Results for Non Fiction + Strong Female Leads, set in Northeast

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  • The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating: A True Story
    Elisabeth Tova Bailey
    Paperback: 09/06/2016
     
    In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Elisabeth Bailey shares an ...
  • Spinster: Making a Life of One's Own
    Kate Bolick
    Paperback: 04/19/2016
     
    A bold, original, moving book that will inspire fanatical devotion and ignite debate.
  • Out of the Woods: A Memoir of Wayfinding
    Lynn Darling
    Paperback: 01/20/2015
     
    Combining the soul-baring insight of Wild, the profound wisdom of Shop Class as Soulcraft, and the adventurous...
  • Abigail Adams
    Woody Holton
    Paperback: 06/01/2010
     
    Winner of BookBrowse's 2009 Nonfiction Book Award. In this vivid new biography of Abigail Adams, the most ...
  • The Lobster Chronicles: Life On A Very Small Island
    Linda Greenlaw
    Paperback: 07/01/2003
     
    With fascinating nautical descriptions and her eye for the dramas of small-town life, Greenlaw does for ...

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