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Eunice : the Kennedy who changed the world

Now, in Eunice, Pulitzer Prize winner Eileen McNamara finally brings Eunice Kennedy Shriver out from her brothers' shadow to show an officious, ...

Being Wagner : the story of the most provocative composer who ever lived

Being Wagner brings to life this towering figure, creator of the most sublime and most controversial body of work ever known.

Educated : a memoir

Only then would she wonder if she'd traveled too far, if there was still a way home. Educated is an account of the struggle for self-invention.

My dead parents : a memoir

And can we learn to love our parents not as our parents, but simply as people? Universal and personal; heartbreaking and redemptive, My Dead ...

Neruda : the poet's calling

The book vividly depicts Neruda's monumental life, potent verse, and ardent belief in the "poet's obligation" to use poetry for social good.

Everything's bigger in Texas : the life and times of Kinky Friedman

From the 1970s music scene in L.A. with Tom Waits and the Band, to political platforms advocating legalized marijuana, to friendships with John ...

Wallis in love : the untold life of the Duchess of Windsor, the woman who changed the monarchy

For fans of the Netflix series The Crown and from the author of the New York Times bestseller 17 Carnations comes a captivating biography of ...

Avedon : something personal

The book contains startlingly candid reminiscences by Mike Nichols, Calvin Klein, Claude Picasso, Renata Adler, Brooke Shields, David Remnick, ...

Brutus : the noble conspirator

In this comprehensive and stimulating biography Kathryn Tempest delves into contemporary sources to bring to light the personal and political ...

Agatha Christie : a mysterious life

A passionate and accomplished writer, Laura Thompson now turns her highly acclaimed biographical skills to Agatha Christie.

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