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    How to Be a Woman

    How to Be a Woman

    Caitlin Moran

    "Caitlin Moran is the profane, witty and wonky best friend I wish I had. She's the feminist rock star we need right now."—Ayelet Waldman, author of Bad Mother"Caitlin Moran is so fabulous, so funny, so freshly feminist. I don't want to be like her—I want to be her." —Peggy Orenstein,…

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  • Courage to Soar (with Bonus Content)

    Courage to Soar (with Bonus Content)

    Biles, Simone; Burford, Michelle; Retton, Mary Lou

    In this official autobiography from four-time Olympic gold-winning and record-setting American gymnast Simone Biles, Simone shares how her faith, family, passion, and perseverance against tremendous odds helped make her one of the top athletes and record-breaking gymnasts in the world—now with 25 world championship medals.

    Simone Biles’ entrance into the world…

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  • From Here to Eternity

    From Here to Eternity

    Caitlin Doughty

    A New York Times and Los Angeles Times Bestseller "Doughty chronicles [death] practices with tenderheartedness, a technician's fascination, and an unsentimental respect for grief." —Jill Lepore, The New Yorker Fascinated by our pervasive fear of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty embarks on a global expedition to discover how other cultures…

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  • Fly Girls

    Fly Girls

    O'Brien, Keith

    Between the world wars, no sport was more popular, or more dangerous, than airplane racing. Thousands of fans flocked to multi day events, and cities vied with one another to host them. The pilots themselves were hailed as dashing heroes who cheerfully stared death in the face. Well, the men…

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  • Mom & Me & Mom

    Mom & Me & Mom

    Maya Angelou

    The story of Maya Angelou's extraordinary life has been chronicled in her multiple bestselling autobiographies. But now, at last, the legendary author shares the deepest personal story of her life: her relationship with her mother. For the first time, Angelou reveals the triumphs and struggles of being the daughter of…

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  • Taking Flight

    Taking Flight

    Elaine Deprince

    Michaela DePrince was known as girl no. 27 at the orphanage, where she was abandoned at a young age and tormented as a "devil child" for a skin condition that makes her skin appear spotted. But it was at the orphanage that Michaela would find a picture of a beautiful…

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  • Yale Needs Women

    Yale Needs Women

    Gardiner Perkins, Anne

    \"Perkins makes the story of these early and unwitting feminist pioneers come alive against the backdrop of the contemporaneous civil rights and anti-war movements of the 1970s, and offers observations that remain eerily relevant on U.S. campuses today.\" —Edward B. Fiske, bestselling author of Fiske Guide to Colleges

    \"If Yale was…

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  • Women in Science

    Women in Science

    Ignotofsky, Rachel

    The New York Times best seller Women in Science highlights the contributions of 50 notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), from the ancient to the modern world. This fascinating collection contains information about relevant topics, such as lab equipment and rates of women currently…

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  • The Forest Feast Mediterranean

    The Forest Feast Mediterranean

    Erin Gleeson

    Erin Gleeson, New York Times bestselling author, returns with a gorgeously illustrated cookbook that will transport you to the Mediterranean coast For years, Forest Feast readers have been transported to Erin Gleeson's picturesque cabin in the woods through her stunning photography of magical gatherings and vibrant vegetarian cooking. Now, Gleeson…

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  • Good Housekeeping Air Fryer Cookbook

    Good Housekeeping Air Fryer Cookbook

    Susan Westmoreland

    Enjoy healthier, delicious versions of all your favorite foods with this introductory air fryer cookbook from Good Housekeeping. Harnessing the power of circulating hot air, air frying allows you to roast, bake, and enjoy the taste and crunch of fried foods—but without as much oil or grease. Who better than…

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  • Betty Crocker Halloween Cookbook

    Betty Crocker Halloween Cookbook

    Betty Crocker

    A spooktacular and delicious collection of Halloween recipesWhen it comes to fun food, nothing beats Halloween. From scary treats (Boneyard Dirt Pops) to frightening main dishes (Spiderweb Black Bean Burgers) to blood-curdling beverages (Chilling Jack-o'-Lantern Smoothies), this must-have collection of Halloween recipes will keep kids and adults well fed and…

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  • The Anti-Inflammation Cookbook

    The Anti-Inflammation Cookbook

    Amanda Haas

    Recent research reveals that inflammation has a negative impact on general wellness and can worsen many common health conditions, including migraines, diabetes, heart disease, weight gain, arthritis, and gastrointestinal disorders. The good news? Eating certain foods and avoiding others can be a highly effective way to diminish and manage inflammation.…

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  • The Anti-Inflammatory Kitchen Cookbook

    The Anti-Inflammatory Kitchen Cookbook

    Leslie Langevin

    Learn how inflammation occurs in the body, how it contributes to your symptoms, and how a properly calibrated diet of delicious, therapeutic dishes can help alleviate your discomfort. If you suffer from fatigue, migraines, eczema, allergic reactions, mast cell activation, celiac disease, IBS, chronic hives, or an inflammatory condition such…

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  • Good Housekeeping Instant Pot® Cookbook

    Good Housekeeping Instant Pot® Cookbook

    Good Housekeeping

    Make 60 delicious recipes using the home cook's newest dream appliance: the Instant Pot®!Officially authorized by Instant Pot! With its 6-in-1 capabilities, the Instant Pot® saves time and space in the kitchen—and once you try it you'll wonder how you ever lived without it. It can pressure cook, slow cook,…

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  • Weight Watchers Family Meals

    Weight Watchers Family Meals

    Weight Watchers

    Weight Watchers provides a simple plan to enjoy meals with friends and family; from weekday meals to special occasions, the recipes make eating together fun and healthy Want to create healthy, mouthwatering meals for your family, but starved for time? Weight Watchers Family Meals makes cooking together a snap—and ensures…

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  • Keto Lunches

    Keto Lunches

    Stephanie Pedersen

    Sticking to your keto diet just got easier (and more delicious) thanks to these easy grab-and-go lunches! Keto eating is one of today's hottest trends—but lunch can be especially challenging for those on this popular diet. What should you prepare? And how can you find time to make it? Fortunately,…

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  • Country Living Christmas at Home

    Country Living Christmas at Home

    Country Living

    Have yourself a merry little Country Living Christmas with this gorgeous guide to decorating, cooking, and celebrating the best holiday ever! Country Living knows how to make Christmas memorable, and that's why this spectacular book will become your new go-to resource every year. It's filled with more than 200 beautiful…

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  • The Disappearing Spoon

    The Disappearing Spoon

    Sam Kean

    The periodic table is one of man's crowning scientific achievements. But it's also a treasure trove of stories of passion, adventure, betrayal, and obsession. The infectious tales and astounding details in The Disappearing Spoon follow carbon, neon, silicon, and gold as they play out their parts in human history, finance,…

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  • Girls and Their Cats

    Girls and Their Cats

    Wills, BriAnne; Moody, Elyse

    For New York City fashion and beauty photographer BriAnne Wills, the \"crazy cat lady\" is a myth. Co-written with Elyse Moody, senior editor at Martha Stewart Living, this book redefines the stereotype by showcasing 50 strong, independent, and artistic women who take the world in stride, flanked by their beloved…

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  • Mythologica

    Mythologica

    Victoria Topping

    An illustrated encyclopedia of Greek mythology like no other, Mythologica features startlingly beautiful and exquisitely otherworldly portraits of mythological characters in eye-popping colour from artist Victoria Topping and authoritative text from Classics scholar and Greek mythology expert Dr Stephen Kershaw.Uncover the colourful lives of 50 powerful gods and goddesses, earth-dwelling…

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  • New eBooks

New eBooks