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Everywoman's Travel Journal
Everywoman's Travel Journal
Written by Ten Speed Press Staff
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781580089739
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Everywoman's Travel Journal

Written by Ten Speed Press Staff


Format: Non-traditional book, 160 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $12.99

A stylish and helpful journal designed specifically for female travelers.

The perfect traveling companion, EVERYWOMAN'S TRAVEL JOURNAL is newly redesigned for the savvy and reflective adventurer. It includes lined and blank pages for journaling and sketching, with handy information tailored for women travelers on security, dress, and natural remedies that combat common... Read more >
For Young Women Only
For Young Women Only
Written by Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307562395
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For Young Women Only
What You Need to Know About How Guys Think
Written by Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $9.99

Unlock the Male Mystery

Guys will be guys. And now girls can know what that means! For Young Women Only dives into the mysterious inner-workings of the teenage male mind so that you can begin to understand why guys say and do what they do. Exploring critical topics including respect, insecurity... Read more >
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30 Days to Getting over the Dork You Used to Call Your Boyfriend
30 Days to Getting over the Dork You Used to Call Your Boyfriend
Written by Clea Hantman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307481047
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30 Days to Getting over the Dork You Used to Call Your Boyfriend
A Heartbreak Handbook
Written by Clea Hantman


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $7.99

BEING DUMPED HURTS. But you know what? It happens to everyone. Even Gwyneth, even Cameron, even Madonna have been on the losing end of love. The part you might not believe is that no matter how brutally your heart’s been broken, those wounds will heal. But the longer you dwell on... Read more >
It's Not the Stork!
It's Not the Stork!
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763633318
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It's Not the Stork!
A Book About Girls, Boys, Babies, Bodies, Families and Friends
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $11.99

From the expert team behind IT'S PERFECTLY NORMAL and IT'S SO AMAZING! comes a book for younger children about their bodies — a resource that parents, teachers, librarians, health care providers, and clergy can use with ease and confidence.

Young children are curious about almost everything, especially their bodies. And young children... Read more >
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Every Young Woman's Battle
Every Young Woman's Battle
Written by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arterburn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307446169
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Every Young Woman's Battle
Guarding Your Mind, Heart, and Body in a Sex-Saturated World
Written by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arterburn


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 6, 2008
Price: $10.99

Guys Aren’t the Only Ones Fighting a Battle for Purity.

The world you live in promotes sex as the answer to just about everything. The pressure to go along with the crowd is greater than ever before, and it’s easy to compromise in little ways that are a lot more harmful... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
Written by Simon Adams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426301728
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World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
The Outcast Who Became England's Queen
Written by Simon Adams


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $7.99

No one thought that Elizabeth would live to become Queen of England. Her father, Henry VIII, beheaded her mother, Anne Bolyn, for treason in 1536. He then disowned his daughter, declaring her illegitimate. But in 1544, Parliament reestablished the young princess in the line of succession after her half brother and... Read more >
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Silent in an Evil Time
Silent in an Evil Time
Written by Jack Batten
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887767371
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Silent in an Evil Time
The Brave War of Edith Cavell
Written by Jack Batten


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $16.95

Dutiful nurse, hospital matron, courageous resistance fighter, Edith Cavell was all of these. A British citizen, the forty-eight-year-old Cavell was matron of an institute for nurses in the suburbs of Brussels at the outbreak of World War I. Dedicated to the methods of Florence Nightingale, her intelligence and ferocious sense of... Read more >
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For Young Women Only Discussion Journal
For Young Women Only Discussion Journal
Written by Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781601420381
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For Young Women Only Discussion Journal

Written by Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $10.99

Who doesn’t want to think and talk about guys?

