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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.
March Book One by John Lewis (2013)
Reviewed by craigseasholes on January 17, 2014 tagged biography • graphic novel • history
The story of Congressman John Lewis' early life and activism during the 1960s Civil Rights struggles.
Master of Deceit J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies by Marc Aronson (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 23, 2012 tagged biography • history • nonfiction
My Boyfriend Wrote a Book About Me And Other Stories I Shouldn't Share with Acquaintances, Coworkers, Taxi drivers, Assistants, Job Interviewers, ... and Ex/Current/Future Boyfriends but Have by Hilary Winston (2011)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on November 25, 2011 tagged biography • humor • nonfiction
My Father's Paradise A Son's Search for His Jewish Past in Kurdish Iraq by Ariel Sabar (2008)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on February 22, 2009 tagged biography • mystery
My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf (2012)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on April 5, 2013 tagged biography • coming of age • graphic novel
Derf Backderf went to school with Jeffery Dahmer. Their lives seemed similar, but Dahmer’s was a lonely nightmare.
My Heart is a Drunken Compass A Memoir by Domingo Martinez (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on January 2, 2015 tagged biography
After a painful time, an author draws closer to his estranged family and the woman who will become his wife.
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.
My Shadow in the Distance (Little Nothings Volume 4) by Lewis Trondheim (2011)
Reviewed by geneambaum on January 13, 2012 tagged biography • graphic novel
Mythmaker The Life of J.R.R. Tolkien, creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings by Anne E. Neimark (2012)
Reviewed by snow on January 4, 2013 tagged biography
Nine Years Under Coming of Age in an Inner-City Funeral Home by Sheri Booker (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on February 7, 2014 tagged biography • nonfiction
Everything Sheri Booker learned about life and business during nine years working at a Baltimore funeral home.
The Notes Ronald Reagan's Private Collection of Stories and Wisdom by Ronald Reagan, Douglas Brinkley (2011)
Reviewed by flemtastic on September 2, 2011 tagged biography • history
Papa is a Poet a story about Robert Frost by Natalie S. Bober, Rebecca Gibbon (2013)
Reviewed by snow on December 20, 2013 tagged biography • picture book • poetry
Lesley tells the story of growing up with her father, the poet Robert Frost.
Paperboy An Enchanting True Story of a Belfast Paperboy Coming to Terms with the Troubles by Tony Macauley (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 30, 2013 tagged biography • coming of age
Part Wild Caught Between the Worlds of Wolves and Dogs by Ceiridwen Terrill (2012)
Reviewed by darcy on December 20, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
Terrill sees the beauty in her adopted wolf-dog puppy even when others worry he’s a monster.
Paying For It A Comic-Strip Memoir about Being a John by Chester Brown (2011)
Reviewed by geneambaum on September 2, 2011 tagged biography • graphic novel
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
Pregnant Butch Nine Long Months Spent in Drag by A.K. Summers (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 3, 2014 tagged biography • graphic novel
A.K. Summers’ graphic novel memoir about when she was a pregnant butch dyke.
Primates The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas by Jim Ottaviani, Maris Wicks (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 6, 2013 tagged biography • graphic novel • nonfiction
The story of how Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas studied wild primates.
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.
The Railway Man A POW’s Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness by Eric Lomax (2008)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 31, 2013 tagged biography • history
POW Neil Lomax helped construct the Burma-Siam railway. 30 years later he meets a soldier who tortured him.
Randolph Caldecott The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing by Leonard S. Marcus (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on December 13, 2013 tagged art • biography • picture book
Bank clerk Randolph Caldecott taught himself to draw and forever changed the way children’s books were illustrated.