Here at WHSmith, we have a fascinating range of books containing memoirs, diaries and letters from both well known and ordinary people with extraordinary stories to tell. They provide real accounts about real lives, offering insight into a variety of life stories covering factual events from various people's point of view.
From historical accounts to modern biographies
From celebrity autobiographies to tales of everyday individuals, a journal of someone's personal life always offers a great deal of interest whoever they are. Our selection includes historical accounts, modern biographies and curious narratives. After all, memoirs offer a look at a variety of life stories, and diaries can reveal people's captivating secrets as well as their hopes, fears and memories from a unique perspective.
Letters also offer a personal look at people's thoughts and feelings through a variety of events, from romantic liaisons to career highlights as well as light-hearted anecdotes. It's a truly fascinating way to look back on heart-warming, tragic, amusing or remarkable times in someone's life. Readers are able to relate to a story by hearing it from a personable and personal voice.
Enjoyable paperback and hardback books.
Our range of books covers true accounts of major world events, musings from all corners of the globe, sporting achievements, life struggles as well as seemingly mundane happenings with that added personal insight.
At WHSmith, we have thought-provoking page-turners made all the more exhilarating when the reader knows that the events are real, that the narrator's voice is true or that the thoughts and feelings are honest. Browse our eclectic and diverse collection of paperback and hardback books and you're certain to find something enjoyable, entertaining and informative.