You’ve got lots to think about when it comes to the guys in your life–or the guy you hope will one day be part of your life. This companion journal to the best-selling book For Young Women Only is the perfect place... Read more >
World History Biographies: Hatshepsut
World History Biographies: Hatshepsut
Written by Ellen Galford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426301339
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World History Biographies: Hatshepsut
The Girl Who Became a Great Pharaoh
Written by Ellen Galford


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $7.99

She was the Egyptian girl who became a master politician and a supreme stateswoman. Inheriting her father's throne along with her young stepson, Hatshepsut was soon crowned pharaoh in her own right. This is the startling tale of a woman's rise to power within the patriarchal society of ancient Egypt: Hatshepsut... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Joan of Arc
World History Biographies: Joan of Arc
Written by Philip Wilkinson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426301162
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World History Biographies: Joan of Arc
The Teenager Who Saved her Nation
Written by Philip Wilkinson


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $17.95

Around 1412, a baby girl was born in the village of Domremy who would change France forever. A farmer's daughter, she seemed destined for an unremarkable life. But as the dramatic narrative of this World History Biography reveals, Joan’s life was anything but ordinary. By the age of 13, she knew... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Joan of Arc
World History Biographies: Joan of Arc
Written by Philip Wilkinson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426301179
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World History Biographies: Joan of Arc
The Teenager Who Saved her Nation
Written by Philip Wilkinson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $27.90

Around 1412, a baby girl was born in the village of Domremy who would change France forever. A farmer's daughter, she seemed destined for an unremarkable life. But as the dramatic narrative of this World History Biography reveals, Joan’s life was anything but ordinary. By the age of 13, she knew... Read more >
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Authentic Beauty
Authentic Beauty
Written by Leslie Ludy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590529911
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Authentic Beauty
The Shaping of a Set-Apart Young Woman
Written by Leslie Ludy


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $14.99

Inside Every Young Woman is a Princess…In Search of her Prince

In a culture that mocks our longing for tender romance, in a world where fairy tales never seem to come true — do we dare hope for more? For every young woman asking that question, this book is an invitation. With... Read more >
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Authentic Beauty, Going Deeper
Authentic Beauty, Going Deeper
Written by Leslie Ludy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590529751
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Authentic Beauty, Going Deeper
A Study Guide for the Set-Apart Young Woman
Written by Leslie Ludy


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $13.99

Experience the Fulfillment of your Feminine Dreams

In a world that mocks our desire for a fairy tale, do we dare long for more? Leslie Ludy offers hope to every young woman who wonders if lasting love can ever be found. In this companion guide to Authentic Beauty, Leslie gives you the... Read more >
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Let's Get Primitive
Let's Get Primitive
Written by Heather Menicucci, Illustrated by Susie Ghahremani
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580087889
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Let's Get Primitive
The Urban Girl's Guide to Camping
Written by Heather Menicucci
Illustrated by Susie Ghahremani


Format: Trade Paperback, 236 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2007
Price: $14.95

The definitive camping manual for urban gals who appreciate sidewalks and all-night sushi bars, LET'S GET PRIMITIVE is an invitation to embrace your inner mountain mama and follow the call of the wild. A writer and filmmaker turned outdoor aficionado, Heather Menicucci shares hard-won backcountry lessons that cover all the basics—planning... Read more >
Our Country's First Ladies
Our Country's First Ladies
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426300066
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Our Country's First Ladies

Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $19.95

The award-winning author of National Geographic's widely acclaimed Our Country's Presidents now brings young readers the perfect companion piece—Our Country's First Ladies.

Step inside the White House and meet the women who have played the roles of partners, confidantes, hostesses, and activists in the midst of American history. Read of fascinating... Read more >
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Our Country's First Ladies
Our Country's First Ladies
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300073
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Our Country's First Ladies

Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $28.90

The award-winning author of National Geographic's widely acclaimed Our Country's Presidents now brings young readers the perfect companion piece—Our Country's First Ladies.

