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The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave: With Linked Table of Contents

by Mary Prince

Mary Prince was the first woman slave to write of her experience. Her recollections are vivid, powerful, and lyrical. Upon its publication the book had a galvanizing effect on the abolitionist movement in England....


A Little Thing Called Life

by Linda Thompson

Award-winning songwriter Linda Thompson breaks her silence, sharing the extraordinary story of her life, career, and epic romances with two of the most celebrated, yet enigmatic, modern American superstars—Elvis...


Army Wife: A Story of Love and Family in the Heart of the Army

by Vicki Cody

This book is a rare glimpse into the heart of the Army, as seen through the eyes of Vicki Cody, an Army wife of thirty-three years who fell in love with a lieutenant and stayed by his side as he rose up through...


Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal

by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

The bestselling author of Encyclopedia an Ordinary Life returns with a literary experience that is unprecedented, unforgettable, and explosively human. 

 

In the ten years since the publication of her beloved,...


Helen Keller: The Story of My Life: The Story of My Life' by Helen Keller with 'Her Letters' (1887-1901) and 'A Supplementary Account of Her Education

by Helen Keller

'The Story of My Life' is Helen Keller's autobiography detailing her early life, especially her experiences with Anne Sullivan. The book is dedicated to inventor Alexander Graham Bell. The dedication reads,...


The Frontline Generation: How We Served Post 9/11

by Marjorie K Eastman

 “The leadership lessons learned in combat apply here at home: take care of the people to your left and to your right. You are the frontlines—no matter where or how you serve.”

 

It began as a personal...


Avalanche: A Love Story

by Julia Leigh

An intensely personal narrative of loss, hope, and longing for a child. In this brave and lucid account, Julia Leigh broaches a challenging life event often left undiscussed: how the struggle to have a child...


Perfectly Imperfect: Seeing Yourself Through The Eyes of God

by Deshauna Jones

The list of social pressures for women is seemingly endless, and trying to reach these nearly impossible social ideals can cause damage to the impressionable minds of young women that last well into their adult...


The Strength to Say No

by Rekha Kalindi & Mouhssine Ennaimi

The true story of one girl who said "no" to tradition, and the effect it had upon a nationIn a remote village in Bengal, 11-year-old Rekha and her large family lived by rolling handmade cigarettes. She frequently...


The Girl Who Escaped ISIS: This Is My Story

by Farida Khalaf & Andrea C. Hoffmann

“Farida Khalaf’s story is harrowing but crucial—especially when it comes to understanding what ISIS actually is and does.” —Glamour

“As gripping as it is appalling…a compelling testament to the...


Violent Obsession: The Stalker Next Door

by Jackie Eigner & Simon Gullifer

The Stalker Next Door. The amazing true story of lust, fixation, courage and survival

To her, he was just the boy next door. To him she was something more. They were never lovers. They were never friends....


Florence Foster Jenkins

by Nicholas Martin & Jasper Rees

Florence Foster Jenkins was the most famous, though untalented, soprano in twentieth century America. Her extraordinary story is now a film directed by Stephen Frears starring Meryl Streep as the indomitable...


Life of the Party: The Remarkable Story of How Brownie Wise Built, and Lost, a Tupperware Party Empire

by Bob Kealing

The incredible story of Brownie Wise, the Southern single mother—and postwar #Girlboss—who built, and lost, a Tupperware home-party empire

Before Mary Kay, Martha Stewart, and Joy Mangano, there was Brownie...


Wear and Tear: The Threads of My Life

by Tracy Tynan

A candid, entertaining memoir told through clothes.

Tracy Peacock Tynan grew up in London in the 1950’s and 60s, privy to her parents’ glamorous parties and famous friends—Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh,...


Trying to Float: Coming of Age in the Chelsea Hotel

by Nicolaia Rips

“Hysterically droll, touching, elegant, and wise—a coming-of-age story from someone who possibly came of age before her parents” (Patricia Marx, New Yorker writer and bestselling author), Trying to Float...


A Fox's Tale: Insights from one of Africa's most creative strategic thinkers

by Chantell Ilbury & Daryl Ilbury

Sit down with one of Africa's most creative strategic minds, and really get to know her and how she thinks ... In this book, and for the first time, Chantell Ilbury - bestselling business author, renowned scenario...


Everyday Matters: Selected Letters of Dora Taylor, Bessie Head & Lilian Ngoyi

by M. J. Daymond

This important book brings together the previously unpublished letters of three women, Lilian Ngoyi, Bessie Head, and Dora Taylor. While Ngoyi, Head, and the lesser-known Taylor each made vital and perhaps underappreciated...


Exit!

by Grizelda Grootboom

Exit! is the story of Grizelda Grootboom life of prostitution and her ultimate escape from it all. Grizelda's life was dramatically changed when she was gang raped at the age of nine by teenagers in her township....


A House Full of Daughters

by Juliet Nicolson

A family memoir that traces the myths, legends, and secrets of seven generations of remarkable women

All families have their myths and legends. For many years Juliet Nicolson accepted hers--the dangerous beauty...


The Mistresses of Cliveden: Three Centuries of Scandal, Power, and Intrigue in an English Stately Home

by Natalie Livingstone

For fans of Downton Abbey comes an immersive historical epic about a lavish English manor and a dynasty of rich and powerful women who ruled the estate over three centuries of misbehavior, scandal, intrigue,...