In his compelling autobiography, Sidney Poitier talks about his experiences and inspiration for acting, writing and directing amidst life struggles and racial tensions.

Read an Excerpt 
Start the book today! Read the introduction of Sidney Poitier's reflections and what really matters in life. 

Sidney PoitierThe Life of a Legend 
Learn how a boy raised in the Bahamas became one of the greatest American screen actors of all time. 

Discussion questionsDiscussion Questions 
What do you think about Sidney Poitier's definition of the measure of a man? Start off the conversation in your group with these insightful study questions.

DinnerThe Dinner of a Lifetime 
It was an event months in the making, and love was truly found in every detail. Go inside the party preparations and take a seat at the table for a conversation you'll never forget! Plus, the surprise that moved Sidney to tears. 

BookmarkDownload the Bookmark 
Find out why Oprah is awestruck by Sidney Poitier, and keep track of lessons learned with this exclusive Oprah's Book Club bookmark.


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