Presidents Day

In honor of President's Day try one of these great Presidential biographies.
Title Author Cover
The Jefferson lies : exposing the myths you've always believed about Thomas Jefferson David Barton The Jefferson lies : exposing the myths you've always believed about Thomas Jefferson cover image
JFK and LBJ : the last two great presidents Godfrey Hodgson JFK and LBJ : the last two great presidents cover image
Showdown : the inside story of how Obama fought back against Boehner, Cantor, and the Tea Party David Corn Showdown : the inside story of how Obama fought back against Boehner, Cantor, and the Tea Party cover image
Ronald Reagan at 100 Robert Sullivan Ronald Reagan at 100 cover image
Indomitable will : LBJ in the presidency Mark K Updegrove Indomitable will : LBJ in the presidency cover image
Bill Clinton Michael Tomasky Bill Clinton cover image
A full life : reflections at ninety Jimmy Carter A full life : reflections at ninety cover image
Jack : the early years of John F. Kennedy Ilene Cooper Jack : the early years of John F. Kennedy cover image
James Madison and the making of America Kevin Raeder Gutzman James Madison and the making of America cover image
The soul of an American president : the untold story of Dwight D. Eisenhower's faith Alan Sears The soul of an American president : the untold story of Dwight D. Eisenhower's faith cover image
Mint juleps with Teddy Roosevelt : the complete history of presidential drinking Mark Will-Weber Mint juleps with Teddy Roosevelt : the complete history of presidential drinking cover image
George Washington's America : a biography through his maps Barnet Schecter George Washington's America : a biography through his maps cover image
Barack Obama : the story David Maraniss Barack Obama : the story cover image
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love" Flora Fraser The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love" cover image
James Madison : a life reconsidered Lynne V Cheney James Madison : a life reconsidered cover image
The living White House Betty C Monkman The living White House cover image
A companion to Richard M. Nixon A companion to Richard M. Nixon cover image
The promise : President Obama, year one Jonathan Alter The promise : President Obama, year one cover image
Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father Michael Signer Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father cover image
William Howard Taft Jeffrey Rosen William Howard Taft cover image
Hoover : an extraordinary life in extraordinary times Kenneth Whyte Hoover : an extraordinary life in extraordinary times cover image
Theodore Roosevelt in the Badlands : a young politician's quest for recovery in the American West Roger L DiSilvestro Theodore Roosevelt in the Badlands : a young politician's quest for recovery in the American West cover image
Gerald R. Ford : an honorable life James M Cannon Gerald R. Ford : an honorable life cover image
Ulysses S. Grant : the unlikely hero Michael Korda Ulysses S. Grant : the unlikely hero cover image
John Quincy Adams : American visionary Fred Kaplan John Quincy Adams : American visionary cover image
James Madison : a son of Virginia & a founder of the nation Jeff Broadwater James Madison : a son of Virginia & a founder of the nation cover image
The American president : detailed biographies, historical timelines from George Washington to Donald Trump Kathryn Moore The American president : detailed biographies, historical timelines from George Washington to Donald Trump cover image
The presidents : exploring history one week at a time Dennis Gaffney The presidents : exploring history one week at a time cover image
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship Russell Freedman Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : the story behind an American friendship cover image
Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion Robert Morgan Lions of the West : heroes and villains of the westward expansion cover image
The American president : from Teddy Roosevelt to Bill Clinton William E Leuchtenburg The American president : from Teddy Roosevelt to Bill Clinton cover image
The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war H W Brands The general vs. the president : MacArthur and Truman at the brink of nuclear war cover image
Barack Obama and the politics of redemption Stanley Allen Renshon Barack Obama and the politics of redemption cover image
Selected speeches and writings of Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt Selected speeches and writings of Theodore Roosevelt cover image
The United States of Trump : how the President really sees America Bill O'Reilly The United States of Trump : how the President really sees America cover image
Ike and McCarthy : Dwight Eisenhower's secret campaign against Joseph McCarthy David A Nichols Ike and McCarthy : Dwight Eisenhower's secret campaign against Joseph McCarthy cover image
Reagan's journey : lessons from a remarkable career Margot Morrell Reagan's journey  : lessons from a remarkable career cover image
So you think you know the Presidents? : fascinating facts about our chief executives Peter E Meltzer So you think you know the Presidents? : fascinating facts about our chief executives cover image
The method to the madness : Donald Trump's ascent as told by those who were hired, fired, inspired--and inaugurated Allen Salkin The method to the madness : Donald Trump's ascent as told by those who were hired, fired, inspired--and inaugurated cover image
Revival : the struggle for survival inside the Obama White House Richard Wolffe Revival : the struggle for survival inside the Obama White House cover image
Bill and Hillary : the politics of the personal William H Chafe Bill and Hillary : the politics of the personal cover image
Grover Cleveland's rubber jaw, and other unusual, unexpected, unbelievable but all-true facts about America's presidents Stephen J Spignesi Grover Cleveland's rubber jaw, and other unusual, unexpected, unbelievable but all-true facts about America's presidents cover image
JFK's last hundred days : the transformation of a man and the emergence of a great president Thurston Clarke JFK's last hundred days : the transformation of a man and the emergence of a great president cover image
Author in chief : the untold story of our presidents, and the books they wrote Craig Fehrman Author in chief : the untold story of our presidents, and the books they wrote cover image
The political life of Abraham Lincoln Sidney Blumenthal The political life of Abraham Lincoln cover image
Jefferson : architect of American liberty John B Boles Jefferson : architect of American liberty cover image
Young Mr. Roosevelt : FDR's introduction to war, politics and life Stanley Weintraub Young Mr. Roosevelt : FDR's introduction to war, politics and life cover image
Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900 Robert P Watson Affairs of state : the untold history of presidential love, sex, and scandal, 1789-1900 cover image
Abraham Lincoln : from the log cabin to the White House Lewis Helfand Abraham Lincoln : from the log cabin to the White House cover image
Presidents : a biographical dictionary Neil A Hamilton Presidents : a biographical dictionary cover image