Popular Memoir Books

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The Glass Castle The Glass Castle (Paperback)
by (shelved 4982 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.25 — 748,731 ratings — published 2005
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Bossypants Bossypants (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 4157 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.95 — 706,403 ratings — published 2011
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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (Hardcover)
by (shelved 4022 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.98 — 497,035 ratings — published 2012
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Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love (Paperback)
by (shelved 3219 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.53 — 1,308,514 ratings — published 2006
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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 3103 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.12 — 2,299,286 ratings — published 1947
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Yes Please Yes Please (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3058 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.82 — 341,635 ratings — published 2014
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Night (The Night Trilogy, #1) Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 2936 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.31 — 822,521 ratings — published 1958
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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
by (shelved 2719 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.85 — 358,938 ratings — published 2011
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Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1) Angela's Ashes (Frank McCourt, #1)
by (shelved 2372 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.09 — 469,043 ratings — published 1996
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When Breath Becomes Air When Breath Becomes Air (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 2344 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.34 — 270,033 ratings — published 2016
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Running with Scissors Running with Scissors (Paperback)
by (shelved 2324 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.71 — 322,771 ratings — published 2002
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Me Talk Pretty One Day Me Talk Pretty One Day (Paperback)
by (shelved 2303 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.98 — 554,824 ratings — published 2000
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Educated Educated (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2252 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.47 — 116,005 ratings — published 2018
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The Year of Magical Thinking The Year of Magical Thinking (Paperback)
by (shelved 1971 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.88 — 114,910 ratings — published 2005
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Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic (Paperback)
by (shelved 1858 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.08 — 103,577 ratings — published 2006
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Orange Is the New Black Orange Is the New Black (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1755 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.71 — 162,355 ratings — published 2010
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Paperback)
by (shelved 1732 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.21 — 330,485 ratings — published 1969
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Between the World and Me Between the World and Me (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1638 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.40 — 142,332 ratings — published 2015
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Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1557 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.03 — 129,953 ratings — published 2012
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Just Kids Just Kids (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1552 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.13 — 142,441 ratings — published 2010
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Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
by (shelved 1497 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.21 — 38,815 ratings — published 2017
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Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1460 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.93 — 92,013 ratings — published 2015
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Why Not Me? Why Not Me? (Paperback)
by (shelved 1381 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.90 — 137,688 ratings — published 2015
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Tuesdays with Morrie Tuesdays with Morrie (Paperback)
by (shelved 1288 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.09 — 661,698 ratings — published 1997
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On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1287 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.32 — 178,666 ratings — published 2000
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A Walk in the Woods A Walk in the Woods (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1264 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.05 — 299,133 ratings — published 1997
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Girl, Interrupted Girl, Interrupted (Paperback)
by (shelved 1263 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.90 — 162,007 ratings — published 1993
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Naked Naked (Paperback)
by (shelved 1229 times as memoir)
avg rating 4.09 — 216,579 ratings — published 1997
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Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books (Paperback)
by (shelved 1222 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.59 — 105,363 ratings — published 2003
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The Liars' Club The Liars' Club (Paperback)
by (shelved 1197 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.93 — 52,752 ratings — published 1995
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H is for Hawk H is for Hawk (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1157 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.73 — 46,870 ratings — published 2015
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Wishful Drinking Wishful Drinking (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1097 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.77 — 48,995 ratings — published 2008
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Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned" Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned" (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1092 times as memoir)
avg rating 3.31 — 107,679 ratings — published 2014
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