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One of the best ways to learn about human nature and the world is through reading biographies and memoir books. Learn the challenges faced by black entertainers by reading the biographies of famous musicians. Biographies of women entrepreneurs are a good way to discover the struggles and challenges faced by women in the business world. Experience examples of racial discrimination by reading the accounts of those who have endured and survived through the hatred. Movie star biographies can help you appreciate the success of your favorite actor or actress by learning how they earned their success. Draw inspiration and guidance from the memoir examples of others who have had the courage to write the stories of their own lives.

Biographies and memoirs are good for more than drawing inspiration. The lives of the successful can teach you how to go about enriching your life and creating your own fortune. You can learn from their mistakes and victories.

At PublicBookshelf you can read books online free. Who knows? You may discover you have a lot in common with some of the people about whose lives you have read.

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  1. Blues Then and Now - The History of the Blues
    Blues Then and Now - The History of the Blues

    by Frank Leanza

    Blues Then and Now - The History of the Blues
    by Frank Leanza

    Rating: 2.9/5 (358 votes cast)

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    Trace the origin of the blues from its African roots into new music forms such as rock and roll, jazz and R&B. Meet the fascinating men and women who lived, built, revived and helped evolve the blues style.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Entertainment, History

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  2. Communicating with God: One Person at a Time
    Communicating with God: One Person at a Time

    by Stanislaus Andrew Condon

    Communicating with God: One Person at a Time
    by Stanislaus Andrew Condon

    Rating: 2.9/5 (385 votes cast)

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    A lively and humorous memoir of a Catholic priest who learned to cherish his family values as a displaced person in wartime Eastern Europe. His reflections show how he endured training, implemented the reforms of the Vatican Council and strived to provide a life of service to rural English parishes.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Spirituality, Other Non-fiction

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  3. Family Reunion
    Family Reunion

    by Glenn Lee Starks

    Family Reunion
    by Glenn Lee Starks

    Rating: 2.9/5 (335 votes cast)

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    Charleen had a last wish - she wanted her family to get back together before she died. She hoped their family reunion would force her children to at least talk to one another. But nothing could have prepared the family for the turns all of their lives would take because of the family reunion.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Other Fiction

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  4. LEGACY: The Life of Nikola Tesla
    LEGACY: The Life of Nikola Tesla

    by Norma Brody

    LEGACY: The Life of Nikola Tesla
    by Norma Brody

    Rating: 2.8/5 (403 votes cast)

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    This is the little-known story of Nikola Tesla, the discoverer of alternating current, the father of radar, robotics and wireless transmission. He changed the course of events worldwide but he was never given the accolades he deserved.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Other Non-fiction

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  5. Its My Life & I Can Laugh If I Want To
    Its My Life & I Can Laugh If I Want To

    by Caroline Adams

    Its My Life & I Can Laugh If I Want To
    by Caroline Adams

    Rating: 2.7/5 (420 votes cast)

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    These are very funny events involving memorable characters in everyday life. The author's experiences have been translated to fictional characters, and circumstances around these happenings.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor, Other Fiction

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  6. Just Don't Turn Around
    Just Don't Turn Around

    by Yan Bielek

    Just Don't Turn Around
    by Yan Bielek

    Rating: 2.7/5 (266 votes cast)

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    The sometimes heart-wrenching, and always inspiring, story of an ordinary family living an ordeal of daily life in communist-stricken Czechoslovakia including their seven-month stay in an Austrian refugee camp while they secretly planned their future including a journey to a new life in the USA.

    Category: Biographies & Memoirs

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Caitlin Chadwick, 30, returns home to Valley View and the Double C Ranch after her grandfather dies. Time spent with Garrett Winston, 40-year-old ranch owner and family friend to the Chadwick’s, leaves Caitlin wanting more. Is it possible for them to be more than friends? For this to happen, Garrett must move beyond the past, his divorce, and not struggle with their age difference. Then Scott MacKay blows into town, turning Valley View upside down. Caitlin’s heart is further lost and confused, especially after he kisses her. How can she be attracted to this man when she loves another? As Garrett and Caitlin argue over Scott’s true reasons for being in Valley View, Garrett kisses Caitlin. Now two men are vying for her heart and soul. Caitlin wonders where it will lead her. They are different men, igniting passion on two different levels. Which one has her heart? Which one has her soul? Can one man have both?

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