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Biography & Autobiography - Women
Feelings Cover
Author: Manjit Thapp
Release Date: March 02, 2021
A stunning illustrated journey through one young woman’s year of emotions—from the saturated highs of early summer to the gray isolation of late winter. “A visual and emotional treat, full of gorgeous artwork and soot...
Feelings Cover
The Empathy Diaries Cover
Author: Sherry Turkle
Release Date: March 02, 2021
MIT psychologist and bestselling author of RECLAIMING CONVERSATION and ALONE TOGETHER, Sherry Turkle's intimate memoir of love and workFor decades, Sherry Turkle has shown how we remake ourselves in the mirror of our machines. Here, she illuminates o...
The Empathy Diaries Cover
Speak, Okinawa Cover
Author: Elizabeth Miki Brina
Release Date: February 23, 2021
A searing, deeply candid memoir about a young woman's journey to understanding her complicated parents--her mother an Okinawan war bride, her father a Vietnam veteran--and her own, fraught cultural heritage.Elizabeth's mother was working as a nightcl...
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Sybille Bedford Cover
Author: Selina Hastings
Release Date: February 02, 2021
The first biography of the universally acclaimed British writer, Sybille Bedford, by the celebrated author of books about Nancy Mitford and Evelyn Waugh.Passionate, liberated, fiercely independent, Sybille Bedford was a writer and a journalist, the a...
Sybille Bedford Cover
Lee Miller Cover
Author: Carolyn Burke
Release Date: January 26, 2021
A trenchant yet sympathetic portrait of Lee Miller, one of the iconic faces and careers of the twentieth century. Carolyn Burke reveals Miller as a multifaceted woman: both model and photographer, muse and reporter, sexual adventurer and mother, and,...
Lee Miller Cover
Bravey Cover
Author: Alexi Pappas and Maya Rudolph | Narrator: Alexi Pappas
Release Date: January 12, 2021
The Olympic runner, actress, filmmaker and writer Alexi Pappas shares what she’s learned about confidence, self-reliance, mental health, embracing pain, and achieving your dreams.run like a bravey sleep like a baby dream like a crazy&...
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The Power of Adrienne Rich Cover
Author: Hilary Holladay
Release Date: November 17, 2020
The first comprehensive biography of Adrienne Rich, feminist and queer icon and internationally revered National Book Award winning poet.Adrienne Rich was the female face of American poetry for decades. Her forceful, uncompromising writing has more t...
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Red Comet Cover
Author: Heather Clark | Narrator: Laura Jennings
Release Date: October 20, 2020
“Finally, the biography that Sylvia Plath deserves . . . A spectacular achievement.” —Ruth Franklin, author of Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted LifeThe highly anticipated new biography of Sylvia Plath that focuses on her ...
Red Comet Cover
Author: Laila Lalami | Narrator: Laila Lalami
Release Date: September 22, 2020
What does it mean to be American? In this starkly illuminating and impassioned book, Pulitzer Prize­­–finalist Laila Lalami recounts her unlikely journey from Moroccan immigrant to U.S. citizen, using it as a starting point for her expl...
Author: Dani Shapiro | Narrator: Dani Shapiro
Release Date: September 15, 2020
From one of the most gifted writers of her generation comes the harrowing and exquisitely written true story of how a family tragedy saved her life. Dani Shapiro was a young girl from a deeply religious home who became the girlfriend of a famous and ...
Author: Lisa Donovan | Narrator: Lisa Donovan
Release Date: August 04, 2020
"Donovan is such a vivid writer—smart, raunchy, vulnerable and funny— that if her vaunted caramel cakes and sugar pies are half as good as her prose, well, I'd be open to even giving that signature buttermilk whipped c...
Author: Robert Weintraub | Narrator: Johnathan McClain
Release Date: July 14, 2020
The story of 1930s tennis icon Alice Marble, and her life of sports, celebrity, and incredible mystery.   Who was Alice Marble?   In her public life, she was the biggest tennis star of the pre-war era, a household name like Joe DiMaggio an...