Reviews : Bio/Memoir

'Master of Ceremonies: A Memoir' by Joel Grey

Mr. Grey takes us from his early days as a child actor at the Cleveland Playhouse through his years of struggle as a nightclub performer, film and television actor, to his big break on the Great White Way… read more

'The Gilded Razor: A Memoir ' by Sam Lansky

Sensitively written, Lansky’s memoir grapples with his demons—his parents’ divorce, his infatuation with the glamorous life of New York City, and his reliance on sex and drugs to mask his self-hatred and low esteem… read more

'The Family Tooth' by Ellis Avery

The Family Tooth is a collection of essays closely observed and artfully rendered; it is a creative non-fiction story that covers a period of sickness and death in one woman’s life… read more

Robbie Rogers' 'Coming Out To Play'

Jason Collins. Michael Sam. Robbie Rogers. Over the past few years, these men have been some of the first openly gay men to play in major league sports in America. Of course there have been those who have paved the way before them. In the past, players have come out after their sports careers have… read more