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The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade  

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List Rules Vote up the best autobios that were published between 2010 and 2019.

This list of 2010s' autobiographies features some of the most acclaimed books of the 21st century. These popular memoirs from the 2010s tell true tales of tragedy, the rocky road of addiction recovery, and even what it means to grow up surrounded by Hollywood royalty. Check out the top memoirs of the decade.

No list of celebrity memoirs is complete without at least one former president telling his story. Looking for a rock and roll tale? There are a few great music reads from the past decade from artists such as Questlove and The Beastie Boys. How about a comedic memoir? Carol Burnett and Joan Rivers’s autobiographies are sure to leave readers laughing while Tina Fey's Bossypants and Carrie Fischer's The Princess Diarist balance their funny with heartfelt tales of struggle and triumph.

Which do you think are the best autobiographies 2010s? Vote up all your favorites.

 

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H is for Hawk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Helen Macdonald

Published: 2014

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Bossypants is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Tina Fey

Published: 2011

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Born a Crime: Stories From a ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
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Becoming is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Michelle Obama

Published: 2018

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Men We Reaped is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Jesmyn Ward

Published: 2013

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Priestdaddy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Patricia Lockwood

Published: 2017

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Negroland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Margo Jefferson

Published: 2015

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The Argonauts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Maggie Nelson

Published: 2015

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The Yellow House is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Sarah H. Broom

Published: 2019

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The Princess Diarist is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Carrie Fisher

Published: 2016

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Educated is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Tara Westover

Published: 2018

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Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
William Finnegan

Published: 2015

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In the Darkroom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Susan Faludi

Published: 2016

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Survival Math: Notes on an Al... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Mitchell S. Jackson

Published: 2019

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Just Kids is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Patti Smith

Published: 2010

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The Odd Woman and the City is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Vivian Gornick

Published: 2015

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Know My Name is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Chanel Miller

Published: 2019

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On the Move: A Life is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Oliver Sacks

Published: 2015

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When Death Takes Something fro... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
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Half a Life is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Darin Strauss

Published: 2010

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Mo’ Meta Blues: The World Acc... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Ben Greenman and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson

Published: 2013

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Diary of a Mad Diva is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
Joan Rivers

Published: 2014

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The Last Girl: My Story of Cap... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
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Belonging: A German Reckons wi... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade
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In Such Good Company: Eleven Y... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Celebrity Memoirs & Autobiographies Of The Decade