Books Similar to The Art of Memoir

Are you interested in finding books similar to The Art of Memoir by Mary Karr? The Art of Memoir can best be described as follows: Credited with sparking the current memoir explosion, Mary Karrs The Liars Club spent more than a year at the top of the New York Times list. She followed with two other smash bestsellers: Cherry and Lit, which were critical hits as well..

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Books Similar to The Art of Memoir

1. Just Kids by author Patti Smith.
Description: In Just Kids, Patti Smiths first book ofprose, the legendary American artist offers a never-before-seen glimpse of her remarkable relationship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in the epochal days of New York City and the Chelsea Hotelin the late sixties and seventies. An honest and moving story of youth and friendship, Smith brings the same unique, lyrical quality to Just Kids as she has to the rest of her formidable body of workfrom her influential 1975 album Horses to her visual art and poetry.

2. Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by author J. D. Vance.
Description: #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ‘You will not read a more important book about America this year.’The Economist ‘A riveting book.

3. Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by author Sheryl Sandberg.
Description: Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that womens voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives.

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