Best-Selling Political Memoirs, 2004 to 2014

Best-Selling Political Memoirs, 2004 to 2014

For our show on The Art of the Political Memoir, we pulled together the best-selling memoirs by political figures from May 2004 to May 2014, based on sales at independent bookstores across the United States.

This list was produced by the American Booksellers Association.

To find the books at an independent bookseller, click here .

Image of My Life
by Bill Clinton
Knopf

Image of True Compass: A Memoir
by Edward M. Kennedy
Twelve

Image of Decision Points
by George W. Bush
Crown

For our show on The Art of the Political Memoir, we pulled together the best-selling memoirs by political figures from May 2004 to May 2014, based on sales at independent bookstores across the United States.

This list was produced by the American Booksellers Association.

To find the books at an independent bookseller, click here .

Image of My Life
by Bill Clinton
Knopf

Image of True Compass: A Memoir
by Edward M. Kennedy
Twelve

Image of Decision Points
by George W. Bush
Crown

Image of Going Rogue: An American Life
by Sarah Palin
HarperCollins

Image of The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World
by Alan Greenspan
Penguin Books

Image of Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War
by Robert M Gates
Knopf

Image of Spoken from the Heart
by Laura Bush
Scribner

Image of A Fighting Chance
by Elizabeth Warren
Metropolitan Books

Image of The Reagan Diaries
by Ronald Reagan
Harper Perennial

Image of Rewriting History
by Dick Morris
Harper Perennial

Image of In My Time: A Personal and Political Memoir
by Dick Cheney
Threshold Editions

Image of Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked
by Chris Matthews
Simon & Schuster

Image of Faith of My Fathers
by John McCain, Mark Salter
Random House

Image of It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership
by Colin Powell
Harper Perennial

Image of Read My Pins: Stories from a Diplomat's Jewel Box
by Madeleine Albright
Melcher Media

Image of At the Center of the Storm: The CIA During America's Time of Crisis
by George Tenet, Bill Harlow
Harper Perennial

Image of Gabby: A Story of Courage, Love and Resilience
by Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly
Scribner

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