Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Get a Life! (Read a Biography)

Have you ever wondered why a historical figure became famous -- or infamous? Drop by the Library's "New Books" section to borrow one of these newly arrived biographies and find out.




Baldwin's Harlem: A Biography of James Baldwin


by Herb Boyd



PS 3552 .A45 Z7597 2008




Bella Abzug


by Suzanne Levine


E 840.8 .A2 L485 2007




Fidel Castro: My Life (A Spoken Autobiography)


by Ignacio Ramonet


F 1788.22 .C3 A513 2008



Golda (about former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir)


by Elinor Burkett


DS 126.6 .M42 B87 2008





Gonzo: The Life of Hunter S. Thompson


by Jann Wenner


PN 4874 .T444 W38 2007


Jesse James: Last Rebel of the Civil War


by T.J. Stiles


F 594 .J27 S76 2003




Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography (graphic novel format)


by Andrew Helfer


BP 223 .Z8 L5745 2006




Nureyev: The Life (about ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev)


by Julie Kavanaugh


GV 1785 .N8 K38 2007



Peter Jennings: A Reporter's Life


by Kate Darnton


PN 4913 .J46 P48 2007




This Little Light of Mine: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer


by Kay Mills


E 185.97 .H35 M55 2007



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