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Star Stuff Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos by Stephanie Roth Sisson (2014)
    Reviewed by snow on June 12, 2015 tagged biographypicture book

Song of the Vikings Snorri and the Making of Norse Myths by Nancy Marie Brown (2014)
    Reviewed by robert on November 28, 2014 tagged biographyhistory
    Poet Snorri Sturluson lived it up in 13th century Iceland, creating the greatest collection of Norse myths.

The Hiltons The True Story of An American Dynasty by J. Randy Taraborrelli (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on May 9, 2014 tagged biographyhistory
    The story of hotel mogul Conrad Hilton and his (sometimes) out-of-control family.

Laughing At My Nightmare by Shane Burcaw (2014)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on February 13, 2015 tagged biographyhumor

Malala: A Brave Girl From Pakistan  | Iqbal: A Brave Boy from Pakistan Two Stories of Bravery by Jeanette Winter (2014)
    Reviewed by craigseasholes on February 20, 2015 tagged biographypicture book

I Am Amelia Earhart (Ordinary People Change the World) by Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on January 23, 2015 tagged biographygraphic novelpicture book

My Heart is a Drunken Compass A Memoir by Domingo Martinez (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on January 2, 2015 tagged biography
    After a painful time, an author draws closer to his estranged family and the woman who will become his wife.

Save the Date The Occasional Mortifications of a Serial Wedding Guest by Jen Doll (2014)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on January 2, 2015 tagged biography
    A perpetual bridesmaid struggles to figure out why she’s never half of the happy couple.

Sisters by Raina Telgemeier (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on November 28, 2014 tagged biographycoming of agegraphic novel
    Raina wanted a little sister to play with, but Amara doesn’t want to do anything her older sister does.

Rasputin A Short Life by Frances Welch (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on November 14, 2014 tagged biography
    Grigory Rasputin, a quasi-religious figure, enjoyed the patronage of Russia’s royal family before his assassination.

The Slam Bobby Jones and the Price of Glory by Curt Sampson (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on December 5, 2014 tagged biography
    Bobby Jones, well-known amateur golfer, is the only golfer to ever win the hallowed Grand Slam.

Confessions of an Ivy League Frat Boy A Memoir by Andrew Lohse (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 3, 2014 tagged biographycoming of age
    Lohse’s memoir of the out of control, mean-spirited, depraved hazing required to get into a frat at Dartmouth.

Petty Theft by Pascal Girard (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on April 15, 2016 tagged biographygraphic novel

Facing the Music by Jennifer Knapp (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 19, 2014 tagged biography
    Christian music star Jennifer Knapp stayed off the grid for 7 years before announcing her same-sex relationship.

An Age of License A Travelogue by Lucy Knisley (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on October 10, 2014 tagged biographygraphic novel
    Cartoonist Lucy Knisley travels to a Norwegian comics festival and then around Europe as she examines her life.

Get Over It! by Corinne Mucha (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on December 12, 2014 tagged biographygraphic novel
    Corinne Mucha moved to Chicago with her boyfriend. They lived together for five months before they broke up.

Enduring Courage Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed by John F. Ross (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 15, 2014 tagged biographynonfiction
    Eddie Rickenbacker was a mechanic, race driver, WWI ace, automobile manufacturer, and president of Eastern Airlines.

How the World Was A California Childhood by Emmanuel Guibert (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on July 18, 2014 tagged biographycoming of agegraphic novel
    Emmanuel Guibert’s graphic novel based on his friend Alan Cope’s tales of his California childhood.

God Loves Hair by Vivek Shraya, Juliana Neufeld (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 29, 2014 tagged biographyshort stories
    Short, illustrated stories from Vivek Shraya’s life about growing up Indian-Canadian and LGBTQ.

The Hospital Suite by John Porcellino (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on June 10, 2016 tagged biographygraphic novel

Halfway Home: Drawing My Way Through Japan by Christine Mari Inzer (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on August 14, 2015 tagged biographygraphic novelnonfiction

The Iridescence of Birds: A Book About Henri Matisse by Patricia MacLachlan, Hadley Hooper (2014)
    Reviewed by wally on March 4, 2016 tagged biographypicture book

The Contract by Derek Jeter, Paul Mantell (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 5, 2014 tagged biographychapter book
    Young Derek Jeter writes a paper about his dream of becoming a NY Yankee. His teacher says it’s too unrealistic.

The Terrorist's Son: A Story of Choice by Zak Ebrahim (2014)
    Reviewed by diane on August 19, 2016 tagged audiobookbiography

Alone Forever The Singles Collection by Liz Prince (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on July 11, 2014 tagged biographygraphic novel
    Autobiographical comics full of awkwardness, crushes, punk music, beards, a cat, friendship, flirting, and more.

