Find your new favorite reads with this collection of top titles curated by our expert librarians.
Failure is an Option
"H. Jon Benjamin--the lead voice behind Archer and Bob's Burgers--helps us all feel a little better about our own failures by sharing his own in a hilarious memoir-ish chronicle of failure."
"Passionate advocate for end-of-life care and TikTok star Nurse Hadley shares moving stories of joy, wisdom, and redemption from her patients' final moments, offering powerful lessons on facing death"
"In her new book, Amy Bloom writes about loving her husband and helping him to end his life after a diagnosis of Alzheimer's."
"Poet and scholar Camille T. Dungy recounts the seven-year odyssey to diversify her garden in the predominately white community of Fort Collins, Colorado"
"From disability advocate with a PhD in disability studies and creative nonfiction, an essay collection based on a lifetime of experiences in a paralyzed body"
It. Goes. So. Fast.
"In this touching memoir, Kelly (The Bullet), cohost of NPR's All Things Considered, meditates on her complicated emotions during her oldest son's senior year of high school."
Broken Horses: A Memoir
This is at once an examination of faith through the eyes of a person rejected by the church’s basic tenets and a meditation on the moments and lyrics that have shaped the life of a creative mind.
Heavy: An American Memoir
In this powerful, provocative, and universally lauded memoir provocatively meditates on his trauma growing up as a black man, and in turn crafts an essential polemic against American moral rot”
Burn the Place
This is a galvanizing memoir that chronicles Iliana Regan's journey from foraging on the family farm to running her Michelin-starred restaurant, Elizabeth.
Burn the Place: A Memoir
This tells Regan’s story in raw and vivid prose and brings readers into a world—from the Indiana woods to elite Chicago kitchens.
- Domi and Jeanne