New Adult Biographies at Skokie Public Library These are the latest titles added to the collection eng Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:51:03 GMT Millennium Feed Builder 720 New Adult Biographies at Skokie Public Library 88 31 Brian Jones : the making of the Rolling Stones / Paul Trynka. Trynka, Paul, author. 0670014745 De Niro : a life / Shawn Levy. Levy, Shawn, author. 9780307716781 The wisdom of faith / Bobby Bowden with Steve Bowden. Bowden, Bobby, author. 9781433684517 You can't make this up : miracles, memories, and the perfect marriage of sports and television / Al Michaels, with L. Jon Wertheim. Michaels, Al, author. 9780062314963 There was a little girl : the real story of my mother and me / Brooke Shields. Shields, Brooke, 1965- author. 9780525954842 41 : a portrait of my father / by George W. Bush. Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- author. 9780553447781 Dora Bruder / Patrick Modiano, translated from the French by Joanna Kilmartin. Modiano, Patrick, 1945- author. 9780520218789 (paperback) Part swan, part goose : an uncommon memoir of womanhood, work and family / Swoosie Kurtz with Joni Rodgers. Kurtz, Swoosie, author. 9780399168505 Robin Williams : when the laughter stops, 1951-2014 / Emily Herbert. Herbert, Emily, author. 9781784183004 (paperback) Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis : a life beyond her wildest dreams / Darwin Porter & Danforth Prince. Porter, Darwin, author. 9781936003396 (paperback) Parcells : a football life / Bill Parcells and Nunyo Demasio. Parcells, Bill, 1941- author. 9780385346351 So, anyway... / John Cleese. Cleese, John, author. 9780385348249 Turning Judaism outward : a biography of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the seventh Lubavitcher rebbe / by Rabbi Chaim Miller. Miller, Chaim, author. 9781934152362 Mr. Hockey : my story / Gordie Howe; [foreword by Bobby Orr]. Howe, Gordie, 1928- author. 9780399172915 The great reformer : Francis and the making of a radical pope / Austen Ivereigh. Ivereigh, Austen. 9781627791571 (hardcover) Napoleon : a life / Andrew Roberts. Roberts, Andrew, 1963- author. 9780670025329 American titan : searching for John Wayne / Marc Eliot. Eliot, Marc, author. 9780062269003 (hbk.) American queen : the rise and fall of Kate Chase Sprague, Civil War "Belle of the North" and gilded age woman of scandal / John Oller. Oller, John, author. 9780306822803 Billy Joel : the definitive biography / Fred Schruers. Schruers, Fred, author. 9780804140195 Philip Larkin : life, art and love / James Booth. Booth, James, 1945- 9781620407813 Solitary : the crash, captivity and comeback of an ace fighter pilot / Giora Romm ; translated from the Hebrew by Anne Hartstein Pace. Romm, Giora, author. 9781936891283 (paperback) I must say : my life as a humble comedy legend / Martin Short with David Kamp. Short, Martin, 1950- author. 9780062309525 The universal tone : bringing my story to light / Carlos Santana with Ashley Kahn and Hal Miller. Santana, Carlos, author. 9780316244923 (hbk.) Play on : now, then & Fleetwood Mac, the autobiography / Mick Fleetwood & Anthony Bozza. Fleetwood, Mick, author. 9780316403429 Cinderland : a memoir / by Amy Jo Burns. Burns, Amy Jo, 1981- 9780807037034 (hardback) Just between us / Mario Lopez, with Steve Santagati. Lopez, Mario, 1973- 9780451470232 George H. W. Bush : character at the core / Curt Smith. Smith, Curt, author. 9781612346854 Hope : entertainer of the century / Richard Zoglin. Zoglin, Richard. 9781439140277 Andy Kaufman : the truth, finally / Bob Zmuda and Lynne Margulies. Zmuda, Bob, 1949- author. 