We Should Hang Out Sometime: Embarrassingly, A True Story by Josh Sundquist (2014)
    Reviewed by silver on January 29, 2016 tagged biographycoming of ageromance

Tolstoy's False Disciple: The Untold Story of Leo Tolstoy and Vladimir Chertkov by Alexandra Popoff (2014)
    Reviewed by robert on September 18, 2015 tagged biographyliterarynonfiction

The Dumbest Idea Ever! by Jimmy Gownley (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on August 8, 2014 tagged biographygraphic novel
    After Jimmy Gownley decided he wanted to draw comics, he self-published his first when he was only 15.

U2 The Definitive Biography by John Jobling (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on July 11, 2014 tagged biography
    A definitive, behind-the-scenes look at the band U2.

The Dirty Version On Stage, in the Studio, and in the Streets with Ol' Dirty Bastard by Buddha Monk, Mickey Hess (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 19, 2014 tagged biography
    An in-depth biography of the Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard by his friend Buddha Monk.

The World's Strongest Librarian: A Book Lover's Adventures by Josh Hanagarne (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on January 15, 2016 tagged biography

Pregnant Butch Nine Long Months Spent in Drag by A.K. Summers (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on October 3, 2014 tagged biographygraphic novel
    A.K. Summers’ graphic novel memoir about when she was a pregnant butch dyke.

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by Caitlin Doughty (2014)
    Reviewed by dawnrutherford on April 17, 2015 tagged biographynonfiction

The Madwoman in the Volvo My Year of Raging Hormones by Sandra Tsing Loh (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on October 17, 2014 tagged biography
    One woman’s roller coaster year going through menopause.

John Wayne The Life and Legend by Scott Eyman (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 21, 2014 tagged biography
    An in-depth biography of the symbol of American manliness.

The Lady and Her Monsters: A Tale of Dissections, Real-Life Dr. Frankensteins, and the Creation of Mary Shelley's Masterpiece by Roseanne Montillo (2013)
    Reviewed by robert on October 30, 2015 tagged biographyclassicscience

Crazy Rich Power, Scandal and Tragedy Inside the Johnson & Johnson Dynasty by Jerry Oppenheimer (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on November 8, 2013 tagged biographyhistory
    Johnson & Johnson’s success brought wealth to its founders, but a lot of trouble to their heirs.

The 13-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on November 22, 2013 tagged biographychapter bookfantasyhumor
    If Andy and Terry don’t finish the book they promised their publisher, they’ll have to leave their awesome treehouse.

Randolph Caldecott The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing by Leonard S. Marcus (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on December 13, 2013 tagged artbiographypicture book
    Bank clerk Randolph Caldecott taught himself to draw and forever changed the way children’s books were illustrated.

A Curious Man The Strange & Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe It or Not!" Ripley by Neal Thompson (2013)
    Reviewed by sharonlevin on November 15, 2013 tagged biography
    The colorful life of Robert Ripley, the cartoonist who created “Believe It or Not!"

Turn Around Bright Eyes The Rituals of Love and Karaoke by Rob Sheffield (2013)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on July 4, 2014 tagged biography
    Rob Sheffield gets through grief and finds new love through the magic of karaoke.

The Girl A Life in the Shadow of Roman Polanski by Samantha Geimer (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 27, 2013 tagged biographynonfiction

VJ The Unplugged Adventures of MTV’s First Wave by Gavin Edwards, Nina Blackwood, Mark Goodman, Alan Hunter, Martha Quinn (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 27, 2013 tagged biographyhistory

This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage by Ann Patchett (2013)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on June 20, 2014 tagged biographyessays
    Ann Patchett muses on marriage, writing, dogs, and more.

Running with the Kenyans by Adharanand Finn (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 30, 2013 tagged biographynonfiction

The Reason I Jump The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old-Boy with Autism by Naoki Higashida, David Mitchell, KA Yoshida (2013)
    Reviewed by dawnrutherford on June 6, 2014 tagged biographycoming of agenonfiction
    Autism kept Naoki from communicating with his family, but he learned to write and published this book about himself.

The Death of Santini The Story of a Father and His Son by Pat Conroy (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on November 22, 2013 tagged biography
    Pat Conroy’s follow-up memoir about his complicated relationship as an adult with his famously abusive father.

236 Pounds of Class Vice President A Memoir of Teenage Insecurity, Obesity, and Virginity by Jason Mulgrew (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 5, 2012 tagged biography

Paperboy An Enchanting True Story of a Belfast Paperboy Coming to Terms with the Troubles by Tony Macauley (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 30, 2013 tagged biographycoming of age

A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin by Jen Bryant, Melissa Sweet (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by sarahhunt on February 19, 2016 tagged artbiographypicture book

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