Walker publishes autobiography

Former Georgia Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker has published an autobiography.From Peanuts to Power: The Road to Wealth, Success and Happiness, available from Amazon on March 16, details Walker's journey...

Children express their bright ideas in books

...an artist when I grow up," she said. Sarah was one of 58 Episcopal Day School first-graders who read their autobiographies, class journals and writing portfolios to their families and friends Friday. Sarah's father, Eric Smith, listened...

Richmond Neighbors
UNC makes historical gems available online

...the past for historians of the future. The university has established a Web site that includes 80 narratives, autobiographies and memoirs penned by Southerners up to 1920 that until now were hidden in UNC's large, sometimes inaccessible...

XXX Technology
Leonard Nimoy, world famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek', dies

...and film's most revered cult series.Nimoy's ambivalence to the role was reflected in the titles of his two autobiographies, I Am Not Spock (1975) and I Am Spock (1995).After Star Trek ended, the actor immediately joined the hit...

Walker sheds light on city government

...federal prison, or "captivity" as he calls it in his autobiography From Peanuts to Power, Walker was presiding over his own...course, it's from Walker's perspective, which is what autobiographies are all about. Still, it's a great book and should become...

Grammy winner Ray Stevens will meet fans, sign books at mall

...pianist Erroll Garner and had become a standard for Johnny Mathis.Stevens is heading back this way to sign copies of his new autobiography, Ray Stevens' Nashville and his CD Ray Stevens' Greatest Hits beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at the Barnes...

Books on golf offer fact, fiction

...Time. This time around, Fields ? the "Weekend Golf Pro" ? divides the book into two parts. The first part is an autobiography focused on his golf game. The second part gives instructional tips on the full swing, short game and course management...

Singer heir helped Bobby Jones build Augusta National amid Depression

...first person Augusta National co-founder Clifford Roberts approached about financing the course, Roberts said in his autobiography, The Story of Augusta National Golf Club. Roberts remembered him as a "shy person" who loved golf, admired Jones and...

Library lecture to cover writing, publishing an autobiography

...interesting enough for an autobiography. That's one reason why...You! An Entertaining Autobiography in Three Easy Steps...infamous" to deserve an autobiography, Coursen said by phone...Coursen read more than 200 autobiographies to find what makes a good...

'96 Olympics bomber fights to keep profits from autobiography

...Atlanta Olympics bomber Eric Rudolph is fighting efforts by federal prosecutors in Alabama to seize the small profits from an autobiography he recently published from prison with the help of a brother.Rudolph, serving a life sentence for bombings that killed...