The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin Written from 1771 to 1790, this book contains the life history of one of America’s founding fathers. Benjamin Franklin’s autobiography will tell you how a lower-middle classed youth raised up into one of the most admired men in the world.
Not a story to be read without your tissues, the moving, emotional tale of young Anne Frank and her family’s quest to stay hidden from the Nazis during the Second World War is a classic autobiography, and remains a best-seller to this day. The story chronicles how Anne and her family hid in an Amsterdam warehouse, to avoid the Nazis, but ends when they are eventually found.
Having sold more than 500 million copies worldwide, Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling is the best-selling book series in history. The first novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, has sold in excess of 120 million copies, making it one of the best-selling books of all time.
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She performed it majestically during the 70th Academy Awards. “My Heart Will Go On“ won the Oscar for Best Original Song. The original soundtrack to Titanic became the best-selling soundtrack in history, selling 30 million copies, equaling the sales of the album Let’s Talk About Love, which also included the hymn to Jack and Rose's love.Learn More
In Islamic society, the first autobiography was written by Abdallah Ibn Buluggin, last Zirid king of Granada. Notable autobiographies in the 18th century included Edward Gibbon’s and Benjamin Franklin’s. The best way to write an autobiography is to treat your life as an interesting story.Learn More
Recommended by Nick Hornby: Sarah Bakewell’s book is a biography with a difference. Like every great life in the arts, Montaigne’s is hundreds of years long.Learn More
Justin Drew Bieber was born on March 1, 1994 at St. Joseph's Hospital in London, Ontario, Canada and was raised in Stratford, Ontario. He is the son of Pattie Mallette and Jeremy Bieber.He is of French-Canadian, Irish, German, English, and Scottish descent.Learn More
This is a massive list of the best biographies of all time, including the best presidential biographies historical biographies and business biographies.. A deeply detailed account of one of Egypt’s best known Pharaohs, written by one of the most knowledgable academics on the subject. This biography transports you back into ancient history.Learn More
This autobiography remained unfinished and was officially published many years after Marilyn’s death.In her autobiography, this sexy and seductive actress, who was rather considered quite rebellious in her time, shares with readers, the experiences of her rather unhappy childhood.The book also reveals that Marilyn was a very keen observer of human behaviour, reactions and games people play.Learn More
The ecstatic poems of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a Persian poet and Sufi master born 807 years ago in 1207, have sold millions of copies in recent years, making him the most popular poet in the US.Learn More
Lewis wrote this book for McLoughlin 15 years before winning the Nobel Prize for Literature. Discuss this article with other book lovers - visit the Bibliophile Reading group on Shelfari.Learn More
Biography is booming, says the longtime book critic and biographer Elizabeth Taylor. Here she highlights the five fantastic books shortlisted for the National Book Critics Circle 2019 biography award, and how historical lives provide insight into contemporary culture. Interview by Cal Flyn.Learn More
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Biography I was born in Dublin, Ireland, and studied English Literature at Trinity College, Dublin, and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, where I was awarded the Curtis Brown prize. I now offer a scholarship toRead More.Learn More