9781940363059 Dream weaver : a memoir; music, meditation, and my friendship with George Harrison / Gary Wright. Wright, Gary, 1945- author. 9780399165238 The prince of Los Cocuyos : a Miami childhood / Richard Blanco. Blanco, Richard, 1968- 9780062313768 (hardcover) Eugene O'Neill : a life in four acts / Robert M. Dowling. Dowling, Robert M., 1970- author. 9780300170337 Ambition and desire : the dangerous life of Josephine Bonaparte / Kate Williams. Williams, Kate, 1974- author. 9780345522832 (hardback) Through the eye of the tiger : the rock 'n' roll life of Survivor's founding member / Jim Peterik with Lisa Torem. Peterik, Jim, author 9781940363165 (trade paper) The best in the world : at what I have no idea / Chris Jericho with Peter Thomas Fornatale. Jericho, Chris, author. 9781592407521 (hardback) Easy Street (the hard way) : a memoir / Ron Perlman with Michael Largo ; foreword by Guillermo del Toro. Perlman, Ron, 1950- author. 9780306823442 (hardcover) Brief encounters : conversations, magic moments, and assorted hijinks / Dick Cavett ; foreword by Jimmy Fallon. Cavett, Dick, author. 9780805099775 Charlie Chaplin : a brief life / Peter Ackroyd. Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author. 9780385537377 (hbk.) Bowie : the biography / Wendy Leigh. Leigh, Wendy. 9781476767079 (hbk.) Cold sweat : my father James Brown and me / Yamma Brown with Robin Gaby Fisher. Brown, Yamma, author. 9781883052850 (hardback) Beijing bastard : into the wilds of a changing China / Val Wang. Wang, Val, author. 9781592408207 (hardback) Founders' son : a life of Abraham Lincoln / Richard Brookhiser. Brookhiser, Richard, author. 9780465032945 (hardcover) Neil Patrick Harris : choose your own autobiography / by Neil Patrick Harris ; as unshredded and pasted back together by David Javerbaum. Harris, Neil Patrick, 1973- author. 9780385346993 Joss Whedon : the biography / Amy Pascale. Pascale, Amy. 9781613741047 Leonard Bernstein : an American musician / Allen Shawn. Shawn, Allen, author. 9780300144284 Havel : a life / Michael Zantovsky. Žantovský, Michael, 1949- author. 9780802123152 Benson : the autobiography / by George Benson with Alan Goldsher ; foreword by Bill Cosby. Benson, George, 1943- author. 9780306822292 American general : the life and times of William Tecumseh Sherman / John S.D. Eisenhower. Eisenhower, John S. D., 1922-2013. 9780451471352 (hardcover) Steel will : my journey through hell to become the man I was meant to be / Shilo Harris with Robin Overby Cox. Harris, Shilo, 1974- author. 9780801016554 (hbk.) Judy Garland on Judy Garland : interviews and encounters / edited by Randy L. Schmidt. Garland, Judy. 9781613749456 (hbk.) Eat, drink & remarry : confessions of a serial wife / Margo Howard. Howard, Margo, 1940- 9780373893041 Forgetting to be afraid / Wendy Davis. Davis, Wendy, 1963- author. 9780399170577 Pioneer girl : the annotated autobiography / Laura Ingalls Wilder ; Pamela Smith Hill, editor. Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, author. 9780984504176 The marquis : Lafayette reconsidered / Laura Auricchio. Auricchio, Laura. 9780307267559 (hbk.) George Marshall : a biography / Debi and Irwin Unger with Stanley Hirshson. Unger, Debi, author. 9780060577193 (hardcover) Without you, there is no us : my time with the sons of North Korea's elite / Suki Kim. Kim, Suki, 1970- author. 9780307720658 Time out of mind : the lives of Bob Dylan / Ian Bell. Bell, Ian, 1956?- author. 9781605986289 (hbk.) John Marshall : the chief justice who saved the nation / Harlow Giles Unger. Unger, Harlow G., 1931- author. 