Shine a Light | Memoir

This month’s memoirs tell readers about strength, flexibility, and openmindedness; how to be inquisitive, curious about our surroundings, and empathetic to those around us. These books all shed light on people and stories that would otherwise remain hidden. Private conversations and ways to foster more genuine bonds are not the things of tell-all memoirs. Here, Kelly Corrigan aids readers in building stronger connections with loved ones; Clara Beaudoux turns the spotlight on an ordinary Parisian, whose experience reveals what it was like coming of age during World War II; Myriam Gurba writes openly of the sexual violence perpetrated against her …read more

Source: Library Journal: Collection Development