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Celebrities Who Wrote the Best Memoirs In 2019  

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List Rules Vote up the books by celebs that are the best intimate view of their lives.

We have this image in our heads that our favorite celebrities live a constant life of luxury, sailing on private yachts, and eating caviar for lunch on a Monday. However, cracking open most celebrity memoirs will show us that even the biggest A-List movie stars have their fair share of heartache and pain. Here are a few celebrity memoir audiobooks and books to look forward to in 2019.

Some of these celebrity memoirs 2019 are hilarious essay collections, while others feature inspiring true rags to riches tales. For example, did you know that Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz was raised in the projects in New York City? Were you aware that Gary Sinise travels all over the world with his band, the Lt. Dan Band, in order to entertain U.S. troops stationed abroad?

Find out which celebrities plan to release the story of their life in 2019. Then, make your voice heard. Vote up all the celebrity memoirs that you are looking forward to the most in 2019.

 

Isaac Mizrahi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Who Wrote the Best Memoirs In 2019
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The fashion designer, TV talk-show host, and Project Runway judge reveals many intimate details of his private life in his 2019 memoir, including what it was like to grow up gay in a strict Syrian Jewish Orthodox family. 

Author: Isaac Mizrahi 
Published: February 26, 2019
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Available In: Kindle, Hardcover, Audiobook, Audio CD

 

 

 

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Born: 1961-10-14

Credits: Men in Black, Fame, For Love or Money, Hollywood Ending, Celebrity, + more

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Karamo: My Story of Embracing ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Wrote the Best Memoirs In 2019
Photo:  Gallery Books

Brown is the culture expert in Netflix's Queer Eye. His memoir discusses the many life challenges the single father of two has faced, including growing up in a predominantly white area of the south and how he won the Queer Eye job by declaring, "I am culture." 

Author: Karamo Brown
Published: March 5, 2019
Publisher: Gallery Books
Available In: Kindle, Hardcover, Audiobook, Audio CD

 



 

Challenge Accepted!: 253 Steps... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Wrote the Best Memoirs In 2019
Photo:  Amazon Publishing

The actress, comedian, and Instagram star pens a hilarious memoir detailing the secrets to her family, marriage, and all the challenges she faced after becoming a social media celebrity.

Author: Celeste Barber 
Published: February 26, 2019 
Publisher: Amazon Publishing 
Available In: Kindle, Hardcover, Paperback

 

 

 

Darkness to Light: A Memoir is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Who Wrote the Best Memoirs In 2019
Photo:  Benbella Books

Two-time NBA world champion Lamar Odom details his struggles with addiction, the collapse of his marriage to Khloe Kardashian, the good times during Lakers championship years, and his near-death experience in 2015.

Author: Lamar Odom
Published: May 28, 2019 
Publisher: BenBella Books
Available In: Kindle, Hardcover, Audio CD

Birthplace: Queens, New York

Born: 1979-11-06

Credits: NBA