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New library books

The following new biographies are available at the Tecumseh Branch of the Allen County Public Library.

“I, Rhoda” by Valerie Harper

An autobiography from the TV and Broadway actress, outlining her life and career.

“Lucky Me: My Life With – And Without – My Mom, Shirley MacLaine” by Sachi Parker, Frederick Stroppel

Shirley MacLaine’s only child shares stories from her out-of-this-world childhood with the award-winning actress.

“Long Shot” by Mike Piazza, Lonnie Wheeler

The 12-time All-Star catcher describes the inspiration he gleaned from his self-made father, his early career with the Dodgers, his memorable 2000 World Series with the Mets and the controversies that have marked his career.

“My Beloved World” by Sonia Sotomayor

The first Hispanic on the U.S. Supreme Court tells the story of her life before becoming a judge.

“Rod: The Autobiography” by Rod Stewart

A personal portrait by the legendary singer recounts his life on and off the stage, from his British roots and his riotous years on tour with The Jeff Beck Group and The Faces to his three marriages and his decades as a solo performer.

“The Guy Under the Sheets: The Unauthorized Autobiography” by Chris Elliott

Because no one will write an unauthorized biography about Elliott, he has done it himself. The behind-the-scenes memoir is so provocative Elliott nearly sued himself to halt publication.

– Allen County Public Library