Category Review: Obama Tackles Biography & Autobiography
- Leader Biography. // United States Country Review;2011, p298
A biography of U.S. President Barack Obama who was born in Hawaii on August 4, 1961 is presented.
- BIOGRAPHY/AUTOBIOGRAPHY/MEMOIRS. // Publishers Weekly;3/4/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 9, preceding p1
Announces the availability of several biography and autobiography books.
- iBooks Bestsellers. // Publishers Weekly;7/4/2016, Vol. 263 Issue 27, p15
Charts are presented that rank the bestselling books for the week ended June 26, 2016 in various categories including fiction and literature, romance and biographies and memoirs.
- Dream Woman Â· 12-15-01. Tucker, Libby // Paterson Literary Review;2003, Issue 32, p241
Presents the autobiography "Dream Woman Â· 12-15-01."
- Fictitious Biographies. // America;4/20/1929, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p30
The article focuses on the best selling book containing a young woman's autobiography, and the rise of fictitious autobiography. Accordingly, the book has the tendency of coloring strictly patterned precise facts with occasional dramatic trimmings, characterized as a fictitious autobiography. It...
- Woman/Body/Landscape: Imaginary Geographies in the Writing of Karen Connelly. Bailey, Suzanne // Canadian Literature;Summer2004, Issue 181, p62
Karen Connelly's poetry and prose belong both to the genre of travel writing and to a sort of autobiographical writing. Travel writing is a sort of creative non-fiction where events are imiaginatively reconstructed. Connelly's "Touch the Dragon: A Thai Journal" is about the year she spent...
- E-Books Show Up Some More in February. // Book Publishing Report;Mar2011, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p5
The article reports on the surge of electronic books in February 2011 and offers information about the ranking of best sellers. It notes that there are 203 International Standard Book Numbers (ISBNs) for February with 144 new titles and 59 of which are new editions of previous bestsellers....
- CATEGORY BESTSELLERS JUNE 29-AUG. 2, 2015. // Publishers Weekly;8/17/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 33, p16
Several charts are presented with the best selling books in categories such as biography, history, and graphic novels as of June 29-August 2, 2015 including titles such as "A Time For Truth" by Ted Cruz, "Adios, America" by Ann Coulter, and "American Born Chinese" by Sui Ishida.
- Hardcover Bestsellers/Nonfiction. Maryles, Daisy // Publishers Weekly;3/5/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 10, p18
A list of nonfiction hardcover bestsellers as of March 5, 2007 is presented. First on the list is "The Secret," by Rhonda Byrne. It is followed by "The Audacity of Hope," by Barack Obama and "You: On a Diet," by Michael F. Roizen and Mehmet C. Oz. Information on other books on the list is...