Apr 26, · At Growing Leaders, we believe in the potential and power of the emerging generation. Today’s emerging generation—the young people we call “Generation iY”—will carve a new path in history. Each new generation, however, is responsible not only to do something new, but to remember what has come before. Stories of great leaders from history personify an opportunity to learn what it. ADULT BIOGRAPHIES and AUTOBIOGRAPHIES Of INTEREST TO TEENS ~ Emma S. Clark Memorial Library ~ This is a list of adult biographies which may be of interest to teens. These books vary widely in maturity level and may contain controversial elements. Please check the catalog for the location and availability of the book.
Jan 23, · In his autobiographical memoir, "Hole in My Life" (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, ), award-winning children’s and young adult author Jack Gantos shares his compelling story about making a single choice that altered his destiny. Trust the Grind: How World-Class Athletes Got To The Top (Motivational Book for Teens, Gift for Teen Boys, Teen and Young Adult Football, Fitness and Exercise) Jeremy Bhandari. out of 5 stars Paperback. $ # Grace, Gold, and Glory My Leap of Faith Gabrielle Douglas.
Jun 28, · Though Lena Dunham can be a somewhat polarizing figure, Not That Kind of Girl is a charming, unapologetic look at young womanhood. The book is a compilation of Dunham's essays, e-mails, and lists. Flo Kennedy was an outspoken activist in the black power and second wave feminist movements, and Randolph’s biography traces her progressive upbringing, graduation from Columbia Law School and major involvement and influence on America’s fight for civil rights. Buy it here. 8. Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K. Massie.
Despite angering many people with his description of events, it remains one of the most critically acclaimed autobiographies ever written. Click here to read it. Lives of the Caesars. Suetonius wrote this biography chronicling the lives of the 12 Caesars based on his experience working as the private secretary to the emperor Hadrian.