I have been obsessed with Audio books lately and have been burning through A LOT of them these days. My focus is on Audio Autobiography Books read by the Author. There is just something so nice about hearing a book about someones life read by the author themselves. In my opinion the heart of the book comes through so much better this way!
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How I Listen?
Between these two apps I have managed to listen to PA-LENTY of lighthearted biographies read by the author themselves.
Sidenote: A small few of these may not qualify as Autobiographies but they kinda fit so I added them here anyways…
So without any further adieu, let’s get to my fav’s!
Why Not Me? – Read by Mindy Kaling
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? – Read by Mindy Kaling
Neil Patrick Harris (Choose Your Own Autobiography) – Read by Neil Patrick Harris
Bossypants – Read by Tina Fey
Yes Please – Read by Amy Poehler
The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo – Read by Amy Schumer
Sweet and Heartfelt:
Whiskey in a Teacup – Read by Reese Witherspoon
Talking as Fast as I Can – Read by Lauren Graham
Kind is the New Classy – Read by Candace Cameron Bure
The Magnolia Story – Read by Chip & Joanna Gaines
Capital Gaines, Smart things I learned doing stupid stuff – Read by Chip Gaines
Dancing Through Life – Read by Candace Cameron Bure
Wildflower – Read by Drew Barrymore
A Little Bit Wicked – Read by Kristin Chenoweth
Melissa Explains It All – Read by Melissa Joan Hart
Staying Stylish – Read by Candace Cameron Bure
The Vegas Diaries – Read by Holly Madison
Girl, Wash Your Face – Read by Rachel Hollis
Girl, Stop Apologizing – Read by Rachel Hollis
Love Your Life, Not Theirs – Read by Rachel Cruze
Reshaping it All – Read by Candace Cameron Bure
Total Money Makeover – Read by Dave Ramsey
Smart Money, Smart Kids – Read by Dave Ramsey & Rachel Cruz
The Legacy Journey – Read by Dave Ramsey
Retire Inspired, It’s not an age it’s a financial number – Read by Chris Hogan
Everyday Millionaires – Read by Chris Hogan
On my “want to listen” List:
You know….when I find the time…..
The Path Made Clear – Read by Oprah Winfrey
This Is Me: Loving the Person You are Today – Read by Chrissy Metz
Becoming – Read by Michelle Obama
In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It – Read by Lauren Graham
Point of View – Read by Elisabeth Hasselbeck
My Squirrel Days – Read by Ellie Kemper
Born a Crime – Read by Trevor Noah
Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life – Read by Barbara & Laura Bush
This Will Only Hurt a Little – Read by Busy Philipps
A Polaroid Guy in a Snapchat World – Read by David Spade
The Greatest Love Story Ever Told – Read by Megan Mullally & Nick Offerman
The Last Black Unicorn – Read by Tiffany Haddish
EntreLeadership – Read by Dave Ramsey
This list of Audio Autobiography Books Read by the Author will be continually updated, so pin this page and check back often!
I would love to hear what you have been listening to. Please leave me your suggestions in the comments below and I will eagerly accept your helpful guidance!