Step inside the White House and meet the women who have played the roles of partners, confidantes, hostesses, and activists in the midst of American history. Read of fascinating... Read more >
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The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail
The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792259206
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The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail

Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.95

When she was a young girl, Narcissa loved nothing better than to read heroic tales about brave men and women risking their lives to bring Christian ideas to "barbarians" in far-off places. In 1831, her dream of doing the same was about to come true. That's when some Indians arrived in... Read more >
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The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail
The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail
Written by Cheryl Harness
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792259213
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The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail

Written by Cheryl Harness


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 144 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $25.90

When she was a young girl, Narcissa loved nothing better than to read heroic tales about brave men and women risking their lives to bring Christian ideas to "barbarians" in far-off places. In 1831, her dream of doing the same was about to come true. That's when some Indians arrived in... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Eleanor of Aquitaine
World History Biographies: Eleanor of Aquitaine
Written by Ann Kramer
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792258964
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World History Biographies: Eleanor of Aquitaine
The Queen Who Rode Off to Battle
Written by Ann Kramer


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $27.90

In medieval times, Eleanor of Aquitaine broke the mold for women. This remarkable woman lived life on her own terms, ultimately becoming queen of France and England.

We first encounter the infant Eleanor, born into the ruling family of the Duchy of Aquitaine, in 1122. She grows into a lively and... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Eleanor of Aquitaine
World History Biographies: Eleanor of Aquitaine
Written by Ann Kramer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792258957
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World History Biographies: Eleanor of Aquitaine
The Queen Who Rode Off to Battle
Written by Ann Kramer


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $17.95

In medieval times, Eleanor of Aquitaine broke the mold for women. This remarkable woman lived life on her own terms, ultimately becoming queen of France and England.

We first encounter the infant Eleanor, born into the ruling family of the Duchy of Aquitaine, in 1122. She grows into a lively and... Read more >
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For Young Women Only
For Young Women Only
Written by Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590526507
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For Young Women Only
What You Need to Know About How Guys Think
Written by Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2006
Price: $14.99

Unlock the Male Mystery

Guys will be guys. And now girls can know what that means! For Young Women Only dives into the mysterious inner-workings of the teenage male mind so that you can begin to understand why guys say and do what they do. Exploring critical topics including respect, insecurity... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
Written by Simon Adams
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792236542
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World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
The Outcast Who Became England's Queen
Written by Simon Adams


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2005
Price: $27.90

No one thought that Elizabeth would live to become Queen of England. Her father, Henry VIII, beheaded her mother, Anne Bolyn, for treason in 1536. He then disowned his daughter, declaring her illegitimate. But in 1544, Parliament reestablished her in the line of succession after her half brother and her half... Read more >
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World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
Written by Simon Adams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792236498
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World History Biographies: Elizabeth I
The Outcast Who Became England's Queen
Written by Simon Adams


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2005
Price: $17.95

No one thought that Elizabeth would live to become Queen of England. Her father, Henry VIII, beheaded her mother, Anne Bolyn, for treason in 1536. He then disowned his daughter, declaring her illegitimate. But in 1544, Parliament reestablished her in the line of succession after her half brother and her half... Read more >
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She Dared
She Dared
Written by Ed Butts, Illustrated by Heather Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887767180
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She Dared
True Stories of Heroines, Scoundrels, and Renegades
Written by Ed Butts
Illustrated by Heather Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2005
Price: $8.95

From a true-life “Survivor Island” tale to the women who flew fighters and bombers for the Allies in World War II, Ed Butts invites you to meet twelve women who dared to live their lives on a tightrope. She Dared takes the reader to the Far North, where a single Native... Read more >
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Heart and Soul
Heart and Soul
Written by Gena K. Gorrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887767036
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Heart and Soul
The Story of Florence Nightingale
Written by Gena K. Gorrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2005
Price: $11.95

In Florence Nightingale’s day, if a person was sick – and lucky – he or she was nursed at home with caring family members tending the bedside. Hospitals were horrible places from which few emerged alive. The nurses were often drunks and prostitutes. Doctors had rudimentary skills.

Thus the privileged Nightingale family... Read more >
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