Posted on 09/17/2019 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Edward Snowden’s memoir, Permanent Record, went on sale today. Many Americans aren’t interested in hearing what the whistle-blowing former CIA...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/17/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Earlier this month, Jane Friedman shared a guest post reminding potential (or current) memoirists to keep their focus tight. The...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 09/12/2019 at 09:59 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another memoir is hitting shelves on September 24, but from a decidedly different type of writer. Actress Demi Moore has...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 09/12/2019 at 08:13 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

After more than seventy years, a Nazi victim’s diary will appear in English in less than two weeks. Renia Spiegel,...

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Tagged As: History, Memoir

Posted on 09/11/2019 at 09:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The teen years were tough for many of us. But imagine you’re a black teen in 1963. You’re facing your...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 09/09/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Would you like to read the memoir of a defense secretary’s former speechwriter? If so, Mother Jones has bad news...

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Tagged As: Memoir, Nonfiction, Politics

Posted on 09/08/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Are you ready for some football? Okay, we’re actually posting about soccer — known as football outside of the U.S....

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Tagged As: Memoir, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 09/06/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s new release roundup should satisfy both sides of the political spectrum. Up first is a new picture book inspired...

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Posted on 09/06/2019 at 11:08 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve shared quite a few posts on the stylistic tricks to writing a memoir. But here’s another consideration you’ll want...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 09/04/2019 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A woman who gained unwanted fame as the victim of a high-profile sexual assault has revealed her name publicly as...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Memoir, Nonfiction