Aretha Franklin Autobiography

ARETHA: FROM THESE ROOTS BY ARETHA FRANKLIN & DAVID RITZ

I had read about Aretha’s autobiography before I had actually read the book itself, with the main criticism being the lack of  personal details and the glossing over of many areas of Aretha Franklin’s life. So I approached the book without too…

Lenny Bruce thumb

Ladies & Gentlemen: Lenny Bruce!! by Albert Goldman

A biography of a controversial comic, written by a controversial author. This is a comprehensive life story of Lenny Bruce, which expertly captures the genius and self-destructive nature of this American comedy trailblazer.