By Sara Bareilles

With clean candor, Sounds Like Me finds Sara Bareilles, the artist—and the woman—on songwriting, soul looking, and what’s stumbled on alongside the way.

Sara Bareilles stocks the thrill and the struggles that include growing nice paintings, all whereas staying real to your self. Imbued with humor and marked by means of Sara’s confessional writing sort, this assortment tells the interior tale at the back of a few of her most well-liked songs. such a lot lately recognized for her chart-topper “Brave,” Sara first broke via in 2007 along with her multi-platinum unmarried “Love Song.” She has published 5 albums that experience offered 2.5 million copies and spawned a number of hits. greater than a privileged view contained in the event of a awesome musical talent—this is a relocating tribute to the common look for progress, therapeutic, and self-acceptance.

Show description

Quick preview of Sounds Like Me: My Life (So Far) in Song PDF

Similar Autobiography books

An Autobiography

Agatha christie died on 12 january 1976, having develop into the best-selling novelist in background. Her autobiography, released in 1977 a 12 months after her loss of life, tells of her attention-grabbing deepest lifestyles, from early formative years via marriages and international wars, and her stories either as a author and on archaeological expeditions together with her moment husband, max mallowan.

How Did All This Happen?

If you are a guy of a undeniable age you are going to understand there comes some extent in lifestyles while getting a activities motor vehicle and over-analysing your contribution to society seems like a very solid proposal. With an outstanding activity in revenues and advertising and a pleasant condominium in Manchester that he shared along with his spouse and youngsters, John Bishop used to be no diverse whilst he became the feared 4-0.

Everybody into the Pool: True Tales

Beth Lisick began as a homecoming princess with a Crisco-aided tan and a foul perm. after which every thing replaced. Plunging headlong into America's private subcultures, whereas protecting either toes firmly planted in her mom and dad' depart It to Beaver values, Lisick makes her grownup domestic at the edge of mainstream tradition and reveals it wealthy with paradox and humor.

Mud, Sweat, and Tears: The Autobiography

A number 1 London Sunday occasions Bestseller, dust, Sweat, and Tears is the adrenaline-fueled autobiography of the mega-popular big name of the hit survival sequence guy Vs. Wild, adventurer endure Grylls. A former British specified Forces commando, a guy who has constantly sought the last word in risky demanding situations, Bear’s actual tale reads like an outside motion and event novel.

Extra info for Sounds Like Me: My Life (So Far) in Song

Show sample text content

In the middle of a bunch of associates who purely made room for me occasionally, I sought out the locations the place I felt attractiveness. i discovered it first in nature, after which at the degree, via functionality. We pass towards the softest locations to land, and infrequently they're few and much among. i used to be fortunate to discover a few type of course that stretched out in entrance of me, like yellow traces on a highway, or even luckier to have the sensation that it used to be going to take me someplace precise. GRAVITY I WROTE THIS track while i used to be nineteen. It’s nonetheless some of the most asked songs i've got and that i shall be taking part in it for so long as I stay. the simplest half is that it doesn’t even make me are looking to scratch my very own eyes out. Gravity was once an expression of my first genuine come upon with heartbreak. the sort that you're feeling on your bones, that takes your breath away, and retains you from dozing. the type that makes you lose your urge for food and force previous his residence in any respect hours of the evening. It makes your grades drop, fills complete journals, and wears out cassette tapes of unhappy songs and drives your mom and dad loopy ’cause you’re being so mopey and pathetic. they could see you’re only a dumdum eighteen-year-old who gets over this finally, yet you simply can’t in all probability fathom that simply because you’re so busy starring on your personal Greek tragedy. unfortunately, it’s the very same form of heartbreak that may come again years later with a similar features and but by some means much more venom. i used to be might be 16 while I met LR, and he used to be every thing I had continuously kind of fantasized approximately, yet by no means in one million years idea i might adventure firsthand. He was once imperative casting for the darling romantic lead in any strong youngster romance flick: drop-dead lovely, renowned, humorous, brooding, let alone our neighborhood activities hero. I, nonetheless, was once maybe much less more likely to be solid in that motion picture, clean off my rejection letter from the auditions for the Mickey Mouse membership, identifying up petting-zoo goat poop in my Phantom of the Opera sweatshirt for enjoyable. It appeared not likely that we might turn out jointly, yet lifestyles is humorous that means. I can’t be mindful too many info of our courtship (if there has been one at all), yet we had loads of mutual neighbors in the course of our sophomore yr of highschool. I went to the entire soccer and basketball video games simply because that’s more often than not what my small city did on Friday nights, and he (of path) used to be on these groups. some of my shut associates have been at the cheerleading squad, which resulted in us finishing up at many of the related events, and that i came upon myself gravitating towards him anywhere he used to be within the room. The craziest half used to be that he appeared to be doing an identical. through the summer time sooner than our junior 12 months of highschool, we begun placing out, after which making out, and either one of these issues I knew I loved greatly. I felt he was once up to now out of my league, i actually couldn’t comprehend why he used to be attracted to me. yet he was once, and so I thought of myself a really fortunate woman. He in a timely fashion took his seat on the heart of my universe and my delicate younger middle fell head over heels in love.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 29 votes