5 Memoirs by Latinas to Read this Spring
Read about the triumphs, struggles, and diverse experiences of Latinas.
End of Life Memoirs
Authors who write about the last months of their lives offer perspective and inspiration.
For Science! True Stories of Discovery for Children
Fascinating nonfiction picture books for kids interested in science and scientists.
How Come I Don’t Have This Job? The Coolest Career Memoirs EVER
Careers so awesome, it is almost a crime to get paid to do these things. Now if I could just find a book written by a professional napper.
HerStory: Intersectional Feminism
In celebration of Women's History Month, join the Steinem Sisters Collection for HerStory: Intersectional Feminism. Featuring four of the Toledo region’s most celebrated women’s activists and forward-thinkers, this special program will investigate how the feminist movement can be more diverse and inclusive through a renewed focus on intersectionality.
Interesting Stories for Outdoor Enthusiasts
From living secluded in a tent for almost three decades, to climbing a 3,200 foot wall without ropes, this list highlights some of my favorite titles where people do some really incredible (and maybe a few ill-advised) things outside.
10 Best Biographies of 2018
Biographies, autobiographies, essays and memoirs from famous and not so famous, but very interesting people sharing intimate details of their lives.
The Steinem Sisters Collection: Feminism at TLCPL
Have you heard our exciting news?! TLCPL is now the home of the only public library feminist collection in Ohio.
Obsessed with Living in a Dream
As I first started reading Patti Smith’s work, M Train, I was torn. Torn because I loved to get lost in her world, and also upset because she had the luxury of being lost in it on a daily basis, and well, I didn’t.
Graphic Novel Memoirs
Weaving together art and words, these graphic novel memoirs are sure to expand your literary horizons.
20 Memoirs to Celebrate Women’s History Month
This Women’s History Month, get to know some outstanding women by browsing our list of 20 must-read memoirs!
Best Nonfiction Books of 2015
The best nonfiction books of 2015 - biography, business, history, poetry and general nonfiction.
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