1 Simone Biles, Michelle Burford, and Mary Lou Retton, Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, a Life in Balance; https://www.vogue.com/article/simone-biles-cover-august-2020.
2 Michael Phelps and Brian Cazeneuve, Beneath the Surface: My Story.
3 Malala Yousafza, I Am Malala How One Girl Stood up for Education and Changed the World.
4 David W. Blight, Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom.
5 Greta Thunberg, No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference; Malena Ernman Beata Ernman, Svante Thunberg, and Greta Thunberg. Our House Is on Fire: Scenes of a Family and a Planet in Crisis; https://time.com/person-of-the-year-2019-greta-thunberg/
6 Laura Dassow Walls, Henry David Thoreau: A Life.
7 Lee Wyndham and Mort Künstler. The Lady with the Lamp: The Story of Florence Nightingale.
8 Justin Kaplan, Walt Whitman, a Life.
9 Lynn Scherr. Sally Ride: Americas First Woman in Space.
10 James R. Hansen First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong.
11 Kathryn Schulz, The Many Lives of Pauli Murray; https://paulimurray.yalecollege.yale.edu/
12 Matthew Sturgis, Oscar: A Life; http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/wilde_oscar.shtml