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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. A Day In The Life Of Alix
    A Day In The Life Of Alix

    by Alix Keys

    A Day In The Life Of Alix
    by Alix Keys

    Rating: 2.4/5 (10 votes cast)

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    Hi! I'm Alix! Now this isn't the story of a normal girl, or a boy. In fact nothing I do is normal. I'M NOT NORMAL. I am a gender fluid teenage girl in a world full of homophobes. This is the tale of insercuritys, fear, secrets, and hopeless love.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Other Fiction, Bookies

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  2. 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 (414 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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  3. 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: 2.8/5 (443 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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  4. Every week in five years.
    Every week in five years.

    by Monika Princy

    Every week in five years.
    by Monika Princy

    Rating: 3.4/5 (16 votes cast)

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    This is life time experience of late 80's School Girls.But Name and Places are not real.For their privacy I kept it secret. Hope you enjoy.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Mystery & Suspense, Other Fiction

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  5. Family Reunion
    Family Reunion

    by Glenn Lee Starks

    Family Reunion
    by Glenn Lee Starks

    Rating: 2.9/5 (415 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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  6. Glaring Shadow - A stream of consciousness novel
    Glaring Shadow - A stream of consciousness novel
    by B S Murthy

    Rating: 3.6/5 (9 votes cast)

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    In a stream of consciousness mode, this is a poignantly romantic self-account of the life 'n times of a man, whose love for a woman molded him into a materialistic mold in which he lost his soul that he regains in the wake of a fatal mishap whereby he consigns his immense wealth to the pangs of..

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs, Other Fiction, Contemporary Romance

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  7. 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: 2.9/5 (571 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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  8. Journey of life...
    Journey of life...

    by AARAV#mylifeline

    Journey of life...
    by AARAV#mylifeline

    Rating: 3.6/5 (7 votes cast)

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    This is my first attempt to put my thoughts & experiences on paper. The book will be about my interpretation of life, how I tried to take hold of my life every time when I was about to breakdown. Which actually ended up making me a stronger women. Hope the readers will enjoy.

    Categories: Biographies & Memoirs

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  9. Just Don't Turn Around
    Just Don't Turn Around

    by Yan Bielek

    Just Don't Turn Around
    by Yan Bielek

    Rating: 2.8/5 (355 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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  10. 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: 3.1/5 (582 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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