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Step into someone else’s shoes this summer by reading a memoir or biography! Politicians, artists, musicians, journalists, entertainers, athletes, soldiers, novelists, filmmakers, and activists from all around the globe are featured in this month's Memoirs & Biographies display.
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For additional recommendations on great memoirs and biographies, check out the following resources:
- Pulitzer Prize in Biography and Autobiography - winners and finalists, 1917-2013
- GoodReads picks for Best Biographies / Memoirs
- Six Word Memoirs
- "The evocative world of the six-word memoir : A Q&A with new TED ebook author Larry Smith"
- "The lives of 10 famous painters, visualized as minimalist infographic biographies"
- "True originals : Biographies that defy expectations"