of age • graphic novel
Emmanuel Guibert’s graphic novel based on his friend Alan Cope’s tales of his California childhood.
Women Aren't Supposed to Fly The Memoirs of a Female Flight Surgeon by Harriet A. Hall (2008)
Reviewed by davidtomashek on December 31, 2010 tagged biography • history
Laughter, Tears, and Braids A Father's Journey Through Losing His Wife to Cancer by Bruce Ham (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on January 16, 2015 tagged biography
Blood, Bones & Butter The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef by Gabrielle Hamilton (2011)
Reviewed by darcy on October 12, 2012 tagged biography
The World's Strongest Librarian: A Book Lover's Adventures by Josh Hanagarne (2014)
Reviewed by darcy on January 15, 2016 tagged biography