The real life stories of some of the world’s most interesting, adventurous, and memorable people.
Dave P., Scribd Editor
In the News

In memory…

Gene Wilder is best known for his performance as Willy Wonka in “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.” It’s a role that perfectly captures the warmth, humor, and thoughtfulness that defined both his career and his life.

Niree N., Scribd Editor
From the Editors

Heartwarming true story…

Crothers expertly weaves together a multitude of narratives spanning generations to tell the heartwarming tale of how a nine-year-old from the slums became a competitor in the World Chess Olympiads.

Alex P., Scribd Editor
From the Editors

Incredibly fun…

Smart, witty, and confident, yet full of compassion and warmth. Amy Poehler’s memoir is inspiring and engaging, heartfelt and self-deprecating, smart and sarcastic, and—most of all—incredibly fun.