Memoir is in the news!
Do you know how many copies of Barack Obama’s memoirs have sold? Which was more popular, Jimmy Carter’s memoir or Bill Clinton’s? Check out the answers to these and other presidential memoir questions here.
An occasional writer for The New York Times, Caren Osten Gerszberg, describes the college essay, something her daughter is striving to perfect as a high-school junior, as a form of memoir writing.
Finally, Tony Blair has dominated British press stories by revealing in his newly-published memoir that he believes it was right to invade Iraq and that he found Gordon Brown, his successor, maddening.