9780306822209 (hardback) Joan of Arc : a life transfigured / Kathryn Harrison. Harrison, Kathryn, author. 9780385531207 (hbk.) The removers : a memoir / Andrew Meredith. Meredith, Andrew, 1975- 9781476761213 Special deluxe / Neil Young ; illustrated by the author. Young, Neil, 1945- author. 9780399172083 (hbk.) Dancing with myself / Billy Idol. Idol, Billy. 9781451628500 (hbk.) True love / Jennifer Lopez ; photos by Ana Carballosa. Lopez, Jennifer, 1970- author. 9780451468680 Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis : the untold story / Barbara Leaming. Leaming, Barbara. 9781250017642 Prince Harry : brother, soldier, son / Penny Junor. Junor, Penny. 9781455549832 (hardcover) Eisenhower : a life / Paul Johnson. Johnson, Paul, 1928- 9780670016822 Normally, this would be cause for concern : tales of calamity and unrelenting awkwardness / Danielle Fishel. Fishel, Danielle. 9781476760230 (hbk.) Isabella : the warrior queen / Kirstin Downey. Downey, Kirstin, author. 9780385534116 (hbk.) Even this I get to experience / Norman Lear. Lear, Norman, author. 9781594205729 On his own terms : a life of Nelson Rockefeller / Richard Norton Smith. Smith, Richard Norton, 1953- 0375505806 Worthy fights : a memoir of leadership in war and peace / Leon Panetta with Jim Newton. Panetta, Leon E., 1938- author. 9781594205965 Stalin / Stephen Kotkin. Kotkin, Stephen, author. 9781594203794 (hardback) Victoria : a life / A.N. Wilson. Wilson, A. N., 1950- author. 9781594205996 (hbk.) Cosby : his life and times / Mark Whitaker. Whitaker, Mark, author. 9781451697971 (hbk.) Angry optimist : the life and times of Jon Stewart / Lisa Rogak. Rogak, Lisa, 1962- 9781250014443 (hbk.) Elvis & Ginger / Ginger Alden. Alden, Ginger. 9780425266335 Rocks : my life in and out of Aerosmith / Joe Perry with David Ritz. Perry, Joe, 1950- author. 9781476714547 (hbk.) Watch me : a memoir / Anjelica Huston. Huston, Anjelica, author. 9781476760346 Tennessee Williams : mad pilgrimage of the flesh / John Lahr. Lahr, John, 1941- author. 9780393021240 (hbk.) Possibilities / Herbie Hancock with Lisa Dickey. Hancock, Herbie, 1940- author. 9780670014712 (hardback) Elsa Schiaparelli : a biography / Meryle Secrest. Secrest, Meryle, author. 9780307701596 (hardback) My old neighborhood remembered : a memoir / Avery Corman. Corman, Avery. 9781569805183 Jerry Lee Lewis : his own story / Rick Bragg. Bragg, Rick, author. 9780062078223 Wilde in America : Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity / David M. Friedman. Friedman, David M., 1949- author. 9780393063172 Eichmann before Jerusalem : the unexamined life of a mass murderer / Bettina Stangneth ; translated from the German by Ruth Martin. Stangneth, Bettina. 9780307959676 (hardback) Edgar Allan Poe : the fever called living / Paul Collins. Collins, Paul, 1969- author. 9780544261877 Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year / Tavis Smiley with David Ritz. Smiley, Tavis, 1964- 9780316332767 (hbk.) Not my father's son : a memoir / Alan Cumming. Cumming, Alan, 1965- 9780062225061 You might remember me : the life and times of Phil Hartman / Mike Thomas. Thomas, Mike, 1970- author. 9781250027962 Yes please / Amy Poehler. Poehler, Amy, 1971- author. 9780062268341 The time of my life : a Righteous Brother's memoir / Bill Medley with Mike Marino. Medley, Bill, author. 9780306823169 My rebbe / Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz. Steinsaltz, Adin. 9781592643813 I'll be back right after this : my memoir / Pat O'Brien. O'Brien, Pat, 1948 February 14- 9780312564377 (hbk.) Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography / Jan Swafford. Swafford, Jan, author. 