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Unlikeable Female Characters: The Women Pop Culture Wants You to Hate By Anna Bogutskaya, Terri White (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Anna Bogutskaya, Terri White (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728274744
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Published: Sourcebooks - May 9th, 2023

"A fresh feminist appraisal of the pop culture canon." —Publishers Weekly

How bitches, trainwrecks, shrews, and crazy women have taken over pop culture and liberated women from having to be nice.


The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Women: Stories of Landscape and Community in the Mountain South By Kami Ahrens (Editor) Cover Image
By Kami Ahrens (Editor)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781469670034
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - March 7th, 2023

In 1966 in Rabun County, Georgia, a group of high school English students created theFoxfire magazine, a literary journal that celebrated Appalachian stories, peoples, and culture. The publication was filled with poetry and prose from local students and authors and featured interviews with community members.


Black Women Writers at Work By Claudia Tate (Editor), Tillie Olsen (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Claudia Tate (Editor), Tillie Olsen (Foreword by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781642598407
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Published: Haymarket Books - January 10th, 2023

A critical collection of conversations with Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Gayl Jones and other Black women writers that changed the scope of Black literature in the 20th century and beyond.


Bitch: On the Female of the Species By Lucy Cooke Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781541674912
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Published: Basic Books - October 17th, 2023

A “playful, enlightening,” and “effervescent exposé” (Scientific American) on the queens of the animal kingdom 
 
Studying zoology made Lucy Cooke feel like a sad freak. Not because she loved spiders or would root around in animal feces: all her friends shared the same curious kinks. The problem was her sex.


The New Black Woman: Loves Herself, Has Boundaries, and Heals Every Day (Empowering Book for Women) By Marita Golden Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781684812226
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Published: Mango - June 27th, 2023

Healthy Habits to Become the Strong Black Women

"This book is gonna save some sisters' lives. Hallelujah " ―Patrice Gaines, author of Laughing in the Dark

#1 New Release in Codependency


In Defense of Witches: The Legacy of the Witch Hunts and Why Women Are Still on Trial By Mona Chollet, Sophie R. Lewis (Translated by), Carmen Maria Machado (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Mona Chollet, Sophie R. Lewis (Translated by), Carmen Maria Machado (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250894878
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 3rd, 2023

Mona Chollet's In Defense of Witches is a “brilliant, well-documented” celebration (Le Monde) by an acclaimed French feminist of the witch as a symbol of female rebellion and independence in the face of misogyny and persecution.


Men Explain Things to Me By Rebecca Solnit Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781608464661
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 1st, 2015

"This slim book--seven essays, punctuated by enigmatic, haunting paintings by Ana Teresa Fernandez--hums with power and wit."--Boston Globe

"The antidote to mansplaining."--The Stranger

"Feminist, frequently funny, unflinchingly honest and often scathing in its conclusions."--Salon


Quit Like a Woman: The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol By Holly Whitaker Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984825070
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - January 12th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “An unflinching examination of how our drinking culture hurts women and a gorgeous memoir of how one woman healed herself.”—Glennon Doyle, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Untamed


Fair Play: A Game-Changing Solution for When You Have Too Much to Do (and More Life to Live) (Reese's Book Club) By Eve Rodsky Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525541943
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 5th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK

Tired, stressed, and in need of more help from your partner? Imagine running your household (and life!) in a new way...


Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools By Monique Couvson Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781620973424
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Published: New Press - January 16th, 2018

The "powerful" (Michelle Alexander) exploration of the harsh and harmful experiences confronting Black girls in schools, and how we can instead orient schools toward their flourishing


The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (Vintage International) By Maxine Hong Kingston Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780679721888
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Published: Vintage - April 23rd, 1989

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • An exhilarating blend of autobiography and mythology, of world and self, of hot rage and cool analysis. First published in 1976, it has become a classic in its innovative portrayal of multiple and intersecting identities—immigrant, female, Chinese, American. • NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER


Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals By Saidiya Hartman Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393357622
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 14th, 2020

Winner of the 2019 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism
Winner of the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction
Winner of the 2020 Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction
Finalist for the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Memoir/Biography

"Exhilarating…A rich resurrection of a forgotten history." —Parul Sehgal, New York Times