The Witches Are Coming

The Witches Are Coming

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No Stopping Us Now: A History of Older Women in America

No Stopping Us Now: A History of Older Women in America

A lively, fascinating, eye opening look at women and aging in America, by the beloved New York Times columnist You re not getting older, you re getting better, or so promised the famous 1970 s ad for women s hair dye Americans have always had a complicated relationship with aging embrace it,

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Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World

Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World

Nineteen Arab women journalists speak out about what it s like to report on their changing homelands in this first of its kind essay collection, with a foreword by CNN chief international correspondent Christiane AmanpourInternational media coverage of the Arab world is dominated by the work of

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Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female Power

Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female Power

Women have always been seen as monsters Men from Aristotle to Freud have insisted that women are freakish creatures, capable of immense destruction Maybe they are And maybe that s a good thing Sady Doyle, hailed as smart, funny and fearless by the Boston Globe, takes readers on a tour of

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Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger

Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger

From Rebecca Traister, the New York Times bestselling author of All the Single Ladies comes a vital, incisive exploration into the transformative power of female anger and its ability to transcend into a political movement In the year 2018, it seems as if women s anger has suddenly erupted into the

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What Do We Need Men For?: A Modest Proposal

What Do We Need Men For?: A Modest Proposal

A darkly funny and very personal attempt to answer the question by America s longest running advice columnist When E Jean Carroll possibly the liveliest woman in the world and author of Ask E Jean in Elle Magazine realized that her eight million readers and question writers all seemed to have

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Brave, Not Perfect: Fear Less, Fail More, and Live Bolder

Brave, Not Perfect: Fear Less, Fail More, and Live Bolder

In a book inspired by her popular TED talk, New York Times bestselling author Reshma Saujani empowers women and girls to embrace imperfection and bravery Imagine if you lived without the fear of not being good enough If you didn t care how your life looked on Instagram, or worry about what total

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The Secrets of My Life

The Secrets of My Life

The book will cover Caitlyn Jenner s childhood as Bruce Jenner and rise to fame as a gold medal winning Olympic decathlete her marriages and her relationships with her children her transition and her experience as the world s most famous transgender woman.

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Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

From three of the organisers of the International Women s Strike US a manifesto for when leaning in is not enough Recent years have seen the emergence of massive feminist mobilizations around the world, offering an alternative to the liberal feminism that has become the handmaiden of capitalism

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Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women Writers

Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women Writers

Celebrate the witchiest women writers with beautiful illustrations and imaginative vignettes Literary Witches draws a connection between witches and visionary writers both are figures of formidable creativity, empowerment, and general badassery Through poetic portraits, Taisia Kitaiskaia and Katy

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More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)

More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)

Elaine gifts us all with a beautifully intimate and powerful retelling of her ever unfolding journey In sharing her joys, pitfalls, adventures, self doubt, and successes, she reminds us that through uncovering and discovering the many facets of ourselves, we are than enough Yara Shahidi

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Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language

Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language

The word bitch conjures many images for many people but is most often meant to describe an unpleasant woman Even before its usage to mean a female canine, bitch didn t refer to gender at all it originated as a gender neutral word meaning genitalia A perfectly innocuous word devolving into a

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence

Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence

A spirited, deeply researched exploration of why capitalism is bad for women and how, when done right, socialism leads to economic independence, better labor conditions, better work life balance and, yes, even better sex In a witty, irreverent op ed piece that went viral, Kristen Ghodsee argued

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Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a Woman

Lady Stuff: Secrets to Being a Woman

Librarian s note There is an ebook edition with the same ISBN ISBN 978 1 4494 8677 8 A collection of Loryn Brantz s vibrant and relatable Jellybean Comics about her everyday experiences as a ladyHome manicure tips, awkward seduction techniques, scoping out the snack table, and most important

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Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls

Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls

An urgently needed guide to the alarming increase in anxiety and stress experienced by girls from elementary school through college, from the New York Times bestselling author of Untangled An invaluable read for anyone who has girls, works with girls, or cares about girls for everyone Claire

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