Tag: memoir

The Last Girl: My Story Of Captivity, And My Fight Against The Islamic State

The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State WINNER OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE In this intimate memoir of survival, a former captive of the Islamic State tells her harrowing and ultimately inspiring story. Nadia Murad was born and raised in Kocho, […]

Blood Orange Night

Blood Orange Night: My Journey to the Edge of Madness Author: Melissa Bond Genre: Memoir Publication Date: June 14, 2022 Publisher: Gallery Books Thank you to NetGalley and Gallery Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: addiction, […]

The Redhead Of Auschwitz

The Redhead of Auschwitz: A True Story Author: Nechama Birnbaum Genre: Biography Publication Date: November 28, 2021 Publisher: Amsterdam Publishing I received a copy of this book from Amsterdam Publishing in exchange for an honest review. Rosie was always told her red hair was a curse, but she […]

Beautiful Country

Beautiful Country Author: Qian Julie Wang Genre: Memoir Publication Date: September 7, 2021 Publisher: Random House Audio CONTENT WARNING: murder, persecution, bullying, trauma, racism, mention of animal abuse, mention of abortion An incandescent memoir from an astonishing new talent, Beautiful Country puts listeners in the shoes of an undocumented child […]