Here’s Our List of Awesome Authors’ Memoirs and Biographies!

Here’s Our List of Awesome Authors’ Memoirs and Biographies!

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  Each week, Bookstr scans bestseller lists across the Internet to learn what people are reading, buying, gifting, and talking about most—just so we can ensure consistent, high quality recommendations. This week’s nonfiction picks are memoirs and biographies! Pick these up to see what everyone is talking about!   5. educated by Tara Westover   Image via Amazon   Educated by Tara Westover tells the incredibly true story of Tara’s journey through the world of education. Hailing from the mountains of Idaho, Tara was isolated from mainstream society and when she entered a classroom for the first time, she was seventeen …

8 of Michelle Obama’s Must-Reads

8 of Michelle Obama’s Must-Reads

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Book lovers and Obama supporters alike wait with anticipation every year to hear Barrack Obama’s book picks for that summer. Fortunately, you now have another round of books to choose from thanks to Michelle who has a few book recommendations of her own. Despite your ever-growing to-be-read pile, when Michelle Obama tells you to read a certain book, you listen! Following the release of her own memoir, Becoming, Michelle reveals eight more must-reads in her “By the Book” interview, published on December 6, 2018 in the New York Times. Other titles come from an interview with Jenna Bush Hager and …

8 of Michelle Obama's Must-Reads

8 of Michelle Obama's Must-Reads

Book Culture

Book lovers and Obama supporters alike wait with anticipation every year to hear Barrack Obama’s book picks for that summer. Fortunately, you now have another round of books to choose from thanks to Michelle who has a few book recommendations of her own. Despite your ever-growing to-be-read pile, when Michelle Obama tells you to read a certain book, you listen! Following the release of her own memoir, Becoming, Michelle reveals eight more must-reads in her “By the Book” interview, published on December 6, 2018 in the New York Times. Other titles come from an interview with Jenna Bush Hager and …

The Best Books of 2018 According to Goodreads Readers

The Best Books of 2018 According to Goodreads Readers

Surely we’ve all gone to see a profoundly boring film with bleak comments about the nature of being, interspersed with eclectic yet disjointed scenes and the occasional shaky-cam. If the point of the movie was to reiterate the pointlessness of existence, we think upon leaving, it certainly achieved its goal. Critics, inevitably, will find the film just as meaningful as the filmmaker did. This isn’t to say that critics are always or even frequently wrong—instead, it’s to note that critical approval is not the only measure of quality. Since it matters what we readers love, let’s take a look at some …