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Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs

by Robert Kanigel

The first major biography of the irrepressible woman who changed the way we view and live in cities, and whose influence can still be felt in any discussion of urban planning to this day.

Eyes on the Street...


Power Your Happy: Work Hard, Play Nice & Build Your Dream Life

by Lisa Sugar

Lisa Sugar has an amazing job. She spends her days at POPSUGAR creating content about pop culture, must-have handbags and makeup, healthy recipes, and Instagram-worthy sweets. She manages an enormously successful,...


My Journey Through War and Peace: Explorations of a Young Filmmaker, Feminist and Spiritual Seeker

by Melissa Burch

"My Journey Through War and Peace: Explorations of a Young Filmmaker, Feminist and Spiritual Seeker" is based on Melissa Burch's experiences as a war journalist for BBC, CBS, and other networks. Her team was...


Losing Helen

Don't Think Twice: Adventure and Healing at 100 Miles Per Hour

by Barbara Schoichet

A late-in-life coming-of-age escapade told with humor and heart, Don’t Think Twice is a moving and irreverent account of grief, growing up, and the healing power of adventure.

Within six months, Barbara Schoichet...


The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, and the Untold Story of the Partnership That Defined a Presidency

by Kathryn Smith

The first biography of arguably the most influential member of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s administration, Marguerite “Missy” LeHand, FDR’s de facto chief of staff, who has been misrepresented, mischaracterized,...


Danger Close: My Epic Journey as a Combat Helicopter Pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan

by Amber Smith

The inspiring and riveting first-ever memoir of active combat by a female helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Amber Smith flew into enemy fire in some of the most dangerous combat zones in the world. One...


Sunshine in Neverland

by Moira Darling

Do you sometimes feel that there is something missing in your life even though you seem to have everything? Or sometimes feel that you are going around in circles, looking for an answer when the question isn’t...


Appealing For Justice: One Lawyer, Four Decades and the Landmark Gay Rights Case: Romer v. Evans

by Susan Berry Casey

Jean Eberhart Dubofsky came of age when trouble was around every corner, fueled by one grave injustice or another. Appealing For Justice is the story of how this shy, unknown, and unheralded woman found her...


Student Comrade Prisoner Spy: A memoir

by Bridget Hilton-Barber

When Bridget Hilton-Barber got on a train to Grahamstown in 1982 to study journalism at Rhodes University, she had no idea of the brutal drama that would unfold. A rebellious young woman, she became politically...


California's Deadliest Women: Dangerous Dames and Murderous Moms

by Josephine Knowles

We like to think of women as nurturers, not murderers, but women do kill. California's Deadliest Women is the definitive guide to the murderesses of the Golden State, a horrifying compendium of women driven...


Helen of Troy - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features Helen of Troy, the daughter of Zeus in Greek mythology whose abduction by Paris resulted in the Trojan War.


The Occult Sciences - Oniromancy or the Study of Dreams

by Various

A republication of the 1897 edition. A study and interpretation of dreams including a key to various types of dreams.


The Occult Sciences - Chiromancy Or Palm Reading

by Various

A republication of the 1897 edition. The illustrated contents deal with all aspects of the fascinating art, history and science of palm reading.


Ninon de l'Enclos - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features the French author and courtesan, Ninon de l'Enclos who lived between 1620 and 1705. She was a figure of wit and beauty in the literary...


Lydia Ernestine Becker - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features the founder of the Women's Suffrage Journal that was published between 1870 and 1890. She was a prominent figure in the early British suffrage...


Lucy Stone - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features Lucy Stone (1818 - 1893), the American abolitionist and suffragist campaigner who was the first woman in America not to adopt her husband's...


Lady Henry Somerset - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features Lady Henry Somerset, an English philanthropist and temperance leader of the nineteenth century who was president of British Woman's Temperance...


Julia Ward Howe - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features Julia Ward Howe, an American feminist, abolitionist, social reformer and writer (1819 - 1910).


Mary Lyon - Influential Women in History

by Anon.

This book is part of a series on historical female figures. It features Mary Lyon, an American educationalist born in 1797. She is best known for pioneering women's education and founding Mount Holyoke and Wheaton...