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An Illuminated Life Cover
Author: Heidi Ardizzone
Release Date: October 26, 2021
The secret life of the sensational woman behind the Morgan masterpieces, who lit up New York society.What would you give up to achieve your dream? When J. P. Morgan hired Belle da Costa Greene in 1905 to organize his rare book and manuscript coll...
An Illuminated Life Cover
The Gilded Edge Cover
Author: Catherine Prendergast
Release Date: October 05, 2021
"The Gilded Edge is a compelling read from start to finish. Gripping, suspenseful, cinematic. This is narrative nonfiction at its best."–Lindsey Fitzharris, Bestselling Author of The Butchering ArtAstonishingly well written, painstaki...
The Gilded Edge Cover
Author: Winifred Gallagher | Narrator: Blair Seibert
Release Date: July 20, 2021
A riveting history of the American West told for the first time through the pioneering women who used the challenges of migration and settlement as opportunities to advocate for their rights, and transformed the country in the processBetween 1840 and...
Author: Elinor Cleghorn | Narrator: Hanako Footman
Release Date: June 08, 2021
A trailblazing, conversation-starting history of women’s health—from the earliest medical ideas about women’s illnesses to hormones and autoimmune diseases—brought together in a fascinating sweeping narrative.   Elinor Cl...
Author: Denise Kiernan | Narrator: Denise Kiernan
Release Date: November 10, 2020
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last Castle and The Girls of Atomic City comes a new way to look at American history through the story of giving thanks.From Ancient Rome through 21st-century Americ...
Author: Gail Caldwell | Narrator: Gail Caldwell
Release Date: July 07, 2020
From the New York Times bestselling author of Let’s Take the Long Way Home comes a moving memoir about how the women’s movement revolutionized and saved her life, from the 1960s to the #MeToo era. In a voice as candid as it is evocative, ...
Author: Svenja O'Donnell | Narrator: Kristin Atherton
Release Date: April 28, 2020
"An extraordinary saga." —David Grann, New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower MoonThe mesmerizing account of a granddaughter's search for a World War II family history hidden for sixty yearsGrowing up in Paris as the daughte...
Author: Katherine Sharp Landdeck | Narrator: Gabra Zackman
Release Date: April 21, 2020
“With the fate of the free world hanging in the balance, women pilots went aloft to serve their nation. . . . A soaring tale in which, at long last, these daring World War II pilots gain the credit they deserve.”—Liza Mundy,...
Author: Alex Beam | Narrator: Kimberly Farr
Release Date: March 17, 2020
The true story of the intimate relationship that gave birth to the Farnsworth House, a masterpiece of twentieth-century architecture—and disintegrated into a bitter feud over love, money, gender, and the very nature of art.“An amazing sto...
Author: Franci Rabinek Epstein | Narrator: Suzanne Toren and Helen Epstein
Release Date: March 17, 2020
The engrossing memoir of a spirited and glamorous young fashion designer who survived World War ll, with an afterword by her daughter, Helen Epstein.In the summer of 1942, twenty-two year-old Franci Rabinek--designated a Jew by the Nazi racial laws--...
Author: Jung Chang | Narrator: Catherine Ho
Release Date: October 29, 2019
They were the most famous sisters in China. As the country battled through a hundred years of wars, revolutions and seismic transformations, the three Soong sisters from Shanghai were at the center of power, and each of them left an indelible mark on...
Author: Caitlin Moscatello | Narrator: Caitlin Moscatello
Release Date: August 27, 2019
*A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW Editor's Choice Pick*From an award-winning journalist covering gender and politics comes an inside look at the female candidates fighting back and winning elections in the crucial 2018 midterms.  After November 8, 2...