NYPL's Most Talked About Female Biographies
Annotation:Kris Jenner talks about everything from her life with Robert Kardashian and her affair to her friendship with the Simpsons -- to Bruce Jenner and all things Kardashian.
Annotation:There are shelves of memoirs about overcoming the death of a parent, childhood abuse, rape, drug addiction, miscarriage, alcoholism, hustling, gangbanging, near-death injuries, drug dealing, prostitution, or homelessness. Cupcake Brown survived all these things before she’d even turned twenty, that’s when things got interesting….
Annotation:Cohen's captivating memoir about her descent into promiscuity and how she gradually found her way toward real intimacy.
Annotation:Sultana a Saudi Arabian princess, has no freedom, no control over her own life, no value but as a bearer of sons. Speaking out, Sultana risks bringing the wrath of the Saudi establishment upon her head and the heads of her children.
Annotation:The actor-musician-mother shares her lifelong battle with personal demons, incest, and near-fatal addictions in this astounding, outrageous, and often tender life story.