Tag Archives: Biography

Infinite Tuesday by Michael Nesmith

Amy B.    September 12, 2017    Comments Off on Infinite Tuesday by Michael Nesmith

Anglophile, autodidact, spiritual seeker, and name-dropper Michael Nesmith examines his life beyond the Monkees in this memoir.

Life hasn’t always been easy for Nesmith, despite the fact that his mother was the inventor of Liquid Paper. As a directionless young …

What She Ate by Laura Shapiro

Amy B.    August 8, 2017    Comments Off on What She Ate by Laura Shapiro

Food writer Laura Shapiro examines the lives of six prominent women through their “food stories” in this collective biography. The women are:

Dorothy Wordsworth, sister of the poet William Wordsworth, whose evocative reference to “black puddings” in her diary summarizes…

Pictured in the Stacks…

Jessica    July 7, 2017    Comments Off on Pictured in the Stacks…

This week marks the 80th anniversary of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance over the Pacific Ocean. Earhart started flying at just 24 years old and died at the age of 40. If you’d like to learn more about Amelia Earhart, visit the …