9780618054749 (hbk.) Ted Williams, my father / Claudia Williams. Williams, Claudia, 1971- author. 9780062259561 (hardcover) Diary of a mad diva / Joan Rivers. Rivers, Joan, author. 9780425269022 Take this man : a memoir / Brando Skyhorse. Skyhorse, Brando. 9781439170878 The Todd Glass situation : a bunch of lies about my personal life and a bunch of true stories about my 30-year career in stand-up comedy / Todd Glass with Jonathan Grotenstein ; with an introduction by Marc Maron. Glass, Todd, 1964- 9781476714417 (hbk.) Mademoiselle : Coco Chanel and the pulse of history / Rhonda K. Garelick. Garelick, Rhonda K., 1962- 9781400069521 (hardback) The phantom of Fifth Avenue : the mysterious life and scandalous death of heiress Huguette Clark / Meryl Gordon. Gordon, Meryl. 9781455512638 Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned" / Lena Dunham. Dunham, Lena, 1986- author. 9780812994995 The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League / Jeff Hobbs. Hobbs, Jeff, 1980- 9781476731902 Birding with Yeats : a memoir / Lynn Thomson. Thomson, Lynn, 1960-, author. 9781770893894 (pbk.) What it takes : fighting for my life and my love of the game / Mark Herzlich with Alex Tresniowski ; foreword by New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin. Herzlich, Mark, author. 9780451468796 (hbk.) Now I see you : a memoir / Nicole C. Kear. Kear, Nicole C. 9781250026569 Jabotinsky : a life / Hillel Halkin. Halkin, Hillel, 1939- 9780300136623 JFK Jr., George, & me : a memoir / Matt Berman. Berman, Matt, 1964- 9781451697018 (hbk.) Queen Victoria : a life of contradictions / Matthew Dennison. Dennison, Matthew. 9781250048899 (hardcover) North of normal : a memoir of my wilderness childhood, my unusual family, and how I survived both / Cea Sunrise Person. Person, Cea Sunrise. 9780062289865 (hbk.) Fire shut up in my bones : a memoir / Charles M. Blow. Blow, Charles M., 1970- 9780544228047 (hardcover) Pride over pity / Kailyn Lowry with Adrienne Wenner. Lowry, Kailyn. 9781618689795 (hbk.) The impossible exile : Stefan Zweig at the end of the world / George Prochnik. Prochnik, George, author. 9781590516126 (hardcover) Jason Priestley : a memoir / with Julie McCarron. Priestley, Jason, 1969- author. 9780062247582 Daring : my passages : a memoir / Gail Sheehy. Sheehy, Gail. 9780062291691 All things possible : setbacks and success in politics and life / Andrew M. Cuomo. Cuomo, Andrew Mark, 1957- 9780062300089 Blue-eyed boy : a memoir / Robert Timberg. Timberg, Robert. 9781594205668 (hardback) Candy at last / Candy Spelling. Spelling, Candy. 9781118409503 Olivier / Philip Ziegler. Ziegler, Philip. 9781623650421 Fierce patriot : the tangled lives of William Tecumseh Sherman / Robert L. O'Connell. O'Connell, Robert L. 9781400069729 (hbk.) Unruly : the highs and lows of becoming a man / Ja Rule with Kim Green. Ja Rule. 9780062316172 Churchill and empire : a portrait of an imperialist / Lawrence James. James, Lawrence, 1943- author. 9781605985695 Maeve Binchy : the biography / Piers Dudgeon. Dudgeon, Piers. 9781250047144 (hbk.) Stand up straight and sing! / Jessye Norman. Norman, Jessye. 9780544003408 Sally Ride : America's first woman in space / Lynn Sherr. Sherr, Lynn. 9781476725765 (hardcover) An Obama's journey : my odyssey of self-discovery across three cultures / Mark Obama Ndesandjo. Ndesandjo, Mark Obama. 9781493007516 Neil Armstrong : a life of flight / Jay Barbree ; foreword by John Glenn. Barbree, Jay. 9781250040718 (hardback) I said yes to everything : a memoir / Lee Grant. Grant, Lee, 1927- 9780399169304 My Salinger year / Joanna Rakoff. Smith Rakoff, Joanna, 1972- 9780307958006 (hardcover) Strange glory : a life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer / Charles Marsh. Marsh, Charles, 1958- author. 