Stories tagged: memoir
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
The graphic novelist who first cracked the bestseller list by writing about her teeth has turned her focus to another part of her body, her stomach. It’s yes, a gutsy …
Sat., Feb. 16, 2019
Books: Gary Sinise’s memoir isn’t your typical celebrity dispatch. Then again, he’s not your typical actor.
The plain-spoken, Midwest-grounded Sinise has always been about the work and not the fame, so he resisted prodding by his agents and managers to write a memoir.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018
In a brief moment of uninhibited candor – complete with some spontaneous swearing – that set the internet ablaze, Michelle Obama said the belief that women can “have it all” …
Fri., June 22, 2018
When she was 14, Diane Guerrero, the actress best known for her roles in “Orange Is the New Black” and “Jane the Virgin,” was separated from her immigrant parents, too.
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018
Former FBI Director James Comey says he thinks it’s possible the Russians have compromising information on President Donald Trump, that there is “some evidence of obstruction of justice” in the …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018
Michelle Obama’s memoir, one of the most highly anticipated books in recent years, is coming out Nov. 13.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017
Geraldo Rivera is apologizing for a memoir published a quarter-century ago that recounts sexual experiences he says he’s now “embarrassed” about.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017
In his new autobiography, retired astronaut Scott Kelly gives an unflinchingly blunt take on his U.S. record-breaking year in space.
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017
Darned if the soothsayers aren’t right some times. Take the one who approached Gabourey Sidibe and announced: “I’m psychic. … I can see in your eyes that you have a …
Mon., April 24, 2017
Jenner says she just needed to get it all out, from thoughts of suicide as she was pursued by paparazzi to the women she loved, married and shared certain aspects …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017
Mayte (MY’-tay) Garcia writes in a new memoir excerpted in People magazine that baby Amiir was born with Pfeiffer syndrome type 2, a disorder that causes skeletal abnormalities. She says …
Fri., May 6, 2016
Laura Landgraf of Post Falls revisits that painful past, but with a perspective of recovery, in a newly released memoir: “The Fifth Sister: From Victim to Victor — Overcoming Child …
Wed., Jan. 8, 2014
WASHINGTON — The White House is bristling over former Defense Secretary Robert Gates’ new memoir accusing President Barack Obama of showing too little enthusiasm for the U.S. war mission in …