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Escape from Camp 14 One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West by Blaine Harden (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on June 1, 2012 tagged biography
The Hypocrisy of Disco a Memoir by Clane Hayward (2007)
Reviewed by darcy on November 29, 2013 tagged biography • coming of age
Clane Hayward's memoir about growing up in hippie communes, which were strange and often primitive.
Extraordinary People: A Semi-Comprehensive Guide to Some of the World's Most Fascinating Individuals by Michael Hearst, Aaron Scamihorn (2015)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by sarahhunt on March 25, 2016 tagged biography
Furious Cool Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him by David Henry, Joe Henry (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on August 15, 2014 tagged biography
Richard Pryor became a breakthrough comedian when he stopped telling jokes and started telling the truth.
The Reason I Jump The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old-Boy with Autism by Naoki Higashida, David Mitchell, KA Yoshida (2013)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on June 6, 2014 tagged biography • coming of age • nonfiction
Autism kept Naoki from communicating with his family, but he learned to write and published this book about himself.
John Hughes: A Life in Film: The Genius Behind Ferris Bueller, The Breakfast Club, Home Alone, and more by Kirk Honeycutt (2015)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by emilyreads on January 15, 2016 tagged biography • nonfiction
Unknown Pleasures Inside Joy Division by Peter Hook (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on February 22, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
The story of the influential band Joy Division, from its early days to lead singer Ian Curtis’s suicide.
Hosoi My Life as a Skateboarder Junkie Inmate Pastor by Christian Hosoi (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on July 13, 2012 tagged biography
Through No Fault of My Own A Girl's Diary of Life on Summit Avenue in the Jazz Age by Coco Irvine (2011)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on September 2, 2011 tagged biography • history
Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats by Kristen Iversen (2012)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by sarahhunt on June 3, 2016 tagged biography • history
Slow Getting Up A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile by Nate Jackson (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on December 13, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
Nate Jackson’s NFL tell-all focuses on the less glamorous, impersonal, boring side of playing pro football.
The Year of Living Biblically One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible by A.J. Jacobs (2008)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by guest on October 8, 2010 tagged biography • humor
The Contract by Derek Jeter, Paul Mantell (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on September 5, 2014 tagged biography • chapter book
Young Derek Jeter writes a paper about his dream of becoming a NY Yankee. His teacher says it’s too unrealistic.
Perfect Chaos A Daughter's Journey to Survive Bipolar, a Mother's Struggle to Save Her by Linea Johnson, Cinda Johnson (2012)
Reviewed by silver on October 12, 2012 tagged biography • nonfiction
Wrestling Reality The Life and Mind of Chris Kanyon, Wrestling's Gay Superstar by Chris Kanyon, Ryan Clark (2011)
Reviewed by flemtastic on December 30, 2011 tagged biography • nonfiction
Shiro Wit, Wisdom & Recipes from a Sushi Pioneer, a Memoir by Shiro Kashiba (2011)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on June 6, 2014 tagged biography • cookbook
The life of Shiro Kashiba, one of the first sushi chefs in Seattle.
Life of the Party: The Remarkable Story of How Brownie Wise Built, and Lost, a Tupperware Party Empire by Bob Kealing (2016)
Reviewed by flemtastic on November 4, 2016 tagged biography • history
Facing the Music by Jennifer Knapp (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on September 19, 2014 tagged biography
Christian music star Jennifer Knapp stayed off the grid for 7 years before announcing her same-sex relationship.
An Age of License A Travelogue by Lucy Knisley (2014)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on October 10, 2014 tagged biography • graphic novel
Cartoonist Lucy Knisley travels to a Norwegian comics festival and then around Europe as she examines her life.
The Astronaut Wives Club A True Story by Lily Koppel (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on November 14, 2014 tagged biography
The stories of the women behind the men of the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo space programs.
Stitches A Handbook on Meaning, Hope and Repair by Anne Lamott (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on May 9, 2014 tagged biography • essays
Essayist Anne Lamott meditates on the ways we manage to keep going when life swats us down.
Lost Childhood My Life in a Japanese Prison Camp During World War II by Annelex Hofstra Layson (2008)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on June 24, 2011 tagged biography • history