9780307269812 (hbk.) The beat of my own drum : a memoir / Sheila E. with Wendy Holden. E., Sheila (Escovedo), 1959- author. 9781476714943 Let's just say it wasn't pretty / Diane Keaton. Keaton, Diane. 9780812994261 Price of fame : the honorable Clare Boothe Luce / Sylvia Jukes Morris. Morris, Sylvia Jukes. 9780679457114 (hbk.) Sylvia : queen of the headhunters : an eccentric Englishwoman and her lost kingdom / Philip Eade. Eade, Philip. 9781250045898 (hardcover) Vanessa : the life of Vanessa Redgrave / Dan Callahan. Callahan, Dan, 1977- 9781605985572 (hardcover) Taking the lead : lessons from a life in motion / Derek Hough ; with a foreword by Kellie Pickler. Hough, Derek, 1985- author. 9780062323194 Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed / John F. Ross. Ross, John F. 9781250033772 (hardcover) A fighting chance / Elizabeth Warren. Warren, Elizabeth. 9781627790529 Face the music : a life exposed / Paul Stanley ; Tim Mohr, collaborator. Stanley, Paul, 1952- 9780062114044 James Madison : a life reconsidered / Lynne Cheney. Cheney, Lynne V. 9780670025190 (hbk.) A view from a broad / Bette Midler ; photography by Sean Russell. Midler, Bette, author. 9781476773551 (hbk.) Michael Jordan : the life / Roland Lazenby. Lazenby, Roland. 9780316194778 (hbk.) Hard choices / Hillary Rodham Clinton. Clinton, Hillary Rodham, author. 9781476751443 Tibetan peach pie : a true account of an imaginative life / Tom Robbins. Robbins, Tom, 1932- author. 9780062267405 (hbk.) John Quincy Adams : American visionary / Fred Kaplan. Kaplan, Fred, 1937- 9780061915413 Clouds of glory : the life and legend of Robert E. Lee / Michael Korda. Korda, Michael, 1933- author. 9780062116291 (hbk.) James Gandolfini : the real life of the man who made Tony Soprano / Dan Bischoff. Bischoff, Dan, 1953- author. 9781250051325 Johnny Evers : a baseball life / Dennis Snelling. Snelling, Dennis, 1958- 9780786475919 (pbk.) Under magnolia : a Southern memoir / Frances Mayes. Mayes, Frances. 9780307885913 (hbk.) Gandhi before India / Ramachandra Guha. Guha, Ramachandra. 9780385532297 (hbk.) John Wayne : the life and legend / Scott Eyman. Eyman, Scott, 1951- 9781439199589 (hbk.) Everything that remains : a memoir by The Minimalists / Joshua Fields Millburn ; with interruptions by Ryan Nicodemus. Millburn, Joshua Fields. 9781938793189 (pbk.) A man called Destruction : the life and music of Alex Chilton, from Box Tops to Big Star to backdoor man / Holly George-Warren. George-Warren, Holly. 9780670025633 (hbk.) American cocktail : a "colored girl" in the world / Anita Reynolds with Howard M. Miller ; edited and with introduction and notes by George Hutchinson ; foreword by Patricia Williams. Reynolds, Anita Thompson Dickinson, 1901-1980. 9780674073050 (hardcover) Deep thoughts from a Hollywood blonde / Jennie Garth with Emily Heckman. Garth, Jennie, 1972- 9780451240279 Everybody's got something / by Robin Roberts with Veronica Chambers. Roberts, Robin, 1960- 9781455578450 Love life / Rob Lowe. Lowe, Rob, author. 9781451685718 Faisal I of Iraq / Ali A. Allawi. Allawi, Ali A., 1947- 9780300127324 (hardback) Devotion and defiance : my journey in love, faith and politics / Humaira Awais Shahid with Kelly Horan. Shahid, Humaira Awais. 9780393081480 Stokely : a life / by Peniel E. Joseph. Joseph, Peniel E. 9780465013630 Handbook for an unpredictable life : how I survived Sister Renata and my crazy mother, and still came out smiling (with great hair) / Rosie Perez. Perez, Rosie. 