How to Be a Woman

How to Be a Woman

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Though they have the vote and the Pill and haven't been burned as witches since 1727, life isn't exactly a stroll down the catwalk for modern women. They are beset by uncertainties and questions: Why are they supposed to get Brazilians? Why do bras hurt? Why the incessant talk about babies? And do men secretly hate them?

Caitlin Moran interweaves provocative observations on women's lives with laugh-out-loud funny scenes from her own, from the riot of adolescence to… (more)

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“How to Be a Woman” is a glorious, timely stand against sexism so ingrained we barely even notice it. It is, in the dour language she militates so brilliantly against, a book that needed to be written.

It is a wonderfully, empowering read putting you in full ranty mood and giving you plenty of food for thought.

The triumph of How To Be A Woman is that it adds to women's confidence. It reminds us that sexism, and all that is associated with it, is not only repressive, it is tedious and stupid.

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Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins (July 17, 2012)

Collection: Harper

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 1010 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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