Books in Autobiography

Detour: My Bipolar Road Trip in 4-D

By all appearances, Lizzie Simon was perfect. She had an Ivy League education, lots of friends, a loving family, and a dazzling career as a theater producer by the age of twenty-three. But that wasnt enough: Lizzie still felt alone in the world, and largely misunderstood. Having been diagnosed with bipolar disorder as a teenager, she longed to meet others like herself; sh

Books in Autobiography

The Orchard: A Memoir

At twenty-one, Theresa Weir falls in love with AdrianCurtis, the pride of a prominent local family whose lives and orchard are saidto be cursed. Married after only three months, young Theresa finds life withAdrian on the farm far more difficult and dangerous than she expected. Rejectedby her husbands family as an outsider, she slowly learns about the isolatedworld of farm

Genre: Autobiography

Scream: A Memoir of Glamour and Dysfunction

In this darkly funny, surprising memoir, the original Lit Girl and author of the era-defining Slaves of New York considers her life in and outside of New York City, from the heyday of the 1980s to her life today in a tiny upstate town that proves that fact is always stranger than fiction. With the publication of her acclaimed short story collection Slaves of New York, Ta

Category: Autobiography

Passing for Thin: Losing Half My Weight and Finding My Self

Passing for Thin: Losing Half My Weight and Finding My Self

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