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One Way Back: A Memoir By Christine Blasey Ford Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781250289650
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Published: St. Martin's Press - March 19th, 2024

The compelling true story behind the testimony that awed the nation


The Riddles of the Sphinx: Inheriting the Feminist History of the Crossword Puzzle By Anna Shechtman Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063275478
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Published: HarperOne - March 5th, 2024

Combining the soul-baring confessional of Brain on Fire and the addictive storytelling of The Queen’s Gambit, a renowned puzzle creator’s compulsively readable memoir and history of the crossword puzzle as an unexpected site of women’s work and feminist protest.


Woman, Life, Freedom By Marjane Satrapi, Una Dimitrijevic (Translated by) Cover Image
By Marjane Satrapi, Una Dimitrijevic (Translated by)
$35.95
ISBN: 9781644214053
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Published: Seven Stories Press - March 19th, 2024

An urgent, groundbreaking and visually stunning new collection of graphic story-telling about the present Iranian revolution, using comics to show what would be censored in photos and film in Iran.


Grown Woman Talk: Your Guide to Getting and Staying Healthy By Sharon Malone, M.D. Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593593868
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Published: Crown - April 9th, 2024

“A must-read for anyone who cares about their quality of life . . . Dr. Sharon Malone is the first person I turn to for a whole host of issues, especially my health.”—MICHELLE OBAMA


Women Money Power: The Rise and Fall of Economic Equality By Josie Cox Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781419762987
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Published: Abrams Press - March 5th, 2024

From an experienced financial journalist, Women Money Power is the story of how women have fought for financial freedom, and the social and political hurdles that have kept them from equality.
 
For centuries, women were denied equal access to money and the freedom and power that came with it. They were restricted from owning property or transacting in real estate.


Shakespeare's Sisters: How Women Wrote the Renaissance By Ramie Targoff Cover Image
$33.00
ISBN: 9780525658030
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Published: Knopf - March 12th, 2024

This remarkable work about women writers in the English Renaissance explodes our notion of the Shakespearean period by drawing us into the lives of four women who were committed to their craft long before anyone ever imagined the possibility of “a room of one’s own.”


All in Her Head: The Truth and Lies Early Medicine Taught Us About Women's Bodies and Why It Matters Today By Elizabeth Comen Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780063293014
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Published: Harper Wave - February 13th, 2024

A surprising, groundbreaking, and fiercely entertaining medical history that is both a collective narrative of women’s bodies and a call to action for a new conversation around women’s health.


Black Women Taught Us: An Intimate History of Black Feminism By Jenn M. Jackson Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593243336
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Published: Random House - January 23rd, 2024

A reclamation of essential history and a hopeful gesture toward a better political future, this is what listening to Black women looks like—from a professor of political science and columnist for Teen Vogue.


If Love Could Kill: The Myths and Truths of Women Who Commit Violence By Anna Motz Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593534151
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Published: Knopf - February 6th, 2024

A groundbreaking work by an internationally acclaimed forensic psychotherapist that looks at women who commit extreme acts of violence and cruelty and at the underlying oppression and abuse often at the heart of these crimes


The Cycle: Confronting the Pain of Periods and PMDD By Shalene Gupta Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250882899
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 27th, 2024

A groundbreaking exploration of a debilitating disorder that’s underdiagnosed and misunderstood.

Most days, Shalene Gupta was the person she’d always aspired to be. She was hardworking, excelled at work, and had a long-term boyfriend who she desperately loved.


American Girls: One Woman's Journey into the Islamic State and Her Sister's Fight to Bring Her Home By Jessica Roy Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781982151317
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Published: Scribner - January 16th, 2024

A brilliant, deeply reported narrative about religious extremism, radicalization, and the bonds of family: the story of an American woman who traveled to ISIS-controlled Syria with her two children and extremist husband and the sister back home who worked tirelessly to help her escape.

Raised in a restrictive Jehovah’s Witness community in Arkansas, sisters Lori and Sam


Supreme Sirens: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Music By Marcellas Reynolds, Monica (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Marcellas Reynolds, Monica (Foreword by)
$60.00
ISBN: 9781419769016
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Published: Abrams Books - January 23rd, 2024

A stunning photography book that explores the power, rebellion, and resilience held within the voices of trailblazing Black female musicians.
 
From entertainment journalist and fashion stylist Marcellas Reynolds, the author of Supreme Models and Supreme Actresses, comes the third installment of the celebrated series, Supreme Sirens: Iconic Black Women Who