Memoirs
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    • A Child Called It, by Dave Pelzer
    • A Road From Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl by David Kherdian
    • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, by Betty Smith
    • All Over But the Shoutin', by Rick Bragg
    • An American Childhood, Annie Dillard
    • Angela's Ashes, by Frank McCourt
    • Autobiography of a Face, by Lucy Grealy
    • Bad Boy by Walter Dean Myers
    • Black Boy, Richard Wright
    • Blooming: A Smalll-Town Girlhood by Susan Alllen Toth
    • Borrowed Finery by Paula Fox
    • Boy by Roald Dahl
    • Boy With Loaded Gun: A Memoir by Lewis Nordan
    • Boyhood: Scenes from Provincial Life, by JM Coetzee
    • Chinese Cinderella by Mah.
    • Dharma Girl: A Road Trip Across the Generations by Chelsea Cain
    • Diary of Anne Frank.
    • Dove, by Robin Graham
    • Dust tracks on a road. Hurston, Zora Neale.
    • Education of a Wandering Man, Louis L'Amour
    • Farewell to Manzanaar, by Jeanne Watasuki Houston
    • From the Mississippi Delta, by Endesha Ida Mae Holland
    • Gary Soto's memoir
    • Gather Together in My Name, by Maya Angelou
    • Girl, Interrupted, by Susanna Kaysen
    • Growing Up Inside the Sanctuary of My Imagination by Nicholasa Mohr
    • Growing Up, by Russell Baker
    • Guts by Gary Paulsen
    • Hole in My Life by Jack Gantos
    • Homer Hickam, Jr.
    • House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
    • How I Came to Be a Writer by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
    • Hunger of Memory, Richard Rodriguez
    • I Have Lived a Thousand Years, by L. Britton Jackson
    • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings -- Maya Angelou
    • I was a Teenage Professional Wrestler by Ted Lewin
    • In My Father's Court, by Isaac Beshevis Singer
    • In My Hands by Irene Gut Opdyke with Jennifer Armstrong~
    • Into Thin Air, by Jon Krakauer
    • Invention of Solitude - Paul Auster
    • Invention of Solitude by Paul Auster
    • Joe and Me: An Education in Fishing and Friendship, by James Prosek
    • Journal of a revolutionary war woman. Greenberg, Judith E and Post, Lydia Minturn.
    • Knots in My Yo Yo String by Jerry Spinelli
    • Lakota Woman, by Mary Crow Dog
    • Life on the Color Line" by Gregory Howard Williams
    • Living Up the Street: Narrative Reflections by Gary Soto
    • Lost in Place, by Mark Salzman
    • Lost in the System by Charlotte Lopez, a foster child who eventually found her way to a loving family and Miss Teenage USA
    • Lovesong by Julius Lester
    • Makes Me Wanna Holler, by Nathan McCall
    • Mama's Girl, by Veronica Chambers
    • Me Me Me Me Me by M.E. Kerr
    • Memories in Photographs - Lois Lowry
    • Milton Meltzer's memoir
    • Miracle Man, by Nolan Ryan
    • Modoc, by Ralph Helfer
    • My Life in Dog Years, by Gary Paulsen
    • Never Let Me Down: A Memoir, by Susan J. Miller
    • Night, by Elie Wiesel
    • No Pretty Pictures: A Child of War, by Anita Loebel
    • Passing For Normal: A Memoir of Compulsion by Amy Wilensky
    • Paula Fox's memoir
    • Pigman and Me by Paul Zindel (his teenage years)
    • Planet of the Blind, by Stephen Kuusisto
    • Project Girl by Janet McDonald
    • Puppies, Dogs and Blue Northers, by Gary Paulsen
    • Red Scarf Girl, by Ji-li Jiang
    • Rocket Boys (aka October Sky in paperback version) --
    • Rosa Parks: My Story, by Rosa Parks
    • Ryan White: My Own Story by Ryan White
    • Silent Dancing and The Latin Deli by Judith Ortiz Cofer
    • Sing a Song of Tuna Fish: Hard to Swallow Stories from Fifth Grade by Esme Raji Codell
    • Singin' and Swingin', by Maya Angelou
    • Sleeping Arrangements- Laura Cunningham
    • Small Steps: the Year I got Polio by Peg Kehret
    • Soul on Ice, by Eldridge Cleaver
    • Space : a memoir. Kercheval, Jesse Lee
    • Sweet Summer, by Bebe Moore Campbell
    • The Abracadabra Kid by Sid Fleishman
    • The Autobiography of Malcolm X, with Alex Haley
    • The Beautiful Days of My Youth, by Ana Novac
    • The Beet Fields by Gary Paulsen
    • The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant by Francisco Jimenez
    • The Color of Water, by James McBride
    • The Heart of a Woman, by Maya Angelou
    • The Hiding Place, by Corrie Ten-Boom
    • The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros
    • The Joy Luck Club, by Amy Tan
    • The Liars Club by Mary Karr
    • The Lost Garden by Laurence Yep
    • The Pigman and Me, by Paul Zindel
    • The Road from Coorain, by Jill Ker Conway
    • The secret diary of Adrian Mole / by Sue Townsend.
    • The Woman Warrior, by Maxine Hong Kingston
    • This Boy's Life, by Tobias Wolff
    • Through my Eyes by Ruby Bridges
    • 'Tis, by Frank McCourt
    • Traveling Mercies, by Anne Lamott
    • Twitch and Shout: A Touretter's Tale by Lowell Handler
    • Warriors Don't Cry -- Melba Pattilo Beals (YA version
    • Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia, by Marya Hornbacher
    • What's that pig outdoors? : a memoir of deafness. Kisor, Henry.
    • When I Was Puerto Rican and Almost a Woman by Esmeralda Santiago
    • Who Killed My Daughter by Lois Duncan
    • Woodsong, by Gary Paulsen
    • Zlata's diary : a child's life in Sarajevo by Zlata Filipovic