Biography Shelf

By Town House Books

Biography Shelf

Vindication: A Life of Mary Wollstonecraft

Lyndall Gordon


Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare...

Stephen Greenblatt


Alice Walker: A Life

Evelyn C. White


Elizabeth Bishop: A Miracle for Breakfast

Megan Marshall


Ralph Ellison: A Biography

Arnold Rampersad


Sister Brother: Gertrude and Leo Stein

Brenda Wineapple


The Bronte Myth

Lucasta Miller


Mary Shelley

Miranda Seymour


Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

Jeanette Winterson


James Baldwin: A Biography

David Leeming


Kafka, the Years of Insight

Reiner Stach


Reborn: Journals and Notebooks, 1947-1963

Susan Sontag and Sontag


Sempre Susan: A Memoir of Susan Sontag

Sigrid Nunez


Mark Twain: A Life

Ron Powers