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Reimagining Equality
Stories of Gender, Race, and Finding Home
Written by Anita Hill


Format: eBook0
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $25.95

From the heroic lawyer who spoke out against Clarence Thomas in the historic confirmation hearings twenty years ago
 
At the historic Clarence Thomas confirmation hearings, Anita Hill spoke out courageously about workplace sexual harassment. Now she turns to the topic of home. As our country reels from the subprime mortgage meltdown and...

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Reimagining Equality
Reimagining Equality
Written by Anita Hill
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Reimagining Equality
Stories of Gender, Race, and Finding Home
Written by Anita Hill


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $25.95

From the heroic lawyer who spoke out against Clarence Thomas in the historic confirmation hearings twenty years ago
 
At the historic Clarence Thomas confirmation hearings, Anita Hill spoke out courageously about workplace sexual harassment. Now she turns to the topic of home. As our country reels from the subprime mortgage meltdown and...

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Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln
Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln
Written by Gluckel
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ISBN: 9780307806383
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Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln

Written by Gluckel


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2011
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Begun in 1690, this diary of a forty-four-year-old German Jewish widow, mother of fourteen children, tells how she guided the financial and personal destinies of her children, how she engaged in trade, ran her own factory, and promoted the welfare of her large family. Her memoir, a rare account of an... Read more >
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An Unquenchable Thirst
An Unquenchable Thirst
Written by Mary Johnson, Read by Mary Johnson
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ISBN: 9780307876140
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An Unquenchable Thirst
A Memoir
Written by Mary Johnson
Read by Mary Johnson


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On Sale: September 13, 2011
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NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

An unforgettable spiritual autobiography about a search for meaning that begins alongside one of the great religious icons of our time and ends with a return to the secular world

 
At seventeen, Mary Johnson saw Mother Teresa’s face on the cover...

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An Unquenchable Thirst
An Unquenchable Thirst
Written by Mary Johnson
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An Unquenchable Thirst
A Memoir
Written by Mary Johnson


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $11.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

“A candid, generous, and profound spiritual memoir that deserves a great deal of thoughtful discussion.”—Anne Rice

 
At seventeen, Mary Johnson experienced her calling when she saw a photo of Mother Teresa on the cover of Time magazine; eighteen months...

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Sex, Art, and American Culture
Sex, Art, and American Culture
Written by Camille Paglia
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ISBN: 9780307765550
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Sex, Art, and American Culture
Essays
Written by Camille Paglia


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $13.99

A collection of twenty of Paglia's out-spoken essays on contemporary issues in America's ongoing cultural debate such as Anita Hill, Robert Mapplethorpe, the beauty myth, and the decline of education in America.


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Vamps & Tramps
Vamps & Tramps
Written by Camille Paglia
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ISBN: 9780307765567
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Vamps & Tramps
New Essays
Written by Camille Paglia


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $15.99

The bestselling author of Sexual Personae and Sex, Art, and American Culture is back with a fiery new collection of essays on everything from art and celebrity to gay activism, Lorena Bobbitt to Bill and Hillary. These essays have never appeared in book form, and many will be appearing in print... Read more >
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A History of Women in America
A History of Women in America
Written by Carol Hymowitz and Michaele Weissman
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ISBN: 9780307790439
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A History of Women in America

Written by Carol Hymowitz and Michaele Weissman


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2011
Price: $7.99

From colonial to modern-day times this narrative history, incorporating first-person accounts, traces the development of women's roles in America. Against the backdrop of major historical events and movements, the authors examine the issues that changed the roles and lives of women in our society.  

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Founding Mothers & Fathers
Founding Mothers & Fathers
Written by Mary Beth Norton
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ISBN: 9780307760760
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Founding Mothers & Fathers
Gendered Power and the Forming of American Society
Written by Mary Beth Norton


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2011
Price: $14.99

Much like A Midwife's Tale and The Unredeemed Captive, this novel is about power relationships in early American society, religion, and politics--with insights into the initial development and operation of government, the maintenance of social order, and the experiences of individual men and women.


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Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey
Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey
Written by Lillian Schlissel
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ISBN: 9780307803177
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Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey

Written by Lillian Schlissel


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2011
Price: $12.99

An expanded edition of one of the most original and provocative works of American history of the last decade, which documents the pioneering experiences and grit of American frontier women. Read more >
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Unruly Women
Unruly Women
Written by Karlene Faith
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ISBN: 9781609801373
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Unruly Women
The Politics of Confinement & Resistance
Written by Karlene Faith


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $19.95

Winner of the VanCity Book Prize, Unruly Women: The Politics of Confinement & Resistance is the seminal book about women’s imprisonment that helped spark examinations around the world into the special circumstances women face in prison, as well as the sex and gender crimes that get them there. Most women who... Read more >
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Unruly Women
The Politics of Confinement & Resistance
Written by Karlene Faith


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On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $19.95

Winner of the VanCity Book Prize, Unruly Women: The Politics of Confinement & Resistance is the seminal book about women’s imprisonment that helped spark examinations around the world into the special circumstances women face in prison, as well as the sex and gender crimes that get them there. Most women who... Read more >
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Last Gift of Time
Last Gift of Time
Written by Carolyn G. Heilbrun
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ISBN: 9780307802149
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Last Gift of Time

Written by Carolyn G. Heilbrun


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

When she was young, distinguished author and critic Carolyn Heilbrun solemnly vowed to end her life when she turned seventy. But on the advent of that fateful birthday, she realized that her golden years had been full of unforeseen pleasures. Now, the astute and ever-insightful Heilbrun muses on the emotional and... Read more >
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We Band of Angels
We Band of Angels
Written by Elizabeth Norman
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ISBN: 9780307799579
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We Band of Angels
The Untold Story of the American Women Trapped on Bataan
Written by Elizabeth Norman


