I’ve really enjoyed reading the non-fiction reviews in Shiny 10 and I’m sure you will too. There’s a plethora of biographies and autobiographies in the section this time round, with many famous names showing up.

For biographies you can browse through three great nineteenth-century names:

In autobiography there are

There are also some passages of memoir in Anne Dillard’s collection of essays, The Abundance.

Then there’s a review of a book on psychiatry, Jeffrey Leiberman’s Shrinks. And we mustn’t forget the cookbooks, a couple of wonderfully desirable sounding ones, Sabrina Ghayour’s Sirocco and Regula Ysewjin’s Pride and Pudding.

HarrietHappy reading!

Harriet, Non-Fiction Editor, Shiny New Books

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