1. Empress of Fashion: A Life of Diana Vreeland, Amanda Mackenzie Stuart
  2. Fire Shut Up In My Bones, Charles M. Blow
  3. Just Kids, Patti Smith
  4. You Can't Touch My Hair, Phoebe Robinson
  5. The Year of Magical Thinking, Joan Didion
  6. Baghdad Burning: Girl Blog from Iraq, Riverbend
  7. Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life, Steve Martin