Results for General Fiction + Strong Female Leads + 20th Century (multiple decades)

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  • American Princess: A Novel of First Daughter Alice Roosevelt
    Stephanie Marie Thornton
    Hardcover: 03/12/2019
     
    "Presidential darling, America's sweetheart, national rebel: Teddy Roosevelt's swashbuckling daughter Alice ...
  • That Time I Loved You: Stories
    Carianne Leung
    Hardcover: 02/26/2019
     
    In this exquisite American debut, Carrianne Leung evokes the legacies of Cheever and Munro with a haunting ...
  • Bowlaway
    Elizabeth McCracken
    Hardcover: 02/05/2019
     
    A sweeping and enchanting new novel from the widely beloved, award-winning author Elizabeth McCracken about ...
  • White Houses
    Amy Bloom
    Paperback: 10/30/2018
     
    The unexpected and forbidden affair between Eleanor Roosevelt and Lorena Hickok unfolds in a triumph of ...
  • The Rules of Magic
    Alice Hoffman
    Paperback: 06/26/2018
     
    An instant New York Times bestseller and Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick from beloved author Alice Hoffman&#...
  • The Leavers
    Lisa Ko
    Paperback: 04/24/2018
     
    Finalist for the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction.

    Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Entertainment ...
  • Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk
    Kathleen Rooney
    Paperback: 04/03/2018
     
    A love letter to city life, however shiny or sleazy, Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney paints a ...

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