Memoir

A selection of Ampersand's favorites: these are some of the most deeply felt, most eye-opening memoirs we have read. These memoirs have given us special insight into the authors' lives, as well as our own.

She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385346979
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Published: Crown - April 30th, 2013

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Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube: Chasing Fear and Finding Home in the Great White North Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062311573
Availability: Backordered
Published: Ecco - March 21st, 2017

The Black Notebooks: An Interior Journey Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393319019
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 17th, 1999

Man's Search for Meaning Cover Image
By Viktor E. Frankl, Harold S. Kushner (Foreword by), William J. Winslade (Afterword by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780807014271
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Published: Beacon Press - June 1st, 2006

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9780062420718
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 12th, 2018

Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812980882
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 24th, 2012

Crazy Brave: A Memoir Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393345438
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 29th, 2013

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984820389
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Published: One World - March 2nd, 2021

My Broken Language: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590047
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Published: One World - April 6th, 2021

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250306906
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 14th, 2020

Have Dog, Will Travel: A Poet's Journey Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781451689808
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 19th, 2019

Golem Girl: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781984820303
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Published: One World - October 6th, 2020

March: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013

Ghostbread (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creati #11) Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9780820336879
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Published: University of Georgia Press - September 1st, 2010

In the Dream House: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450383
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Published: Graywolf Press - December 1st, 2020

Know My Name: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735223721
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Published: Penguin Books - August 18th, 2020

The Argonauts Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781555977351
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Published: Graywolf Press - January 26th, 2016

Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593083345
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Published: Penguin Books - March 9th, 2021

Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062248572
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

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Men We Reaped: A Memoir Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9781608197651
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 16th, 2014

Crying in H Mart: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657743
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days
Published: Knopf - April 20th, 2021