Category Archives: autobiography

The Art of Asking by Amanda Palmer

I listened the the audiobook of this and Palmer reads it herself. There are also a few of her songs and others’ songs on the audiobook. I am glad that she reads it because I know her voice well. I … Continue reading

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Yes Please by Amy Poehler

I listened to the audiobook for this one, and yay! Poehler reads it herself. I really disapprove of people who do not read their own audiobooks. She is a comedy actress who many might know from Saturday Night Live (I … Continue reading

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Autobiography by Morrissey

I am not Morrissey’s biggest fan, but I do find him a very quotable bloke, so I decided to listen to his autobiography, read by David Morrissey (no relation). Personally, I have the very strong belief that the author should … Continue reading

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Stories I Only Tell My Friends: An Autobiography by Rob Lowe

I do not usually listen to audiobooks but this one was recommended to me, and I am sure that listening to Rob Lowe read this himself makes the stories so much better than reading them. I am a little too … Continue reading

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I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

I read this for the Las Vegas Non-Fiction book group. I had heard a lot about it so my expectations were quite high. I think in hindsight I was expecting rather a lot from an autobiography of a teenaged girl. … Continue reading

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Nerd Do Well by Simon Pegg

I have been a fan of Simon Pegg since I saw him in Spaced in 1999. It is one of the many great comedy series to be made in Britain. Our comedy is one of the major things I miss, … Continue reading

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Choosing to Die by Terry Pratchett Discussion Questions

We will be doing something a bit different at tonight’s meeting of the Las Vegas Non-Fiction Book Group.  Instead of reading a book to discuss, we will watch a documentary in advance of the meeting, and we will talk about … Continue reading

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