9780307952394 Pigs can't swim : a memoir / Helen Peppe. Peppe, Helen. 9780306822728 (hbk.) Postcards from Cookie : a memoir of motherhood, miracles, and a whole lot of mail / Caroline Clarke. Clarke, Caroline V. 9780062103178 Stronger / Jeff Bauman, with Bret Witter. Bauman, Jeff. 9781455584376 A taste for intrigue : the multiple lives of François Mitterrand / Philip Short. Short, Philip. 9780805088533 (hardcover) Living with a wild god : a nonbeliever's search for the truth about everything / Barbara Ehrenreich. Ehrenreich, Barbara. 9781455501762 (hbk.) New life, no instructions : a memoir / Gail Caldwell. Caldwell, Gail, 1951- 9781400069545 (hbk.) The double life of Paul de Man / Evelyn Barish. Barish, Evelyn, 1935- author. 9780871403261 (hardcover) Things a little bird told me : confessions of the creative mind / Biz Stone. Stone, Biz. 9781455528714 The map of enough : one woman's search for place / Molly Caro May. May, Molly Caro. 9781619022362 (hardback) Unremarried widow : a memoir / Artis Henderson. Henderson, Artis. 9781451649284 Not I : memoirs of a German childhood / Joachim Fest ; translated from the German by Martin Chalmers ; edited by Herbert A. Arnold. Fest, Joachim C., 1926-2006. 9781590516102 (pbk.) The splendid things we planned : a family portrait / Blake Bailey. Bailey, Blake, 1963- 9780393239577 Updike / Adam Begley. Begley, Adam. 9780061896453 (hardback) Unbreak my heart : a memoir / Toni Braxton. Braxton, Toni, author. 9780062293282 The crusades of Cesar Chavez : a biography / Miriam Pawel. Pawel, Miriam, 1958- author. 9781608197101 (hbk.) Menachem Begin : the battle for Israel's soul / Daniel Gordis. Gordis, Daniel, author. 9780805243123 The woman I wanted to be / Diane von Furstenberg. Von Furstenberg, Diane, author. 9781451651546 (hbk.) Dancing through it : my journey in the ballet / Jenifer Ringer. Ringer, Jenifer. 9780670026494 (hardback) Inside a pearl : my years in Paris / Edmund White. White, Edmund, 1940- 9781608195824 (hbk.) Wooden : a coach's life / Seth Davis. Davis, Seth. 9780805092806 Eliot Ness : the rise and fall of an American hero / Douglas Perry. Perry, Douglas, 1968- 9780670025886 Robert Griffin III / Valerie Bodden. Bodden, Valerie. 9781608184750 (hardcover : alk. paper) Ronald Reagan : 40th US President / by Rosa Boshier. Boshier, Rosa. 9781617838958 Pope Francis : spiritual leader and voice of the poor / by Amanda Lanser ; content consultant, Dr. Massimo Faggioli, History of Modern Christianity, University of Saint Thomas. Lanser, Amanda, author. 9781617837043 (lib. bdg.) Pope Francis : first pope from the Americas / Stephanie Watson. Watson, Stephanie, 1969- 9781467721769 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) Wondrous beauty : the life and adventures of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte / Carol Berkin. Berkin, Carol. 9780307592781 (hbk.) Glitter and glue : a memoir / Kelly Corrigan. Corrigan, Kelly, 1967- 9780345532831 (hardback) E.E. Cummings : a life / Susan Cheever. Cheever, Susan. 9780307379979 (hbk.) Call me Burroughs : a life / Barry Miles. Miles, Barry, 1943- author. 9781455511952 (hardback) Arik : the life of Ariel Sharon / David Landau. Landau, David. 9781400042418 (hbk.) Little failure : a memoir / Gary Shteyngart. Shteyngart, Gary, 1972- 9780679643753 Flyover lives : a memoir / Diane Johnson. Johnson, Diane, 1934- 9780670016402 The last cowboy : a life of Tom Landry / Mark Ribowsky. Ribowsky, Mark. 9780871403339 (hardcover) Paddle your own canoe : one man's fundamentals for delicious living / Nick Offerman. Offerman, Nick, 1970- 9780525954217 (hardcover)