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A Listmania! list by Kerryann Kenney "Kerryann" (Gilbert, Arizona, USA)
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The list author says: "To me a great biography is like meeting a brilliant person on vacation and having them regale you with their life story"
Audition: A Memoir
1.  Audition: A Memoir by Barbara Walters
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  "Readable, humble and very clear."
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Angela's Ashes: A Memoir
2.  Angela's Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt
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  "Heart breaking and gorgeous"
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Life
3.  Life by Keith Richards
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  "You do not need to be a stones fan to adore this book"
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Personal History
4.  Personal History by Katharine Graham
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  "Like Barbara Walters, this brilliant woman expresses herself so humbly. Excellent, the model of an autobiography"
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Bossypants
5.  Bossypants by Tina Fey
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  ""read" this as an audiobook to enjoy Tina's narration."
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Autobiography of Mark Twain: The Complete and Authoritative Edition, Vol. 1
6.  Autobiography of Mark Twain: The Complete and Authoritative Edition, Vol. 1 by Mark Twain
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  "It is true he goes on for too long about US Grant, but his wit makes me want to underline this. Read this one on an ereader so you can see others annotations. Fun."
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The Diary of a Young Girl
7.  The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
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  "I have read this book countless times."
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The Hiding Place
8.  The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom
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  "Brave, inspirational"
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John Adams
9.  John Adams by David McCullough
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  "I love everything by David MCCullough"
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The Autobiography of Malcolm X (Penguin Modern Classics)
10.  The Autobiography of Malcolm X (Penguin Modern Classics) by Malcolm X
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  "I read this in 9th grade and consider it one of the bravest books I ever read"
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