Category Childhood and youth

Angela's Ashes
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"When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to ...
El diario de Lerdus Maximus en Egipto
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Dorkius Maximus, who wants to be a great Roman hero, records...
Henry James
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This is the one-volume edition of a famous biography of Henr...
Walking stars
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Autobiographical stories about growing up as the son of Mexi...
Handel and the famous sword swallower of Halle
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Relates how a determined aunt and a boy who swallowed a knif...
Growing up with David Livingstone
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Focuses on the childhood, youth, and early mission years of ...
Cider with Rosie
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Cider with Rosie is a wonderfully vivid memoir of childhood ...
Beyond the briar patch
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"Lyn Ford, an African-American storyteller, honored by her p...
Child Soldier
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Michel is like many other five-year-olds: he has a loving fa...
Black Boy
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Black Boy is a classic of American autobiography, a subtly c...
The world of young Tom Jefferson
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Describes the childhood and youth of Thomas Jefferson in the...
A passage to Africa
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As a five-year-old, George Alagiah emigrated with his family...
Minerva's Stepchild
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One moment Helen was the petted eldest child of wealthy, pri...
Tom Jefferson
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Focuses on the childhood of America's third president.
Maria was haar naam
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Autobiografische getint relaas van een meisje dat vanaf haar...
Kensington gardens
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"A children's writer unreels a shocking confession in Rodrig...
סיפור על אהבה וחושך
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אהבה וחושך הם שניים מן הכוחות הפועלים בספרו זה של עמוס עוז, ...
The White Bow
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The White Bow is a rich autobiography of a family struggling...