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  • Yale Needs Women: How the First Group of Girls Rewrote the Rules of an Ivy League Giant
    Anne Gardiner Perkins
    Hardcover: 09/10/2019
     
    "If Yale was going to keep its standing as one of the top two or three colleges in the nation, the ...
  • Unbreakable: The Woman Who Defied the Nazis in the World's Most Dangerous Horse Race
    Richard Askwith
    Hardcover: 09/03/2019
     
    The courageous and heartbreaking story of a Czech countess who defied the Nazis in a legendary horse race.
  • Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
    Sarah Smarsh
    Paperback: 09/03/2019
     
    A perfect companion to Evicted and Nickel and Dimed, Heartland reveals one woman's experience of working class...
  • The Good Mothers: The Story of the Three Women Who Took on the World's Most Powerful Mafia
    Alex Perry
    Paperback: 08/20/2019
     
    The electrifying, untold story of the women born into the most deadly and obscenely wealthy of the Italian ...
  • Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road
    Kate Harris
    Paperback: 06/11/2019
     
    A brilliant, fierce writer makes her debut with this enthralling travelogue and memoir of her journey by ...
  • The Electric Woman: A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts
    Tessa Fontaine
    Paperback: 05/07/2019
     
    Tessa Fontaine's astonishing memoir of pushing past fear, The Electric Woman, follows the author on a life-...
  • The Art of the Wasted Day
    Patricia Hampl
    Paperback: 04/16/2019
     
    A spirited inquiry into the lost value of leisure and daydream.

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