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Red: Teenage Girls in America Write on What Fires Up Their Lives Today
Red: Teenage Girls in America Write on What Fires Up Their Lives Today
by Amy Goldwasser
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"Unsparingly frank and perceptive" (Vanity Fair) personal essays by teenage girls. For every teen girl who thinks she's alone, and every adult who's dared to try to figure her out, comes this eye-opening collection in the spirit of New York Times... (read more)

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The Bitch in the House: 26 Women Tell the Truth about Sex, Solitude, Work, Motherhood, and Marriage
The Bitch in the House: 26 Women Tell the Truth about Sex, Solitude, Work, Motherhood, and Marriage
by Cathi Hanauer
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Great essays like these give you an opportunity to look at the world through another person's eyes and re-examine your own experiences. The 26 included here take you on a journey through the a myriad women's lives. I laughed, I cried, I felt better about... (read more)

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The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge (Touchstone Books)
The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge (Touchstone Books)
by David McCullough
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This monumental book tells the enthralling story of one of the greatest accomplishments in our nations history, the building of what was then the longest suspension bridge in the world. The Brooklyn Bridge rose out of the expansive era following the... (read more)

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Bitchfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism from the Pages of Bitch Magazine
Bitchfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism from the Pages of Bitch Magazine
by Lisa Jervis and Andi Zeisler
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Girl power, Riot Grrrl, first-, second-, or third-wave feminist — however you choose to label your gender-equality insistence, Bitch magazine has had you covered. To celebrate their ten year anniversary, Bitch has released this cultural compendium; a... (read more)

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Riding Fury Home: A Memoir
Riding Fury Home: A Memoir
by Chana Wilson
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In 1958, when Chana Wilson was seven, her mother held a rifle to her head and pulled the trigger. The gun jammed and she was taken away to a mental hospital. On her return, Chana became the caretaker of her heavily medicated, suicidal mother. It would be... (read more)

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Zami: A New Spelling of My Name
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name
by Audre Lorde
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“ZAMI is a fast-moving chronicle. From the author’s vivid childhood memories in Harlem to her coming of age in the late 1950s, the nature of Audre Lorde’s work is cyclical. It especially relates the linkage of women who have shaped her . .... (read more)

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The Richer Sex: How the New Majority of Female Breadwinners Is Transforming Sex, Love and Family
The Richer Sex: How the New Majority of Female Breadwinners Is Transforming Sex, Love and Family
by Liza Mundy
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A revolution is under way.  Within a generation, more households will be supported by women than by men. In The Richer Sex, Liza Mundy takes us to the exciting frontier of this new economic order: she shows us why this flip is inevitable, what... (read more)

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War Is Not Over When It's Over: Women Speak Out from the Ruins of War
War Is Not Over When It's Over: Women Speak Out from the Ruins of War
by Ann Jones
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From the renowned authority on domestic violence, a startlingly original inquiry into the aftermath of wars and their impact on the least visible victims: women In 2007, the International Rescue Committee, which brings relief to countries in the wake of... (read more)

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College Girls: Bluestockings, Sex Kittens, and Co-Eds, Then and Now
College Girls: Bluestockings, Sex Kittens, and Co-Eds, Then and Now
by Lynn Peril
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A geek who wears glasses? Or a sex kitten in a teddy? This is the dual vision of the college girl, the unique American archetype born when the age-old conflict over educating women was finally laid to rest. College was a place where women found self... (read more)

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Casa Susanna
Casa Susanna
by Michael Hurst
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Some time ago, while at a New York flea market, inveterate collectors Michael Hurst and Robert Swope discovered a large body of snapshots: album after aged album of well-preserved images, taken roughly between the mid-50s and mid-60s, depicting a group... (read more)

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The Gay Sex Deck: Sexy Tips and Wild Positions for Gay Men
The Gay Sex Deck: Sexy Tips and Wild Positions for Gay Men
by Oliver Peers
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Each tastefully illustrated card features step-by-step tips and tricks that will be welcome additions to any gay man's bedroom repertoire.... (read more)

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Conundrum: (New York Review Books Classics)
Conundrum: (New York Review Books Classics)
by Jan Morris
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'\'\\\'\\\\\\\'\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'The NYRB Classics series is designedly and determinedly exploratory and eclectic, a mix of fiction and non-fiction from different eras and times and of various sorts. The series includes nineteenth century novels and... (read more)

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The Feminine Mystique
The Feminine Mystique
by Betty Friedan
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Landmark, groundbreaking, classic--these adjectives barely describe the earthshaking and long-lasting effects of Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique. This is the book that defined "the problem that has no name," that launched the Second Wave of the... (read more)

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Gender: Antiquity and Its Legacy (Ancients & Moderns)
Gender: Antiquity and Its Legacy (Ancients & Moderns)
by Brooke Holmes
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Gender has now become a pervasive topic in the humanities and social sciences. Yet despite its familiarity within universities and colleges, some have argued that the radical debates which first characterized gender studies have become ghettoized or... (read more)

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Things I've Been Silent about: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter. Azar Nafisi
Things I've Been Silent about: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter. Azar Nafisi
by Azar Nafisi
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In this stunning personal story of growing up in Iran, Azar Nafisi shares her memories of living in thrall to a powerful and complex mother against the backdrop of a country's political revolution. A girl's pain over family secrets, a young woman's... (read more)

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Goddess Shift: Women Leading for a Change
Goddess Shift: Women Leading for a Change
by Stephanie Marohn
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Women's style of collaborative and visionary leadership is now changing the way society functions. Celebrating the shift, this anthology includes chapters by such notable women leaders as Oprah Winfrey, Suze Orman, First Lady Michelle Obama, Venus and... (read more)

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From Disgust to Humanity: Sexual Orientation and Constitutional Law (Inalienable Rights)
From Disgust to Humanity: Sexual Orientation and Constitutional Law (Inalienable Rights)
by Martha Nussbaum
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A distinguished professor of law and philosophy at the University of Chicago, a prolific writer and award-winning thinker, Martha Nussbaum stands as one of our foremost authorities on law, justice, freedom, morality, and emotion. In From Disgust to... (read more)

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The Monster Within: The Hidden Side of Motherhood
The Monster Within: The Hidden Side of Motherhood
by Barbara Almond
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"Psychoanalysis has always addressed the monster within: conflicts, fears, and those unacceptable feelings of anger, envy, and hatred with which we all grapple. Such feelings are particularly scary for mothers, and Dr. Barbara Almond, an experienced... (read more)

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The Feminist Promise: 1792 to the Present (Modern Library)
The Feminist Promise: 1792 to the Present (Modern Library)
by Christine Stansell
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In this sweeping, definitive volume, Christine Stansell, one of the leading historians of her generation, tells the story of one of the great democratic movements of our times.  For more than two centuries, the ranks of feminists have included... (read more)

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The Wisdom Trail: In the Footsteps of Remarkable Women
The Wisdom Trail: In the Footsteps of Remarkable Women
by Janet Lieberman
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An invitation to eavesdrop on a remarkable group of women who in their eighth and ninth decades reflect with candor and insight on the common threads in their well-lived lives The Wisdom Trail follows the life trajectories of extraordinary women, now in... (read more)

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