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Memoirs are a very popular type of nonfiction book. Memoirs often famous people - celebrities, politicians, singers, etc. - often become bestsellers. There have also been fake memoir scandals that have rocked the publishing world. Here is our coverage of memoirs:

  • Prince Harry Easily Tops Bestseller Lists With Spare (2023-01-10): Prince Harry's memoir Spare has arrived in bookstores. The massive press coverage has landed the book atop bestseller lists.

  • Trump Threatens John Bolton Over New Book (2020-06-16): President Donald Trump is threatening his former national security adviser John Bolton over his upcoming memoir, The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir.

  • Val Kilmer Publishing Memoir with Simon & Schuster (2020-01-10): Actor Val Kilmer is publishing a memoir with Simon & Schuster. The book, I'm Your Huckleberry, will be published on April 21, 2020.

  • Oprah's Book Imprint to Publish Alicia Keys' Autobiography (2019-04-10): Alicia Keys has written an autobiography and it will be published by Oprah's new book imprint. She also reads from her new book More Myself in a clip.

  • Ivana Trump to Publish Memoir About Raising Ivanka, Don Jr. and Eric Called Raising Trump (2017-04-05): Ivana Trump's upcoming memoir, Raising Trump, will discuss motherhood and raising Ivanka, Don Jr. and Eric.

  • Secretary of State John Kerry to Publish Memoir With Simon & Schuster (2017-03-09): Former Secretary of State John Kerry will publish his memoir with Simon & Schuster. A release date has not yet been announced.

  • Anna Faris Inks Memoir Deal, Chris Pratt to Write Forward (2016-07-28): Anna Faris will write a memoir to be published by Dutton. It will be based on her popular web series, Anna Faris is Unqualified.

  • Kevin Hart Inks Memoir Deal With Simon and Schuster's 37 Ink (2016-03-23): Comedian Kevin Hart is writing a memoir for Simon and Schuster. From the Hart will be released on Father's Day, 2017

  • Bruce Springsteen Memoir Hits Bookstores in September (2016-02-13): Bruce Springsteen has finished writing his autobiography. Born to Run is being published by Simon and Schuster, and will hit bookstores in September, 2016.

  • Oprah Winfrey Writing Memoir, Launching Book Imprint (2015-12-03): Oprah Winfrey will publish her memoir in January, 2017. She will also launch a new book imprint in conjunction with MacMillan.

  • Jewel Releases Her First Memoir, Never Broken (2015-10-01): Jewel has released her first memoir called Never Broken. It also has a companion album.

  • Amy Schumer to Publish Memoir With Simon & Schuster (2015-09-24): Amy Schumer will be publishing a memoir with comedian Amy Schumer. The book deal is with the publisher's Gallery Books imprint.

  • U.S. Women's Soccer Team Captain Carli Lloyd to Publish Memoir (2015-09-01): Carli Lloyd, the captain of the U.S. women's national soccer team, will publish her memoir with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

  • Naya Rivera is Writing a Memoir (2015-06-07): Glee star Naya River is writing a memoir about her career, her love life and the challenges she's faced as a mixed race actress.

  • Gabourey Sidibe Inks Memoir Deal With Houghton Mifflin (2015-06-03): Oscar nominated actress Gabourey Sidibe is writing a memoir for Houghton Mifflin Harcrourt.

  • Author Herman Wouk Publishing Memoir for His 100th Birthday (2015-05-22): Bestselling author Herman Wouk turns 100 on May 27th. He's finishing up his memoir which will hit bookstores in December.

  • Drew Barrymore to Publish Memoir With Dutton (2015-02-26): Drew Barrymore will publish her second memoir with Dutton. It has not yet been named.

  • Tommy Hilfiger Inks Memoir Deal (2015-02-14): Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger just inked a deal with Random house to write a memoir.

  • Alec Baldwin Inks Memoir Deal With Harper (2015-02-03): Alec Baldwin has signed with Harper to write his memoir which will cover his personal and professional life.

  • Beach Boy Mike Love Inks Memoir Deal (2014-11-28): Beach Boys co-founder Mike Love will publish a memoir telling the inside story of the legendary 1960s band.