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  • Snow Falling in Spring: Coming of Age in China During the Cultural Revolution
    Moying Li
    Paperback: 03/16/2010
     
    This inspiring memoir following the Author from age twelve to twenty-two, illuminating a complex, dark time in...
  • A Strong West Wind
    Gail Caldwell
    Paperback: 01/28/2007
     
    A memoir of culture and history – of fathers and daughters, of two world wars and the passionate ...
  • The Mercury 13: The Untold Story of Thirteen American Women and the Dream of Space Flight
    Martha Ackmann
    Paperback: 07/13/2004
     
    A tribute to 13 extraordinary women who passed the same battery of tests as did the Mercury 7 astronauts, but ...
  • Breaking Clean: A Memoir
    Judy Blunt
    Paperback: 01/01/2003
     
    Blunt has turned the memories of her childhood and young adulthood in rural Montana into a beautifully written...
  • Creeker: A Woman's Journey
    Linda Scott DeRosier
    Paperback: 07/01/2002
     
    A humorous and poignant memoir of an educated and cultured woman who came of age in Appalachia. A story of ...
  • The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less
    Terry Ryan
    Paperback: 04/01/2002
     
    Introduces Evelyn Ryan, an enterprising woman who kept poverty at bay, and her 10 children fed and clothed, ...
  • All Over But The Shoutin'
    Rick Bragg
    Paperback: 08/01/1998
     
    The story of a violent, war-haunted, alcoholic father and a strong-willed, loving mother who struggled to ...

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