5 of the most memorable celebrity memoirs of 2020

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2020 is winding down, and many are now looking back at all that has happened during the explosive year. Aside from the clear misfortunes this year has introduced for many; it stood out as one of the most memorable for highly anticipated book releases — specifically those authored by some of the world’s most respected celebrities.

Icons like former United States President Barack Obama, powerhouse Mariah Carey, the late Jeopardy host Alex Trebek and body-positive comedienne Michelle Buteau are names that have all graced the shelves this year. Several celebrities from many different walks of life took a look at who they are and how they got there and then put those thoughts on paper for the world to read.

Also, each of the five titles outlined below is cheaper to read with Kindle Unlimited. And, currently, new subscribers can get their first two months for just $4.99.

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With Kindle Unlimited, users gain access to millions of titles that are drastically cheaper than print editions. One of the most common ways to use this service is via an Amazon Kindle device, like the one pictured below. But you can also use Kindle Unlimited on another e-reader or most other smart devices, like a smartphone or tablet.

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While nothing beats holding the print versions of the chart-topping titles below, you can reduce clutter, consolidate space and save money by downloading the Kindle versions onto your e-reader (like the one pictured above), mobile device or computer.

Below, check out five of the most memorable celebrity memoirs of 2020 that are all drastically cheaper to read with Kindle.

1. A Promised Land By Barack Obama, $17.99 (Print List Price: $45)

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Publication date: November 17, 2020

Print version

2. The Answer Is…: Reflections On My Life By Alex Trebek, $13.99 (Print List Price: $26)

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Publication date: July 21, 2020

Print Version

3. The Meaning Of Mariah Carey By Mariah Carey, $14.99 (Print List Price: $29.99)

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Publication date: September 29, 2020

Print Version

4. Survival Of The Thickest: Essays By Michelle Buteau, $12.99 (Print List Price: $27)

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Publication date: December 8, 2020

Print Version

5. Open Book By Jessica Simpson, $14.99 (Print List Price: $28.99)

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Publication date: February 4, 2020

Print Version

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