Real Life Stories

Biographies, autobiographies, memoirs and other true stories that will kick-start a group discussion.
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Kate Grenville's book about her mum sounds wonderful

Heartbreaking, joyous, traumatic, intimate and revelatory, Reckoning is the book where Magda Szubanski, one of Australia's most beloved performers, tells her story. In this extraordinary memoir, Ma...

The laugh-out-loud, reach-for-your-hanky story of one of Australia's best-loved comedians. Tragedy, humour, heartache and unswerving determination - a big life with big dreams. Anh's story will move and amuse all who read it.

Just read this and enjoyed it immensely. We plan on unplugging on our next road trip. Wish us luck!

It's a classic for good reason. The two Truman Capote films that were released about 5 years ago, "Capote" and "Infamous" enhanced my affection for this book. A documentary of the tragic murders of the Clutter family, and the senselessness of the crime.