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: June 29, 2011
Price: $9.99

In the fall of 1941, the Philippines was a gardenia-scented paradise for the American Army and Navy nurses stationed there. War was a distant rumor, life a routine of easy shifts and dinners under the stars. On December 8 all that changed, as Japanese bombs began raining down on American bases... Read more >
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Women, Race, & Class
Women, Race, & Class
Written by Angela Y. Davis
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ISBN: 9780307798497
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Women, Race, & Class

Written by Angela Y. Davis


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 29, 2011
Price: $11.99

A powerful study of the women's movement in the U.S. from abolitionist days to the present that demonstrates how it has always been hampered by the racist and classist biases of its leaders. Read more >
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Women, Culture & Politics
Women, Culture & Politics
Written by Angela Y. Davis
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ISBN: 9780307798503
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Women, Culture & Politics

Written by Angela Y. Davis


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $13.99

A collection of her speeches and writings which address the political and social changes of the past decade as they are concerned with the struggle for racial, sexual, and economic equality. Read more >
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The Prospect Before Her
The Prospect Before Her
Written by Olwen Hufton
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ISBN: 9780307791948
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The Prospect Before Her
A History of Women in Western Europe, 1500 - 1800
Written by Olwen Hufton


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: June 15, 2011
Price: $13.99

Already hailed by English critics as "one of the most important works of history to be published since the Second World War, " Olwen Hufton's fascinating and brilliantly learned study begins, in this first of two volumes, with a wide ranging exploration of women's fate in Western Europe from medieval times... Read more >
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Talk Dirty to Me
Talk Dirty to Me
Written by Sallie Tisdale
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ISBN: 9780307795281
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Talk Dirty to Me

Written by Sallie Tisdale


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2011
Price: $13.99

We live in a world in which almost every public image—every interaction—carries an element of sexual desire. And yet it is nearly impossible for us to talk openly and honestly about sex. Talk Dirty to Me is author Sallie Tisdale's frank, funny, and provocative invitation to the conversation we've been waiting...

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Minding the Body
Minding the Body
Written by Patricia Foster
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ISBN: 9780307794741
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Minding the Body

Written by Patricia Foster


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2011
Price: $15.99

A mulitcultural anthology of fiction and  non-fiction literary narratives which addresses the  psychological and political aspects of a woman's body in  today's culture. An important and much-needed  book for women who seek to understand their bodies  and find independent, imaginative ways to cope with  aging, beauty expectations beauty expectations,  and ethnic comparisons.


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A Miracle Every Day
A Miracle Every Day
Written by Marita Golden
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ISBN: 9780307794765
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A Miracle Every Day

Written by Marita Golden


Format: eBook, 140 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $9.99

A Miracle Everyday takes an illuminating and intimate look at flourishing single-mother families. Single motherhood and the children of single mothers have been the subject of overwhelmingly negative statistical analysis. But, asks Marita Golden, where are the studies that analyze the strengths of single mothers, the positive adaptive skills learned by... Read more >
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Sister to Sister
Sister to Sister
Written by Patricia Foster
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ISBN: 9780307794734
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Sister to Sister

Written by Patricia Foster


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $16.99

Sister to Sister includes essays and stories by:

Meena Alexander
Robin Behn
Louise DeSalvo
Erika Duncan
Maria Flook
Patricia Foster
Bonnie Friedman
Donna Gordon
Lucy Grealy
Joy Harjo
Bell Hooks
Pam Houston
Jesse Lee Kercheval
Lori Hope Norris
Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Mona Simpson
Debra Spark
Joan Wickersham
Joy Williams Read more >
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Skin Deep
Skin Deep
Written by Marita Golden and Susan Shreve
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ISBN: 9780307794789
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Skin Deep
Black Women & White Women Write About Race
Written by Marita Golden and Susan Shreve


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $10.99

Candid, poignant, provocative, and informative, the essays and stories in Skin Deep explore a wide spectrum of racial issues between black and white women, from self-identity and competition to childrearing and friendship. Eudora Welty contributes a bittersweet story of a one-hundred-year-old black woman whose spirit is as determined and strong as... Read more >
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Eco Amazons
Eco Amazons
Written by Dorka Keehn, Photographed by Colin Finlay, Foreword by Julia Butterfly Hill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875711
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Eco Amazons
20 Women Who Are Transforming the World
Written by Dorka Keehn
Photographed by Colin Finlay
Foreword by Julia Butterfly Hill


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $35.00

It’s a fact: individuals have the power to change the world. And in an age of rampant environmental devastation, nothing is as vital as saving our planet and the health of its inhabitants. Eco Amazons brings together the women leading the charge to create a sustainable future. They are individuals at the forefront of the global... Read more >
The Feminist Promise
The Feminist Promise
Written by Christine Stansell
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ISBN: 9780812972023
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The Feminist Promise
1792 to the Present
Written by Christine Stansell


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $18.00

In this definitive volume, respected historian Christine Stansell tells the story of one of the great democratic movements of our times. She paints richly detailed portraits of well-known leaders—Mary Wollstonecraft, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Betty Friedan—but others, too, appear in a new light, including Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Toni Morrison. Accounting for... Read more >
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Rebels in White Gloves
Rebels in White Gloves
Written by Miriam Horn
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ISBN: 9780307773890
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Rebels in White Gloves
Coming of Age with Hillary's Class--Wellesley '69
Written by Miriam Horn


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $11.99

When the women of the Wellesley class of 1969 entered the ivory tower, they were initiated into a rarefied world. Many were daughters of privilege, many were going for their "MRS." But by the time they graduated four years later, they faced a world turned upside down by the Pill, NOW... Read more >
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